Newport's Historic Bayfront, Newport

4.5
Get a glimpse of the fishing industry of the past at Newport's Historic Bayfront, which still operates as a fishing port. Watch ships bring in large catches that are sold to the many restaurants lining the water. You'll notice sea lions and gulls eager to snatch stray fish. Enjoy fresh seafood and bay views at one of the restaurants. Bring along a jacket, because it gets chilly by the water. Make Newport's Historic Bayfront a centerpiece of your Newport vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Newport trip planner.
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  • The Bayfront always has the added attractions of the Sea Lions gathered upon Port Dock One - but this trip there were no Sea Lions - very disenchanting. We had to park down at the end and walk back.....  more »
  • The majority of the shops in the area are open and welcoming guests! Don’t forget your mask, or you will not be able to go inside the shops. It was fun to check out the unique shops, look at the...  more »
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  • A REAL WORKING SEAFOOD PORT it is a great stop and the seal lions are awesome. Make it a lunch stop on your travels down the coast and take the kids .. way cheaper than the sea lion caves and really fun to watch, hear, and smell the sea lions
  • The Bayfront is always a nice little place to walk and explore. It seems to always be a busy place. Watching the Sea Lions never gets old. The water is always a peaceful place to be!

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