Kingston is a popular place to visit in South County as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are close. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Narragansett Beach and the iconic Scarborough Beach. Two other great attractions that are nearby Kingston are the Newport Country Club and the White Horse Tavern.
Vacationers in Kingston, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, will appreciate the nearby museums and theaters. Book a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the beautiful displays at the Clouds Hill Victorian Museum in Warwick. There are some excellent galleries to visit near here including the Warwick Museum of Art in Warwick.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to enjoy the child-friendly attractions nearby. Visit the Mulligan's Island Golf and Entertainment in Cranston. The kids will love the chance to get out and get active.
If the weather is good get outdoors and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. Bring a picnic, take a few photos, or just enjoy the fresh air at the Blithewold Mansion Gardens and Arboretum in Newport. Discover the beauty of the Goddard Memorial State Park in Warwick. Get in touch with nature at one of the area’s beaches, for example Second Beach in Middletown and Easton's Beach in Newport.
Find the perfect accessory, grab a bite to eat or just window shop at nearby shopping hotspots such as Warwick Mall in Warwick.
A prominent feature on the South County skyline is Dunkin Donuts Center, Providence, the stomping ground of the Providence Friars college basketball team in winter and the Providence Bruins ice hockey team. If sports are not your thing and you’d rather see a band play, check the stadium’s website to see what’s on during your visit.
After a long day seeing the sights around Kingston, recharge your batteries in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Best Western The Mainstay Inn, Newport, the Newport Harbor Hotel & Marina and the Best Western Airport Inn, Warwick are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.