Many of South County’s most interesting sights are close to Narragansett, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two destinations that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Narragansett Beach and the much-loved Scarborough Beach. And don’t miss the Newport Country Club and Rough Point.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Spend a few hours of viewing the exhibits at the Clouds Hill Victorian Museum in Warwick. The area is a great place for lovers of art. Visit the Warwick Museum of Art in Warwick.
Get your body moving in the great outdoors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Immerse yourself in nature and soak up some sunshine at local green spaces that are sure to delight such as the Blithewold Mansion Gardens and Arboretum in Newport. The nature parks such as the Goddard Memorial State Park in Warwick, show visitors the birds, trees and plants which inhabit the region. Discover the attractive shoreline nearby such as Second Beach in Middletown, Easton's Beach in Newport and Mansion Beach in Block Island.
Discover the local sports teams in South County by catching a game at Dunkin Donuts Center, Providence, home of the Providence Friars and the Providence Bruins. Fans of popular music can also check the stadium’s website to see if there’s a pop or rock concert scheduled during their visit.
When you’re ready to rest your weary head after a day spent exploring the charms of Narragansett, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Best Western The Mainstay Inn, Newport, the Newport Harbor Hotel & Marina, or the Hotel Viking - A Noble House Hotel, Newport.