Tour Newport Harbor, with its classic and mega-yachts and picturesque surroundings before venturing onto Narragansett Bay. There find a rocky shoreline, charming lighthouses, impressive mansions, and more. With a capacity of up to 6 guests, Lyra sails on daily charters from Newport, Rhode Island, from mid-April through the end of November. We offer private two-hour, half-day and full-day sailing charters as well as advanced sailing instruction. To get a preview of what you might see out there check out our sights page.
Discover Newport and the surrounding area with Captain Green. Whether in search of a lazy sail, historic tour information, stunning photography, or advanced sailing instruction, Green will make sure that you get the most out of your experience. With a perfect safety record and years of sailing experience, he is also a writer for marine publications such as Cruising World magazine.
Sail a vessel that has traveled the world. Feel the freedom of wind and water aboard this lovely 44-foot ketch. Reward yourself by taking the helm of this seakindly and responsive vessel, or simply enjoy her fine sailing qualities with a tasty beverage in hand.
Each sail is private; there are no strangers
Lyra is the largest 6 passenger sailboat offering charters and tours in Newport, RI
We have more deck space on which to relax
We have full facilities
On Watch is very flexible and can meet your personal needs
Captain Green has an unblemished safety record and extensive local knowledge
You can help support a small local business
Are you in Newport RI for the Volvo Ocean Race? Book Lyra and get up close to the action!
After asking around, numerous people we asked recommended Green and his 44' ketch Lyra. They were not mistaken...
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