Become an Eco-Tourist- experience cultural encounters, unforgettable wildlife viewings and active adventures. Our tours inspire an appreciation for nature, a respect for diverse cultures and benefits the local communities you visit. Ecotourism is responsible travel at its best. Travel deepens our awareness and connects us to the world around us. Historic Tours of Newport’s Ecotours connects you in a responsible, enjoyable and imaginative way. Join us and discover your own inspiration. Research finds, being outside in nature for just 20 minutes a day was enough to significantly boost vitality levels.Feeling sluggish? The solution may require getting outside the box , the building!
“Nature is fuel for the soul, ” says Richard Ryan, lead author and a professor of psychology at the University of Rochester. “Often when we feel depleted we reach for a cup of coffee, but research suggests a better way to get energized is to connect with nature,” he says. “Nature is something within which we flourish, so having it be more a part of our lives is critical, especially when we live and work in built environments.” concludes Ryan.
Tour#6 : Fascinating Flora & Fauna Ecotour (approximately 2.5 hrs)
Enjoy a guided tour of the wildlife sanctuary and environmental education center with more than 325 acres of diverse habitats and 7 miles of hiking trails. Enjoy watching Goldfinch buzzing near you, Blue Jays and many other birds. Hike through Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge..be ready to be surprised by white tailed deer…and don’t miss the incredible view, get to know the Flora and Fauna of Middletown , Rhode Island.
What is Included: Transportation , Trail Fee, Tour Guide and Parking.