Aboard Hornblower’s hour-long International Sightseeing Cruise, you’ll enjoy unparalleled views of Manhattan’s iconic skyline and landmarks, including the Freedom Tower, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Manhattan Bridge, Governor’s Island and more!
Our Cruises depart multiple times daily from Pier 15 and travel down the East River, through New York Harbor, up the Hudson and back along Lower Manhattan’s shoreline.
Available for purchase is the New York in your Pocket Souvenir Guide, which will guide through all of the different landmarks. It is currently available in eight languages: English, Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Italian, Korean, Portuguese and Spanish.
While onboard feel free to roam around the boat to take selfies and even grab a bite at the concessions stand.
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.
May – October 10: times daily 9:30am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:00pm, 1:30, 2:30pm, 3:30pm, 5:00pm
November – April 5: times daily 10:00am, 11:30pm, 1:00pm, 2:30pm,4:00pm
*Boards 30 minutes before departure time.
same as departure