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New York City Sightseeing Cruise

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2 terminals: Pier 40 (West–Houston Sts.), Pier 15 (So. St. Seaport)
Manhattan, NY 10014
Take in unrivaled views of Manhattan's skyline and other New York City landmarks on this 1-hour sightseeing cruise around New York Harbor. Glide past the new Freedom Tower and the Empire State Building, and marvel as you get up close to the Statue of Liberty. View Ellis Island, Governor's Island, the Brooklyn Bride and Manhattan Bridge from the water as you listen to onboard narration about the Big Apple’s major sights.


  • Treat a loved one on a special occasion
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • See the sights illuminated at night
  • Dinner included
  • Free drinks included

Your 1-hour cruise departs from Pier 15 near Manhattan’s South Street Seaport, part of the East River Esplanade. Aboard your sightseeing yacht, listen to onboard narration as you travel down the East River, through New York Harbor, up the Hudson River and back along the Lower Manhattan shoreline.

Stand on the outer decks for unobstructed views of Manhattan landmarks such as the Empire State Building, the Freedom Tower and the Chrysler Building before gliding past the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and under the Brooklyn Bridge. Admire Manhattan Bridge and Governor's Island while you learn about New York's history.

Beverages, food and souvenirs are available for purchase on board. Your cruise concludes at Pier 15.


  • Onboard narration
  • Port fees and taxes
  • Gratuities


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • All enclosed areas on board are non-smoking; smoking is only permitted outside on the outer decks
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please note: Yacht subject to change

Terms & Conditions

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Voucher Info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Local operator information

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.

Schedule & Info

Departure Point
Pier 15, near South Street Seaport

Departure Time
Cruises depart hourly between 9:30am - 5:00pm

60 minutes

Return Details
Returns to original departure point


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