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New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour

Available from Sunday

New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour

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Make the most of your time in the city that never sleeps on a guided tour of NYC’s top attractions. Travel by both boat (seasonal) and bus as you swing by the 9/11 Memorial, Central Park, Rockefeller Center and more. Then hop aboard a luxury boat for a sightseeing cruise past the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, complete with stunning views of the world-famous skyline and Brooklyn Bridge.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$89.00
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$89.00
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New York City Harbor Lights Cruise

Available from Thursday

New York City Harbor Lights Cruise

star-4.5
Experience the lights of New York City at sunset on this twilight cruise along the Hudson River and into New York Harbor. Book your ticket in advance online to spare any fuss on the night, and set sail to enjoy the illuminated landmarks while learning about the city from a guide’s informative commentary. A great way to end a day of sightseeing or kick off a night on the town.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$41.00
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$41.00
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Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise

Available from Thursday

Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise

star-4.5
Some of the best views of New York City's iconic skyline are from the water. This extended cruise goes all the way around Manhattan Island, affording views of the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Empire State Building, and more. While on-board, learn about the history of the island through live commentary or purchase drinks and snacks.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$44.00
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$44.00

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Manhattan Architecture Yacht Cruise

Available from Sunday

Manhattan Architecture Yacht Cruise

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Avoid the mobs of people sightseeing on land, and opt for this Manhattan architecture yacht cruise instead. From the teak deck of the boat, learn about New York City's architectural landmarks as you circumnavigate the island and listen to the 'Around Manhattan' narration provided by members of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). One beer or glass of wine is provided, as well as soda.
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  • 2 hours 45 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$86.00
Price varies by group size
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$86.00
Price varies by group size
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Manhattan Adventure Boat Ride

Available tomorrow

Manhattan Adventure Boat Ride

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This custom sightseeing tour on the Hudson River is designed for photographers and tourists alike. Travel on the same media boat that news photographers use to cover breaking stories, and view more than 40 iconic sights—including the New York City skyline—from unique vantage points. The captain’s narration provides a comprehensive overview of New York Harbor, with close-up views of landmarks like the Brooklyn Bridge and Statue of Liberty.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$99.00
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$99.00

New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise

Available from Thursday

New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise

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New York City’s landmarks are iconic masterpieces. See the city’s best sights on this relaxing sightseeing cruise. Get an incredible perspective of the Manhattan skyline, plus close-ups of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge and more.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$37.00
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$37.00
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New York City Luxury Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise

Available tomorrow

New York City Luxury Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise

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See New York City’s highlights on a 5-hour tour by luxury bus and harbor cruise, and experience the Big Apple in style and comfort. Cruise through Wall Street’s soaring concrete canyons, capture moving images of the 9/11 memorial, then continue to the elegant avenues that line Central Park. Pause to explore Grand Central Terminal and the Met, and board a sightseeing cruise across the New York Harbor. Enjoy sweeping views of the city from the water, where the Statue of Liberty gazes across to the unforgettable Manhattan skyline.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$109.00
From
$109.00

NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise

Available from Thursday

NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise

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See New York City from the water with a sightseeing cruise from a bustling East River Pier. Navigate the New York Harbor for stunning views of the Statue of Liberty, watch for the iconic shape of the World Financial Center, and capture unforgettable images of the city skyline. See Ellis Island and the Brooklyn Bridge, then watch the Big Apple’s shoreline unfurl as you take it in from the deck of a comfortable sightseeing vessel.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$25.00
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$25.00
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New York City Sunset Cruise on Yacht Manhattan

Available from Thursday

New York City Sunset Cruise on Yacht Manhattan

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Admire a perspective on New York City that many visitors miss during this sunset cruise. Sail down the Hudson River aboard a 1920s replica yacht, and enjoy a drink of your choice. Accompanied by your captain’s light narration, you can take in Ellis Island and Lady Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge and Battery Park, and watch as the sun sets over the Manhattan skyline. Both indoor and outdoor observation areas are available.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$62.00
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$62.00
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New York Fall Foliage Cruise up the Hudson River

Available from Saturday

New York Fall Foliage Cruise up the Hudson River

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If you’re looking to get a close-up view of New York City’s beautiful fall foliage, but want to stay warm during the chilly weather, this Hudson River fall foliage cruise is just the solution. You can stay indoors in the heated salon and use the large windows in the enclosed observatory to catch sight of the fall leaves and some of NYC’s top landmarks.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$88.00
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$88.00
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Statue of Liberty and New York City Skyline Sightseeing Cruise

Available from Apr 4

Statue of Liberty and New York City Skyline Sightseeing Cruise

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Many of New York City's most memorable landmarks can be seen from the water and this cruise lets you see the sights without the crowds. Hop aboard a 1920s-style yacht and set sail around New York Harbor, Liberty Island, and the Hudson River. While on-board, sip an included drink as you admire views of the Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty from the solarium or open-air deck.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$48.00
From
$48.00
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Statue of Liberty Boat and Ellis Island 60 Min Cruise-OPEN

Available tomorrow

Statue of Liberty Boat and Ellis Island 60 Min Cruise-OPEN

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Secure your ticket in advance for this New York Harbor sightseeing cruise: prebooking will spare you the fuss of ticket-buying in Manhattan. Settle indoors or out on the 3-level Lady Liberty paddleboat and pass under the Brooklyn Bridge for views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and Manhattan’s skyline, including One World Trade Center. Choose a departure to suit you and upgrade to add access to Liberty Island’s grounds.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.00
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$30.00
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60 min Sightseeing Cruise on a Yacht to View The Statue of Liberty

Available from Thursday

60 min Sightseeing Cruise on a Yacht to View The Statue of Liberty

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Discover the Statue of Liberty from the water’s edge—and enjoy a comfortable alternative to crowded ferry transit—when you book this yacht tour of New York Harbor. Perfect for time-pressed travelers, this tour via well-appointed yacht departs multiple times daily from Pier 36. Once you hop aboard, pick from indoor and outdoor viewing areas, listen to live narration, and get within just 100 feet (30 meters) of Lady Liberty.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$16.00
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$16.00
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New York City Sky Line & Statue of Liberty Sightseeing Cruise Pier 36 OPENED

Available tomorrow

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New York City Sky Line & Statue of Liberty Sightseeing Cruise Pier 36 OPENED

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Cruise the New York Harbor in style—and enjoy a speedy and convenient way to see some of its highlights—on this seamless sightseeing cruise. Pick from multiple convenient departure times, make your own way to Pier 36, and hop aboard your vessel. Get comfortable indoors or on the outer decks, and keep your camera at the ready: you’ll glide past the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, Ellis Island, and more.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$19.99
$26.66
$6.67 savings
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$19.99
$26.66
$6.67 savings
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Cruise around Statue of Liberty & Manhattan Skyline Pier 36

Available tomorrow

Cruise around Statue of Liberty & Manhattan Skyline Pier 36

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Even travelers with limited time can enjoy some of the best views in NYC with this quick Big Apple sightseeing cruise. Meet up at Pier 36 to set sail in the East River, where you can expect standout skyline views from the ship's deck. Relax and enjoy views of top area sights—like the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges—and make your way to see the iconic Statue of Liberty.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$27.72
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$27.72
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Private New York City Boat Tour

Available from Apr 21

Private New York City Boat Tour

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See New York City from the waters of the Hudson River on your own private motorboat tour. Enjoy two hours of sightseeing with stops at the Brooklyn Bridge, Freedom Tower (One World Trade Center) and Statue of Liberty. Bring your group of up to six people along with your own food or drink for this exclusive New York boating experience. Your tour departs from a convenient location in lower Manhattan.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$480.00
per group
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$480.00
per group

New York City Package: Statue of Liberty Reserve Ticket, THE TOUR and Lunch or Dinner

Available tomorrow

New York City Package: Statue of Liberty Reserve Ticket, THE TOUR and Lunch or Dinner

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Explore the highlights of New York City with a package that includes a sightseeing bus tour and reserved tickets for the Statue of Liberty ferry. Take the bus tour around the city, then ride the ferry to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Includes an audio tour at both the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, and a meal at Dave and Busters restaurant in Times Square.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$102.66
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$102.66

Statue of Liberty Sunset Sightseeing Cruise & New York City Sky Line Pier 36

Available tomorrow

Statue of Liberty Sunset Sightseeing Cruise & New York City Sky Line Pier 36

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Enjoy some of the most spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline, New York Harbor, and Statue of Liberty when you book this sunset cruise. Make your own way to Pier 36, hop aboard your vessel, and take to the water just as the sun starts to set. During your excursion, you’ll glide past Lady Liberty, Ellis Island, and the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges—and will enjoy marvelous views of the skyline as the lights start to come on.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$20.26
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$20.26

New York City Shearwater Daytime Statue Sail

Available from Apr 24

New York City Shearwater Daytime Statue Sail

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See some of New York’s top attractions away from the mobs of people on land during this daytime Statue of Liberty sail aboard a historical sailing ship. Cruise around New York Harbor, and enjoy views of the Manhattan skyline, plus landmarks like One World Trade Center, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, and Ellis Island.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.00
From
$45.00

NYC Statue of Liberty Tall Ship Sailing Cruise

Available from May 1

NYC Statue of Liberty Tall Ship Sailing Cruise

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Admire New York City's famous skyline from the water on this afternoon cruise. Choose from two departure times and set sail around New York Harbor on-board a historic sailboat. Enjoy incredible views of Manhattan and spot landmarks such as One World Trade Center, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty, and Ellis Island. While on-board, help raise the sails or even take a turn navigating the ship.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$45.00
From
$45.00
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New York Private Boat Charter (Up to 6 Passengers)

Available tomorrow

New York Private Boat Charter (Up to 6 Passengers)

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New York City is one of the world’s most popular destinations for travelers, meaning regular city cruises can be overcrowded and uncomfortable. This New York private charter experience sets the perfect tone for quiet city sightseeing with just your group of family or friends. Your captain points out more than 40 New York City sights and knows the best spots to stop at for taking the most amazing pictures.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$600.00
per group
From
$600.00
per group

60-Minute Statue of Liberty Sightseeing Cruise

Available tomorrow

60-Minute Statue of Liberty Sightseeing Cruise

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First-time visitors or those in New York City for a short time will appreciate this express boat tour. Take in sights of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge, One World Trade, and other famous New York landmarks. While on-board, listen to the live guided commentary in English or an audio guide in 10 more languages, downloadable to your phone.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$32.00
Price varies by group size
From
$32.00
Price varies by group size
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Private Sunset Sail to the Statue of Liberty

Available tomorrow

Private Sunset Sail to the Statue of Liberty

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For some of the best views of the NYC skyline without the crowds of a typical sightseeing cruise, don't miss this private sunset sail that's just for your guests. Set out on your private yacht from New York's West Side, as your captain pilots the vessel into the Hudson River. As you cruise you can lounge on the deck, listen to your favorite tunes through Bluetooth speakers, and enjoy panoramic views of the New York cityscape and Financial District.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$750.00
per group
From
$750.00
per group
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Full New York City Tour with Sightseeing Cruise

Available tomorrow

Full New York City Tour with Sightseeing Cruise

See a multitude of top iconic sights up close during this full-day, guided, walking tour that includes all entrance fees. Let your guide navigate the route so you can focus on connecting with the city’s streets, people, and sights like Times Square, Radio City Music Hall, Rockefeller Center, Battery Park, 5thAvenue, the Statue of Liberty, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and more.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$277.32
Price varies by group size
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$277.32
Price varies by group size

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