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New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour

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
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$89.00
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$89.00
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New York City Harbor Lights Cruise

New York City Harbor Lights Cruise

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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
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$41.00
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$41.00
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New York Dinner Cruise

New York Dinner Cruise

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Get a totally different and exciting perspective on New York: from a fun dinner cruise that floats around New York Harbor and Manhattan offering stunning views of the city and some of the world's most famous landmarks, from the Statue of Liberty to the Brooklyn Bridge to the Empire State Building. Indulge in a delicious buffet dinner and then groove to the onboard DJ'ed music being spun. Add this dinner cruise to your New York itinerary today!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$163.46
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$163.46
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New York Premier Dinner Cruise

New York Premier Dinner Cruise

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Forget trying to snag a hard-to-get reservation at New York's hottest restaurants du jour. Instead, indulge in a delicious 3-course dinner during the cruise on an all-glass boat around New York City that offers you an up-close look at the Statue of Liberty and other famed sites. As a live pianist plays relaxing music for you, take in the immense view of one of the world's great cities and enjoy a delicious pre-set dinner by the on-board executive chef. Upgrade to enjoy a romantic or first class VIP experience including a private table and French sparkling wine.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$208.68
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$208.68
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Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise

Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise

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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
  • Taking safety measures
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$44.00
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$44.00
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Manhattan Architecture Yacht Cruise

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
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$106.00
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New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise

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
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$37.00
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$37.00
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Manhattan Adventure Boat Ride

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
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$99.00
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$99.00
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Circle Line: NYC Liberty Cruise

Circle Line: NYC Liberty Cruise

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See the highlights of New York City from the water on this sightseeing cruise along the Hudson River. Ideal for first-time visitors who want to see as much as possible and avoid waiting in traffic, this cruise offers views of the Manhattan skyline, One World Trade Center, and the Empire State Building, plus close-ups of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.00
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$31.00
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New York City Statue of Liberty Super Express Cruise
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New York City Statue of Liberty Super Express Cruise

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Don't waste precious hours on your NYC vacation at the Statue of Liberty when you can try this speedy Lady Liberty cruise that's perfect for travelers with limited time. Just hop aboard at Lower Manhattan's Battery Park and soak up the sea breeze as you're whisked past Lady Liberty. You can marvel at the statue from the water, learn about the landmark from your guide's live narration, and snap a few up-close photos with unobstructed views of this must-see NYC attraction.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.00
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$24.00
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Niagara Falls in One Day from New York City
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Niagara Falls in One Day from New York City

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Experience one of the country’s most famous sights with a day trip to Niagara Falls from Manhattan. See the waterfalls from many different vantage points and have some time to explore Niagara Falls State Park on your own. Get close enough to the falls to feel their mist, and have plenty of great photo ops. Plus, leave the worry of driving and navigating to your guide.
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  • 19 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$175.00
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$175.00
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Statue of Liberty and New York City Skyline Sightseeing Cruise
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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
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$60.00
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New York City Luxury Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise

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
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$109.00
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$109.00

New York Lunch Cruise
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New York Lunch Cruise

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Relax on a comfortable boat as it cruises around New York Harbor and Manhattan on this relaxing 2-hour afternoon cruise that includes an all-you-can-eat buffet and DJ'ed music. Get great views and a different perspective on the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, One World Trade Center and the Empire State Building. And indulge in the delicious buffet lunch wile doing it. Upgrade the afternoon to receive a welcome glass of champagne in a souvenir glass, a table for your party size, and access to a platinum open bar.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.63
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NYC Statue of Liberty Tall Ship Sailing Cruise
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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
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$45.00
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New York City Shearwater Daytime Statue Sail

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
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New York City Sunset Cruise on Yacht Manhattan
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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
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$78.00
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OPENED: Statue of Liberty Boat and Ellis Island 60 Min Sightseeing Cruise

OPENED: Statue of Liberty Boat and Ellis Island 60 Min Sightseeing Cruise

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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
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$30.00
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NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise

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
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$27.00
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New York City Sunset Sail

New York City Sunset Sail

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Enjoy a New York City evening on the water during this 2-hour twilight cruise. Take in views of the Statue of Liberty and Manhattan skyline while the sun sets, and order drinks from the on-board bar (own expense). This is a great way to start a night out in the Big Apple.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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$75.00
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New York Day Sail to the Statue of Liberty on America 2.0
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New York Day Sail to the Statue of Liberty on America 2.0

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Enjoy magnificent views of the Statue of Liberty from the water on this 2-hour cruise. Set sail around New York Harbor on a traditional masted sailboat, the America 2.0, and admire views of Lower Manhattan, New Jersey, and Ellis Island from the water. While on-board, enjoy included drink on deck.
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  • 2 hours
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$68.00
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Around Manhattan Brunch Cruise

Around Manhattan Brunch Cruise

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Do brunch in style during this leisurely cruise around the island of Manhattan with a 4-course brunch included. Go back in time as you board the 1920s-style yacht with teak floors and open-air decks and raise a glass to brunch in the Big Apple. Choose from pastries, classic brunch dishes, fruit and more at the buffet. Enjoy the everchanging skyline views as you sail around the entire island.
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  • 2 hours 45 minutes
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$158.80
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$158.80
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OPENED: New York City Sky Line & Statue of Liberty Sightseeing Cruise Pier 36

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

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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
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$29.99
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Champagne Brunch Sail in New York City

Champagne Brunch Sail in New York City

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Savor the traditional New York City brunch with a serious twist on this Big Apple champagne sailing cruise. Tuck into a full buffet, complete with coffee, tea and Prosecco. Enjoy homemade muffins, breads and bagels, plus meats, cheese and more. Relax on board as you make your way through the placid waters surrounding the city and take in epic skylines as you enjoy brunch. This cruise is capped at 40 people, which ensures there's plenty of room on deck. Beer, wine, cocktails and soft drinks are available for purchase.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.00
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What people are saying about Day Cruises in New York City

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New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour
"The tour guide, Tyler, was the best tour guide I have ever encountered. She was beyond knowledgeable of New York and its rich history. Will definitely tour with her again."..."
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New York City Harbor Lights Cruise
"Excellent time and views, highly recommend to all! There was drinks and food offered, which were both delicious."..."
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New York Dinner Cruise
"It was a spectacular,marvelous,picturesque experience.We would definitely do it again.I surprised my husband for his birthday and he was in awe.The view was everything for him........when we met with the lady up close and personal(statue of liberty)we were like what!!!!!!.........we were speechless.The experience was just great."..."
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New York Premier Dinner Cruise
"Truly spectacular time exceptional food great service and the views!!!! A wonderful way to see a new perspective of nyc"..."
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Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise
"Seeing New York from a boat ride was beautiful. A lot of things to see that you can’t see on a city tour or bus tour. Recommend!!!!"..."
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Manhattan Architecture Yacht Cruise
"Guide was extremely knowledgeable and educated about history and architecture of NY. Food was good and reasonably priced. So glad we did this tour for my brothers 60th birthday-we all loved it !!!"..."
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New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise
"The pictures and learning the full names of the areas that were nicknamed like Soho, Tribeca, Dumbo."..."
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Manhattan Adventure Boat Ride
"We had a great tour with Captain Joel. The boat was a blast. Seeing the city of NYC and surrounding islands from a different vantage point was exciting and my kids were able to mix culture with excitement!! Who could ask for more!"..."
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Circle Line: NYC Liberty Cruise
"Nice short tour. If you don’t upgrade to premium, you can’t go to the upper deck of the boat. Still nice on lower deck though. There’s no air conditioning on upper deck."..."
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New York City Statue of Liberty Super Express Cruise
"Excellent way to see NYC. The guide was informative and funny. It was cold but the view from the windows are good. We went outside to get pictures of the Statue of Liberty."..."
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Niagara Falls in One Day from New York City
"It was a great experience and we got the chance that the Mist boat was finally opened. Be ready for a long trip. Carlos was a great host."..."
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Statue of Liberty and New York City Skyline Sightseeing Cruise
"My boyfried loved it! And it was his first time at NYC and also my surprise for him <3 i’m so happy I booked this!"..."
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New York City Luxury Bus Tour with Harbor Cruise
"Tour Guide Jay was excellent. The small group and the van were a pleasure. We just wished we had seen more of the movies Jay pointed out locations for."..."
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New York Lunch Cruise
"Absolutely brilliant and worth every penny. Amazing service (thank you Anthony), great food and the unlimited bar upgrade was worth the additional money. The cruise itself afforded spectacular views and we loved every minute."..."
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NYC Statue of Liberty Tall Ship Sailing Cruise
"Make sure to find correct debarkation location...lol. The cruise itself is great. Wonderful views of the skyline against the sunset and very friendly and helpful crew and staff. Would do again."..."
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New York City Shearwater Daytime Statue Sail
"Highly recommend. Its a great way to spend 2 hours and see New York from a different perspective and get out onto the water."..."
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New York City Sunset Cruise on Yacht Manhattan
"Great Experience for the whole family! Views where stunning and my photos are amazing. The ship was clean, comfortable and very stylish. Highly recommend."..."
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OPENED: Statue of Liberty Boat and Ellis Island 60 Min Sightseeing Cruise
"Cesar was the best tour guide ever! Fun, personable and knowledgeable- highly recommend! We have done other tours in the past and this is the one I would repeat."..."
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NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise
"Its was great and very informative, me and my wife enjoy the trip and we will also come again next month"..."
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New York City Sunset Sail
"We enjoyed so much , very fun kids who did everything for us to enjoy the sunset ride I will be back again for sure thanks"..."
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New York Day Sail to the Statue of Liberty on America 2.0
"Wonderful sailing experience. The crew was outstanding, very attentive to our needs. My nine-year-old granddaughter shared her sailing experience with her class"..."
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Around Manhattan Brunch Cruise
"The boat ride was fun and relaxing. Great views Seating inside and out. Nice brunch, sweet and attentive staff."..."
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OPENED: New York City Sky Line & Statue of Liberty Sightseeing Cruise Pier 36
"We enjoyed our visit to New York. Thanks to Ceasar for a wonderful visit to Lady Liberty. Great time and informative."..."
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Champagne Brunch Sail in New York City
"Crew was awesome ! Beautiful sailboat. A great day on the water Will go back another time with friends."..."

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