New York City Lights Schooner Cruise

New York City Lights Schooner Cruise

From $64 per person

Experience New York City’s dazzling lights on this 105-minute sail along the bright and beautiful borough of Manhattan. See sights such as the Statue of Liberty, welcoming travelers with her torch, and Ellis Island, the immigrant doorway to America.

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Duration 106 minutes
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  • See the brilliant lights of New York from a wooden schooner
  • Marvel at the scenic waterfront views as you sail around the New York harbor
  • Admire Lady Liberty, and the immigrant gateway to America at Ellis Island
Full description
Climb aboard an 80-foot wooden pilot schooner and forget the mayhem and noise of Manhattan’s street life on a 105-minute harbor cruise. Take in the famous Manhattan skyline as it was meant to be seen — from the water. Depart from Chelsea Piers to see the famous stretch of docks retreat as you pass Battery Park, a green haven resting on the southern tip of Manhattan. Continue past Ellis Island, the immigrant doorway to America from 1892 to 1954. Look up at Lady Liberty as she carries the torch of America’s freedom at the Statue of Liberty. One complimentary alcoholic drink is included, with additional non-alcoholic drinks available for purchase. Enjoy an elegant, relaxing, peaceful, and safe experience as the engines are shut down as much as possible.
  • 105-minute sail to the Statue of Liberty
  • 1 complimentary drink
  • Gratuities
  • Transportation
  • Parking ($22-44 USD)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Tour departs from Chelsea Piers (Pier 62) West 22nd and Hudson River (Manhattan, NY)

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    What to bring

    • Passport or ID card
    • Water
    • Reusable water bottle

    Not allowed

    • Smoking
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    5 /5

    based on 5 reviews

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    Sensational but cold

    Absolutely lovely sights. Our crew were wonderful and full of information. Supplied us with hot drinks , beer, hand warmers and blankets. Very smooth sailing and definitely would recommend.

    November 1, 2018

    We had a time that my wife and I will always remember.

    July 28, 2018

    June 17, 2019

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