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NYC Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Cruise

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Liven up your sightseeing plans with this hop-on, hop-off boat cruise through the New York Harbor. With six stops over the course of 90 minutes, disembark to explore at your own pace and hop back on the next boat whenever you’re ready. On-board commentary, a cash bar, and unparalleled views of the skyline make this tour is a popular choice for visitors of all ages.
  • Hop off to explore Manhattan and Brooklyn highlights independently
  • Take in panoramic views of the skyline from the top deck
  • Guide offers commentary about landmarks seen along the way
  • Cash bar and snacks available on board
Important Information
  • Hop-on Hop-off sightseeing cruise
  • Live onboard narration
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please arrive at the pier at least 30 minutes prior to the departure time.
  • Routes, specific vessels, and schedules are subject to change without notice.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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MackNNations wrote a review Oct 2018
Albany, Georgia1 contribution11 helpful votes
This tour booking is a joke. I booked it through TripAdvisor and paid for it. The directions say it departs from pier 79 w39 &12th. It no longer starts there. No signs. I asked several NY Waterway employees and they said it is at pier 82. I went to pier 82 and waited over
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Date of experience: October 2018
Russell F wrote a review Jul 2018
Santa Ana, California24 contributions23 helpful votes
We have done harbor cruises all over the world. Always received good value without being disappointed. This was no exception. Good guide with great information. Extra time spent positioning the water taxi for the best Statue of Liberty pictures. Guide was happy to take family
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Date of experience: June 2018
Danny G wrote a review Jun 2018
1 contribution31 helpful votes
I don't mind that there is no food or drink available but they really should communicate better about the last stops and pickups, and single check in location. The trip from Pier 79 to Battery Park was quicker than we expected so this is more of a taxi than a scenic cruise. We
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Date of experience: June 2018
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By: Circle Line Downtown
Great Statue of Liberty cruise.
Me, my husband and daughter had a great time. It was all I had hoped it would be. Would highly recommend. It was fr
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Great Cruise for Quick View
Overall the cruise was a nice way to take in the Statue of Liberty and hear a bit of history about the ferries. We
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The basic tour was very good
The only disappointment was being told to arrive at 7AM but the doors did not open till 7:30AM. Once we got in the
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Amazing view of Manhattan, Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, and more.
We live in NYC and have taken friends from out-of-town a few times. The sunset cruise departing out of midtown is s
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Craig J
Worth every minute
We did this tour as a last minute thought and it really made our trip to New York worthwhile. The guide was informa
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Good trip
The 1 hr cruise was really convenient for tight agendas while in NYC. They gave some information while going down t
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Great trip and nice personnel . The trip was amazing and worth every penny. Definitely will do it again.
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Amazing river cruise
Departing from pier 83 this cruise was one of the main highlights of our stay in NY, lasted for around 1hr and had
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Ed G
We booked this trip via TripAdvisor which was very easy to do. Arrived at the pier and were looked after very profe
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Memorable experience!
I LOVED my experience on the cruise!!! Most especially because of our tour guide. I wish I knew his name, but he ha
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Absolutely brilliant trip. Seemed much longer than one hour with the excellent (and fun!) commentary. Book a specif
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Great way to see it all from the water
We found this deal last minute at the right price and did the 10 am trip. Price was right and the guide was amazin
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Long Queues led to discarded and wasted tickets
I booked this trip through TripAdvisor and unfortunately there was no warning or indications that the queue for thi
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A great value and worth your time and money
The tour was described accurately and was right on time. The tour speaker was excellent, friendly, clear and very k
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Great way to see Lady Liberty
Truly enjoyed this cruise. The staff was very friendly and so willing to take photos for passengers. Michael our to
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