Step aboard a historic sailing ship and cruise around New York Harbor, taking in magnificent views of this grand city by day, at twilight or by night. You will enjoy breathtaking views of New York City and see the Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, Ellis Island, the Manhattan skyline and other treasures of the harbor from the decks of New York's only tall ship.
- Choice of several departures throughout the day
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
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Quench your thirst with a nautical-themed cocktail while taking in the majestic sights aboard the Clipper City, New York's largest and most exquisite sailing ship! A replica of the lumber-hauling schooners that drove America's industry more than a century ago, this elegant 158-foot (47m) ship was built in the mid-1980s using plans purchased from the Smithsonian Museum.
With masts and rigging reaching up to 120 feet (36m), you can experience the romance and elegance of cruising in a bygone era on this unique New York Harbor tall ship sailing cruise. The Clipper City boasts outside and covered deck space to ensure comfort even during chilly weather. Choose from 3 relaxing cruise itineraries throughout the day and enjoy great views of New York and the Statue of Liberty!
Join your crew as they unfurl the canvas and set sail for a peaceful 1.5-hour cruise across New York Harbor. See Manhattan's skyline from the spacious main deck or raised quarter deck, and have the opportunity to snap photos of the Brooklyn Bridge and Ellis Island from the water. This is truly a unique way to see New York while you take in the best views of Lady Liberty.
As the sun sets on the City That Never Sleeps, you will leave Manhattan behind for spectacular views of the city and its harbor on this 2-hour sunset cruise. Enjoy a relaxing nautical-themed cocktail, purchased on board from the full bar, while you watch the day turn to night over Manhattan and New York Harbor from the ship's serene, spacious deck.
Harbor Lights Sail
Unwind from your day, and escape the hustle and bustle of the city as you cruise New York Harbor at night for your 1.5-hour Harbor Lights Sail. Watch Manhattan come to life from the schooner's decks as you admire the world-renowned New York City lights, with a nightcap cocktail in hand.
Hoist the rigging and feel the wind in your sails on this sailing cruise
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Departure Point:South Street Seaport, Lower Manhattan
Return Details:Returns to original departure point
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1.5-hour cruise departing at 2:15pm
1.5-hour cruise departing at 4:30pm
2-hour cruise departing at 6:30pm
2-hour cruise departing at 7pm
1.5-hour cruise departing at 9:30pm (departs 9pm in September)
New York Harbor Sailing Cruise
- Sightseeing cruise
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Gratuities (recommended)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
- Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required
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