Recommended Experiences in New York

What People are Saying

First time ever doing something like this! A special occasion was the reason to try it and it was stealer, amazing, incredible, truly unforgettable feelings and views from time of departure to back to the dock. The food and customer service was A1 and amazing! We loved ever minute. If you want to enjoy a view on the water; this is the place to do it. - Jiovani Rivera
This was an absolutely amazing experience for a 1st time visit to NYC. My husband and I enjoyed every moment of the boat tour. Dinner was delicious with multiple entree options to choose from and the service was spot on. Live music and breathtaking views completed the whole experience. Highly recommended. - L. Bolton
Amazing experience, must do if you are in New York. This was the most beautiful cruise among all the dinner cruises in the area. Staffs were friendly and helpful. Not overly packed. - Uuganchimeg Enkhbold
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How to Get to the Statue of Liberty

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Rooftop on the Dock NYC

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Touring the Statue of Liberty & Visiting Ellis Island with Statue Cruises

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How to Win at Employee Appreciation This Summer

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Why Team Building Is More Important After the Holidays.

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Offsite Meetings: What Are the Benefits?

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How This Couple Threw the New York Wedding of Their Dreams.

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Frequently Asked Questions

More about the best boat tours in New York

NYC boat tours offer a unique way to see the city from a different perspective. Some of the most popular boat tours include those that take you around the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and the Brooklyn Bridge. Dining cruises in New York City are also a must-do! Brunch and dinner cruises in NYC offer a delicious way to see the city while enjoying a meal. There are also many sightseeing cruises that focus on specific NYC landmarks such as the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, and more. boat tours in New York City are a great way to see the city’s skyline and get up close and personal with some of its most famous landmarks.

Which landmarks and famous sights can you see on a New York cruise?

The Statue of Liberty is one of the most popular tourist destinations in New York and can be seen on many cruises around the city. Other well-known landmarks that can be seen from the water include the Brooklyn Bridge, Ellis Island and the Manhattan skyline. New York City itself is home to many other famous attractions such as Central Park, Times Square and the Empire State Building.