York City Sightseeing by Boat
on the Water in NYC - New York City
Staten Island Ferry
If you love
the water, a boat tour is the way to go. You can ride on the Staten
Island Ferry for free once an hour every day of the week. The ferry
gives you a generous view of the Lower Manhattan skyline and the
Statue of Liberty. The Staten Island Ferry is to be avoided at rush
hour to ensure a more comfortable and enjoyable ride.
New York Harbor Cruise
of New York Harbor can also be enjoyed from Pioneer, an 1885 schooner.
The cruise lasts for two hours allowing you to truly experience
the sights and sounds of New York City from its harbor. Tickets
are available from Pier 16.
Line Boat Trip
Circle Line boat trip is a three hour adventure and widely regarded
as the classic way to see New York City. The green and white boat
makes its way all around Manhattan Island. The close-up view of
the Statue of Liberty is worth the ticket alone. The cruise covers
three rivers, seven major bridges and many landmarks including the
United Nations. Shorter tours also are available but the three hour
cruise is recommended as it gives you the biggest slice of the Big
Apple. The Circle Line Boat Trip departs from Pier 83 at W. 42nd
Street and the Hudson River.
Circle Line Boat Trip is one of many top New York City attractions
that can be seen free of charge with a New York Pass. Many of New
York City's best sights can be seen free of charge with a New York
Pass. For example Top of the Rock, is currently Ranked No. 2 on
the Top Things To Do
in New York, is one of the many attractions you can access with
Coupon Code: nyp5pc2007 for a discount)
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