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Overview
See the main sights of Manhattan from the water during this New York City skyline cruise. Travel down the Hudson River through Manhattan Harbor, up the East River, and back with no traffic worries. If you’re planning on visiting an attraction, upgrade to include admission tickets that save time by allowing you to avoid additional ticket lines.
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455 12th Ave
455 12th Ave, New York, NY 10018, USADeparture Point: Cruise departs from Pier 78 Address: 455 12th Avenue New York, NY 10018 Directions: • Located at Pier 78, West 38th Street, at Hudson River Park (on 12th Avenue) in Midtown • Look for CitySightseeing Cruises Dates: Daily Return point: Returns to original departure point
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    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
    Head to Pier 78 on the west side of Manhattan to board your cruise around the lower part of Manhattan. Kick back in the climate-controlled indoor seating area, or take in unobstructed views from the boat's observation deck. Cruise down the Hudson River into Manhattan Harbor, then up the East River to midtown before looping back. Along the way, keep your camera ready for spectacular photo ops of New York's many world-famous skyscrapers and bridges. See a variety of New York attractions including the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Battery Park, Museum of Jewish Heritage, Governors Island, Brooklyn Bridge, Manhattan Bridge, Williamsburg Bridge, South Street Seaport, Chrysler Bridge and United Nations. Throughout your cruise, listen to entertaining and informative onboard narration providing history and fun facts about New York City and its best-known sights. Your 1.5-hour Manhattan cruise ends at Pier 78. Choose an optional upgrade to include one or three attraction tickets from the list below. -------------------- ITINERARY -------------------- Upgrade to choose from the following attractions:  Attractions  • LOL Comedy Club • Luna Park • Madame Tussauds Gold Ticket • National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey  • One World Observatory • Spyscape • Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square • The TOUR • The RIDE • The DOWNTOWN EXPERIENCE • Top of the Rock Observation Deck Museums  • 9/11 Memorial & Museum • 9/11 Tribute Museum • American Museum of Natural History • Brooklyn Historical Society • Brooklyn Botanical Garden & Brooklyn Museum Combo Set • Ground Zero Museum Workshop: 100 Images & Artifacts Tour • Guggenheim Museum • International Center of Photography • Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum • Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Cloisters, The MET Breuer • Museum of Modern Art (closed for renovation June 16 to October 21, 2019) • MoMA PS1 • Museum of the City of New York • Museum of Jewish Heritage • New York Botanical Garden • New York Historical Society • Whitney Museum of American Art Cruises  • CitySightseeing New York Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry Tour • CitySightseeing New York Skyline Cruise • Manhattan by Sail – Clipper City Daytime Statue Sail • RIB New York – High Speed Harbor Tour • Statue of Liberty Ferry and Ellis Island  Tours and Transportation • Alternative New York Street Art Tour • Bike and Roll – 2 Hour Bike Rental • Bike and Roll Inside Central Park Tour • Broadway Walking Tour • Brooklyn Bridge and DUMBO Neighborhood Tour • Brooklyn Navy Yard Past, Present, Future Tour • Brooklyn Navy Yard Tours: Inside Industry Tour • Brooklyn Navy Yard Tours: World War II Tour • Central Park TV & Movie Tour • Chassidic Walking Tour • City CoPilot: NYC Luggage Storage • Fancy Apple 2 Hour Bike Tour • Go Airlink Airport Shuttle Share Ride • Greenwich Village Tour • Harlem Gospel Experience Tour • High Line, Chelsea, Meatpacking Tour • Lower Manhattan Walking Tour • Macy’s Historic Tour • Madison Square Garden All Access Tour • NYC Gospel Walking Tour • NYC Slavery and Underground Tour • Rockefeller Center Tour • Secrets of Brooklyn: The Insider’s Scavenger Hunt • Secrets of New York: The Insider’s Scavenger Hunt • Secrets of The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour • Soho, Little Italy, Chinatown Tour • Street Art Workshop • The Radio City Stage Door Tour • Tour Central Park 2 Hour Bike Tour • Tour Central Park 2 Hour Walking Tour • Tour Central Park 12 Hour Bike Rental Dining  • Breakfast or Lunch at Applebee's 42nd Street  • Breakfast or Lunch at Applebee's 50th Street  • Lunch at Bella Napoli (Near the Empire State Building) • $25 towards Lunch or Dinner at Buca di Beppo • Lunch at Dave and Buster's -234 W. 42nd St., 3rd Floor  • Lunch at Grotta Azzurra (Little Italy) • $25 towards Lunch or Dinner at Planet Hollywood *Choice of options is subject to change
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You'll end at
455 12th Ave
455 12th Ave, New York, NY 10018, USADeparture Point: Cruise departs from Pier 78 Address: 455 12th Avenue New York, NY 10018 Directions: • Located at Pier 78, West 38th Street, at Hudson River Park (on 12th Avenue) in Midtown • Look for CitySightseeing Cruises Dates: Daily Return point: Returns to original departure point
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Highlights
  • Take in unobstructed views of the NYC skyline on a Manhattan Harbor cruise
  • Choose from climate-controlled indoor seating or outdoor viewing areas
  • Cruises conveniently run hourly from the late morning to the late afternoon 
  • Upgrade to add admission to one or three attractions such as the 9/11 Museum or One World Observatory
What to Expect
This New York City skyline tour departs from Pier 78 in Midtown. Boats for this cruise come about every hour, so you’re never waiting long. Show your voucher to an employee, and hop aboard. You can choose to head indoors to a climate-controlled area, or go to the upper deck outside for views from even higher above the water. Either way, catch sight of popular NYC landmarks such as the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Chrysler Building and Brooklyn Bridge as you cruise down the Hudson, around the Harbor, up the East River, and back again. On your cruise, you’ll learn fun facts about the city and its history from your guide. Once your tour is over, you’ll return to Pier 78. At checkout, choose to upgrade to add one or three attraction tickets such as 9/11 Museum or One World Observatory to complete your day. 
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Important Information
Departure Point
455 12th Ave, New York, NY 10018, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 90-minute Manhattan harbor cruise - 10am, 12pm, 2pm , 4pm
  • Live tour guide, English only
  • Entry/Admission - City Sightseeing New York Cruises
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks (refreshments available for purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible; however there may be a step up or down depending on the water level on the day of your cruise
  • Please leave a note in the Special Requirements box at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required
  • Infants 2 years and under are free
  • Attraction ticket (if option selected) is valid for one time use within 14 days
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled 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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By: City Sightseeing New York
Gordon R
12956
Beats DRIVING
A tour of many of the great sites of Natchez. Let hop-on show a view of most of the sights, then at your leasure
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kcraw4d
Sydney, Australia
100
Great way to see the city
We were so glad we got the Hop-on Hop-off bus as it is a great way to see the city and get an idea of where
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Loretta M
10
Terrible experience
Don’t book ahead of time on Tripadvisor for the bus tour because the bus may not run and you want get a refund back
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chem2tor
10
Good time.
Our tour guide was fun and full of information. Staff was very helpful getting us situated with tickets and
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john c
Slough, United Kingdom
6019
Very Good
We bought our tickets in advance at home BUT go to them direct through the GREYLINE site, You pay in $ but its
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Sharon H
30
City Sightseeing Tours
We purchased the 3 day Hop on Hop off pass with 3 attractions. Worked brilliant for us - its Feb so buses were
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ChicksWiggle
Trowbridge, United Kingdom
6322
A poor experience that we wouldn't repeat.
We booked a 48 hour ticket following previous good experiences in other UK & European cities. We were left
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Anker
10
Buy a metro card......
Worst ever bus trip in a big city. Used the service and got on at Times Square - stop 1. Stepped off on stop 7 to
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Minn Mom
10
Be careful making reservations for attractions
The Sightseeng Pass started off being a great deal for us. Some attractions require you to make reservations
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Emma C
51
Take your money and dont provide buses or service
For every block there are at least 4-5 people from this company trying to sell you a ticket. There are 2 buses!
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