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Meet for this 90-minute New York City holiday cruise at Chelsea Piers on Pier 62. After you check in, board your holiday-themed boat and find a seat. If the cruise is more than halfway full, there will be assigned seating.

While on board, your cruise ticket gives you access to a holiday cookie assortment and one drink of your choice from the bar, including beer, wine, spiked hot cocoa, or Champagne. Additional drinks are at your expense.

As you cruise the Hudson River, take in views of New Jersey as well as NYC attractions, such as Battery Park and the Statue of Liberty. Listen to the live jazz band or sing along to holiday carols.

Your NYC cruise ends back at the pier.
Locations visited
Seaport District NYC
Battery Park
Classic Harbor Line
The days before Christmas are usually spent getting into the holiday spirit but many of the activities can be jam-packed with people, making it not so cheery. This holiday cruise in New York City provides plenty of space to enjoy the sights of NYC lit up while listening to fun holiday songs. Homemade cookies and a complimentary drink are also included to make your evening merry and bright.
  • Sing along to holiday carols during this New York City holiday cruise 
  • See NYC sights lit up at night from a boat decked out in holiday decorations
  • Get a beer, wine, spiked hot cocoa, or Champagne with your cruise ticket 
  • A holiday cookie assortment and a live jazz band are also included on board
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Reviewed 26 March 2018
A must do!

I booked the Holiday cocoa and carols cruise for myself and my husband while we were visiting NYC. It was such an amazing experience and felt really really special. The organisation side of things was fantastic, they sent clear instructions of what to expect and...More

Thank rachietown
CHL745, Manager at Classic Harbor Line, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Hello, This review brought a huge smile to our faces! Your description of the experience is so spot on, and we want to thank you for sharing it! It truly warms us to hear about our customers enjoying themselves. We look forward to hosting you...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Fun tour around the harbor while singing christmas carols

This was a strong 4 rating...the hot chocolate with schnapps is yummy. The only thing I would have suggested is a bit more caroling. We did 6 songs together...I just wish that there would have been more Christmas songs (even if it was just a...More

Thank slarson66
CHL745, Manager at Classic Harbor Line, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hello, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time out with us on the water for our Cocoa and Carols Cruise. It is true that we do not do the sing along caroling the whole time we are out there. With this particular...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile
Amazing views and wonderfully entertaining!

This was one of the highlights of our 5 day trip. We took this cruise with our 1 & 5 year old children and they loved it! The boat was larger than I expected which helped add to the smooth ride. I was concerned about...More

Thank Trip C
CHL745, Manager at Classic Harbor Line, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Hello, We are very happy to hear that you and your family had a wonderful time out in NY Harbor with us. We will make sure to pass on your review to our team as we know they work very hard and love what they...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Excellent Cruise

My daughter and I took a weekend getaway to New York. I surprised her with a reservation on the Cocoa and Carols cruise. We were unable to make it to our reservation due to our transportation into NY from our hotel was NOT reliable!! We...More

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CHL745, Manager at Classic Harbor Line, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Hello, We are happy to hear that you were able to experience the Cocoa and Carols cruise and got into the Holiday Spirit! It is truly a magical way to see and experience NYC. We hope to have you out with us again in the...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017
Cocoa and Carols

This is a great experience for both young and old. It was so awesome to see the city lights at night. The entertainment was great and geared to all ages. The service was great also!!

Thank Martha T
CHL745, Manager at Classic Harbor Line, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Hello Martha T, Thank you so much for joining us and sharing your experience. We hope that this becomes an annual event for you and yours. Happy Holidays! Warmly, Classic Harbor Line

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