See NYC Sightseeing Cruise

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Location: New York
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 1.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Easy
Max Group Size:
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights One-hour cruise with views incredible views of the Manhattan skyline.
-Board at Pier 15, located at the legendary South Street Seaport
-Comfortable indoor seating & spacious outdoor viewing decks
-Food and drinks available for purchase through our concession stand.
-Enjoy live onboard narration in English - or following along in one of nine languages our audio tour app
 See unparalleled views of the New York City skyline from the water on our breathtaking sightseeing cruises.  Take in the beautiful waterfront views and iconic NYC sights all in one hour! Listen to live engaging narration - tour audio is now available in 9 languages. 
Hornblower’s See NYC Sightseeing cruise is the best way to view the Statue of Liberty and NYC’s most iconic sights including the Brooklyn Bridge, Ellis Island, One World Trade Center (Freedom Tower), the awe-inspiring Manhattan skyline and more - all in one hour! Enjoy live onboard narration (English) or follow along in one of nine languages using our Audio-Tour Guide app.  We offer multiple departure times for your busy New York schedule. See New York City from a different perspective! 
Included -One hour sightseeing tour on the Hudson
-Incredible views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, One World Trade Center (Freedom Tower) and more.
-Live on-board narration (English)
-Narration available in 9 languages through the free Hornblower AudioTour Guide app- English, Chinese (Mandarin), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, and Spanish.
Know before you book
Know before you go -No running on board
-Optional group photo taken prior to boarding
Additional Information
This is a great way to see the New York City Skyline.  Concession stand is available for on board purchases.
Required to bring: Valid photo ID
Guests are required to wear masks/face coverings when on board as they are interacting with others who are not members of their household. Masks not required while seated. Cloth face coverings are not required under on young children under age 2, and anyone who has trouble breathing.

Health Items Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Face masks required for guides in public areas, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands, Regular temperature checks for staff

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 4 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 19 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation


November-April: From 11-01-2021 To 03-31-2022
Sunday 11:15, 12:45, 14:15, 15:45
Monday 11:15, 12:45, 14:15, 15:45
Tuesday 11:15, 12:45, 14:15, 15:45
Wednesday 11:15, 12:45, 14:15, 15:45
Thursday 11:15, 12:45, 14:15, 15:45
Friday 11:15, 12:45, 14:15, 15:45
Saturday 11:15, 12:45, 14:15, 15:45


May-October: From 05-01-2021 To 10-31-2021
Sunday 10:45, 11:15, 12:15, 12:45, 13:45, 14:15, 15:15, 16:45
Monday 09:45, 11:15, 12:15, 12:45, 13:45, 14:15, 15:15, 16:45
Tuesday 10:45, 11:15, 12:15, 12:45, 13:45, 14:15, 15:15, 16:45
Wednesday 10:45, 11:15, 12:15, 12:45, 13:45, 14:15, 15:15, 16:45
Thursday 10:45, 11:15, 12:15, 12:45, 13:45, 14:15, 15:15, 16:45
Friday 10:45, 11:15, 12:15, 12:45, 13:45, 14:15, 15:15, 16:45
Saturday 10:45, 11:15, 12:15, 12:45, 13:45, 14:15, 15:15, 16:45


Type: location
Lat & Long:
Address: 78 South Street, New York, New York, 10038
Notes: Pier 15 at South Street Seaport


Cancellation Policy: none
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund


Adult 13-99 years Available on request
Child 4-12 years Available on request


Option Name See NYC Sightseeing Cruise
Option Description 1 hour Cruise with Live Commentary

Other Information

FAQ How often are sightseeing cruises in New York City?

Everyday with Hornblower! Find your preferred date on the calendar and book today.

Where do I go for NYC sightseeing cruises?

Meet us at Pier 15! 78 South Street.

Can I buy food on the sightseeing tour?

Yes, food and drink are available for purchase.

Confirmation necessary? No
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