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Circle Line: Beast Speedboat Ride

Circle Line: Beast Speedboat Ride

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Take a ride on the wild side with this 30-minute speedboat tour of New York City. Hop on board The Beast and let the fun begin. This high-speed boat tour along New York Harbor — complete with loud, rocking music and playful narration — acts like a roller coaster on water. It’s a must-do experience for adrenalin junkies.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.00
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$30.00
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Manhattan Adventure Boat Ride

Manhattan Adventure Boat Ride

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This custom sightseeing tour on the Hudson River is designed for photographers and tourists alike. Travel on the same media boat that news photographers use to cover breaking stories, and view more than 40 iconic sights—including the New York City skyline—from unique vantage points. The captain’s narration provides a comprehensive overview of New York Harbor, with close-up views of landmarks like the Brooklyn Bridge and Statue of Liberty.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour
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Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour

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Get up close and personal with Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty on a tour that covers two NYC landmarks. Listen to the live narration from you guide through your own personal headset; enjoy priority access to the ferry; and get the best views of Manhattan as you cross New York Harbor by boat. Plus, if you upgrade, ascend the Statue of Liberty pedestal for privileged views of the city skyline.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$64.99
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$64.99
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9/11 Memorial Museum Admission Ticket

9/11 Memorial Museum Admission Ticket

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Prebook your admission to the 9/11 Memorial Museum in lower Manhattan, and guarantee your entry to the center that documented the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001. Museum artifacts include first-person accounts of what happened on that September morning in 2001, multi-media displays, and exhibits on history, which commemorate nearly 3,000 people who lost their lives in the attacks.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.00
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Woodbury Common Premium Outlets Shopping Tour from Manhattan

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets Shopping Tour from Manhattan

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Shopping lovers can leave behind the overpriced shops in the heart of New York City and instead shop and save on a trip to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets. This tour handles all the logistics for you. Just show up at one of the convenient departure locations, spend the day shopping, and catch one of the many return busses. That way, you don’t have to worry about traffic, parking, or transportation costs.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.00
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$36.00
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Skip the Line: NYC One World Observatory Ticket
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Skip the Line: NYC One World Observatory Ticket

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See New York City at your feet with admission to the One World Observatory, a 3-story destination on top of the western hemisphere’s tallest building. Ride to the 102nd floor and watch the virtual city skyline transform across centuries of history. Learn about the construction of the skyscraper, which has sweeping views across the city, enjoying New York from a whole new perspective. Or choose from two upgrade options with benefits like skip-the-line security entrance and flexible admission.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$41.37
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$41.37
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Full-Day New York
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Full-Day New York "Must See" Small-Group Tour plus One World Observatory Ticket

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Take in all the highlights of New York City on this comprehensive, one-of-a-kind tour. Explore the Big Apple like a New Yorker, as you walk, ride the subway and take the Staten Island ferry. Visit Times Square, the Broadway Theater District, Grand Central Terminal, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, and much more. Entrance to the One World Observatory is also included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.00
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New York "Must See" Small-Group Half-Day Tour

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Experience the best of the Big Apple during this half-day tour of Manhattan with a group limited to 15 guests. Rather than trying to do it all yourself, let an experienced guide lead you through the vibrant streets, colorful neighborhoods, and historic landmarks on foot, subway, and ferry. Get the full New York City experience and see iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, Grand Central Station, and Wall Street.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.00
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$74.00
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New York City Jet Ski Rental

New York City Jet Ski Rental

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See the sites of New York City as a backdrop with a single or tandem Jet Ski rental. Travel the waters of Jamaica Bay off the coast of Queens and the Rockaway Beach neighborhood. Step away from the hustle of the Big Apple and enjoy a day on the water. All the necessary equipment—including Jet Ski rental and a personal floatation device—plus professional instruction are provided.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$192.50
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New York Private Boat Charter (Up to 6 Passengers)
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New York Private Boat Charter (Up to 6 Passengers)

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New York City is one of the world’s most popular destinations for travelers, meaning regular city cruises can be overcrowded and uncomfortable. This New York private charter experience sets the perfect tone for quiet city sightseeing with just your group of family or friends. Your captain points out more than 40 New York City sights and knows the best spots to stop at for taking the most amazing pictures.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$600.00
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Statue of Liberty and Brooklyn Bridge Boat Tour

Statue of Liberty and Brooklyn Bridge Boat Tour

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This boat tour is great for anyone who wants to see the Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge and Ellis Island while having fun on fast boats. Our professional boat captains are coast guard licensed and will show you New York Harbor on this 30 minute speedboat tour. We stop the boat multiple times for you to get the best photos of Manhattan. Daily departures from our dock at North Cove Marina downtown. It's a lot of fun for the whole family!
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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NOW OPEN Statue of Liberty Sunset Sightseeing Cruise & New York City Sky Line

NOW OPEN Statue of Liberty Sunset Sightseeing Cruise & New York City Sky Line

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Enjoy some of the most spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline, New York Harbor, and Statue of Liberty when you book this sunset cruise. Make your own way to Pier 36, hop aboard your vessel, and take to the water just as the sun starts to set. During your excursion, you’ll glide past Lady Liberty, Ellis Island, and the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges—and will enjoy marvelous views of the skyline as the lights start to come on.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.00
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Delaware River Kayak and Wine Day Trip from Manhattan

Delaware River Kayak and Wine Day Trip from Manhattan

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Escape the hustle of the city and experience a guided, full-day kayaking trip and wine tasting along the scenic Delaware River. Choose from a single or tandem kayak, then paddle along the Delaware for approximately two hours. Enjoy a picnic lunch prepared by a local deli. Then sample five wines during a guided wine tasting and tour of a local vineyard. Round-trip transportation from New York City and all the necessary kayaking equipment are included on this relaxing day trip.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$159.00
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Central Park Date: Rowboating in Central Park with Full Day Bike Rentals

Central Park Date: Rowboating in Central Park with Full Day Bike Rentals

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Create the perfect day of fun in Central Park thanks to this full-day trip including both bike and rowboat rentals. Escape the NYC traffic as you cycle along the wide asphalt paths of the Big Apple’s most famous green space. When you need a break, lock your bike and hit the lake, where you’ll enjoy a 1-hour rowboat rental. A bike rental, helmet, map, and lock, plus rowboat rental are included.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.67
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Sunset Valentines Dinner Cruise in NYC

Sunset Valentines Dinner Cruise in NYC

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Valentine Dinner cruise for a small group not to be more than 75 couples. You will sail by the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and have the beautiful NYC Skyline as your backdrop. Dinner Menu - Champagne toast or Wine Cesar Salad - Penne Rigate with Fresh Tomatoes and Basil - Baked Tilapia served in a White Wine Sauce - Chicken Francaise - Carving Board of Oven Roasted Pork Loin with Traditional Homemade Applesauce - Medley of Seasonal Fresh Vegetables - Oven Roasted Baby New Potatoes - Assorted Dinner Rolls & Sweet Butter - Chefs Selection of Valentines Desserts - Freshly Brewed Coffee & Herbal Tea There will be a DJ and dancing & Cash bar. Limited seat 150
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  • 3 hours
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$99.00
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New York Harbor Jet Ski Tour
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New York Harbor Jet Ski Tour

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New York City’s streets can be overrun with city dwellers and travelers alike, making it hard to catch views of top attractions such as the Statue of Liberty and Brooklyn Bridge. This New York Harbor Jet Ski tour makes seeing these sights (and others) easier than ever by taking you on the water from Rockaway Beach to Manhattan. Plus, your guide knows the massive harbor well, so you won’t get lost.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$415.00
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Ciderfest aboard Clipper City

Ciderfest aboard Clipper City

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Take in the sights of New York City and its famed skyline from aboard a sail boat. As you sail around the harbor, enjoy four tastings of both NY State Hard Ciders and NY Fall Seasonal Craft Beer led by the beer and booze experts from Urban Oyster.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.00
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3-Hour New York Skyline Boat Tour

3-Hour New York Skyline Boat Tour

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The iconic skyline of New York is best seen from the water. Depending on time of day, the sun shining on the city's buildings offers a warm glow. Monty's Ark is a very stable boat making for very comfortable ride. The cockpit can be covered and the wheelhouse is air conditioned and heated, when necessary.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$150.00
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New York to Vermont Full-Day Adventure with Private Helicopter

New York to Vermont Full-Day Adventure with Private Helicopter

Swap the urban bustle of New York City for the peaceful scenery of Vermont on this day trip. Save yourself the 4-hour drive and lift off from Manhattan by private helicopter, touching down directly at The Equinox, an exclusive golf resort in Manchester. Enjoy 4 - 5 hours of free time with a round of golf, test your off-road driving skills or go fly-fishing on a pristine lake before your return to Manhattan and quick skyline tour before landing.
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  • 10 hours
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$9,200.00
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Guided Kayak Fishing Tour

Guided Kayak Fishing Tour

I am the only guide, giving kayak fishing tours in the NYC metro area. This is a once in a lifetime experience with a professional fisherman / kayaker. I supply everything you need to catch fish in the big apple.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$564.11
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Tall Ship 5 Day Sailing Cruise from New York City to Baltimore
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Tall Ship 5 Day Sailing Cruise from New York City to Baltimore

Join the ship in New York City on Friday, October 11 at 5 p.m. You dine ashore in NYC for dinner and we may set sail this evening, weather dependent. Take in the beautiful views of the New York City skyline from the water as we depart for our sailing adventure! From New York City, we sail down the New Jersey Coast and continue up the Delaware Bay, where we transit through the C&D Canal and may anchor in the Sassafras and mud flats of the North Chesapeake before continuing on toward Baltimore. We aim to arrive on Tuesday, October 15 by 5 p.m. In Baltimore, you may choose to disembark, or stay aboard for the Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race! Please note: On our transit style cruises, we reserve the right to make adjustments to the itinerary and schedule based upon weather and other factors. This New York City to Baltimore cruise mixes the best elements of our more relaxed “windjammer-style” cruises with an offshore element to bring you a vacation cruise that you will never forget.
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  • 5 days
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