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New York City Sunset Sail provided by Manhattan By Sail - Clipper City Tall Ship

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 23/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Travelers that want unparalleled views of the sparking New York City skyline shouldn't miss this singular sailing experience, where you cruise at sunset, aboard New York's only operating tall ship. Hop aboard your sailboat at Battery Park and set out for your adventure around Lower Manhattan. Highlights include views of the must-see Statue of Liberty, sipping drinks from the on-board bar—at your own expense—and seeing the towering skyscrapers bathed in evening light.
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You'll start at
Clipper City Tall Ship - Operated by Manhattan By Sail
The Battery, Slip 2 In Battery Park, New York, NY 10004, USADeparture Point: Battery Park, Slip #2 Address: Departs from a Slip 2 at the South end of Battery Park in Lower Manhattan just West of the Staten Island Ferry terminal and Battery Gardens Restaurant. Dates: Daily, Seasonal Return point: Returns to original departure point
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    Battery Park
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Castle Clinton National Monument
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 3
    SeaGlass Carousel at The Battery
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 4
    Manhattan By Sail - Clipper City Tall Ship
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Pass by New York Harbor
    Pass by Manhattan Skyline
    Pass by Governors Island National Monument
    Pass by Ellis Island
    Pass by Statue of Liberty
You'll end at
Clipper City Tall Ship - Operated by Manhattan By Sail
The Battery, Slip 2 In Battery Park, New York, NY 10004, USADeparture Point: Battery Park, Slip #2 Address: Departs from a Slip 2 at the South end of Battery Park in Lower Manhattan just West of the Staten Island Ferry terminal and Battery Gardens Restaurant. Dates: Daily, Seasonal Return point: Returns to original departure point
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Highlights
  • Take a sunset sail around Lower Manhattan on this sightseeing cruise
  • Ride on a vintage sailboat—the Clipper City Tall Ship—a classic schooner
  • Enjoy fantastic views of the city skyline, bridges, and New Jersey coast
  • Depart the waterfront in Battery Park, just steps from the SeaGlass Carousel
Important Information
Departure Point
Clipper City Tall Ship - Operated by Manhattan By Sail, The Battery, Slip 2 In Battery Park, New York, NY 10004, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. Sails in light to moderate rain. If canceled due to severe weather, your sail will be rescheduled at no charge
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 149 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Doreen M wrote a review 5 Aug
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A perfect sunset sail around the statue of liberty and ny harbor. My husband And I celebratrd our 10th wedding anniversary onboard the Shearwater last Saturday night. It was sheer perfection. The crew, the sail, the weather was perfect. It is truly the perfect way to sail
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Kenisha wrote a review Mar 2020
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This is an experience I highly recommend and I'll definitely do again with friends. I booked this for a corporate group outing. It was a great summer Friday excursion with the best view of the city and statue of liberty you won't get on land. Drinks, lite bites, and the Hudson.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Raymond S wrote a review Oct 2019
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Our cruise was cancelled due to weather, which it should not have been, and when I contacted the company to ask for a refund they said I have to get my refund through TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor does not have ANY telephone support and I have yet to hear back from anyone trying to
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Mo B wrote a review Sep 2019
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania157 contributions34 helpful votes
We booked the sail over a month in advance and planned a weekend around this sail. We had 2 other couples joining us. Less than 24 hours before our departure Manhattan by sail canceled our sail stating they were having a coast guard inspection. We planned all our activities
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Jmd4649 wrote a review Sep 2019
Worcester, United Kingdom134 contributions60 helpful votes
The evening started badly with a queue waiting for 45mins while the crew had reportedly been whisked away for drug testing. Once on the boat there seemed to be a shortage of seats BUT all was redeemed when we set sail. It was a beautiful warm evening with a calm harbour and
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Date of experience: September 2019
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boozehound
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Perfect Day
Wine tasting sail was excellent. Great selection of interesting wines with a really knowledgable sommelier. Helpful
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carrywater
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Sausages and Beer....
...and a great crew too. Really cant say enough about this experience. It was the perfect counterpoint to the inte
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u235mc2
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Sun, air, and music... Magic
It was an incredible afternoon, excellent music, craft beer and delicious food, always with Manhattan in the backgr
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Mary Ellen L
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The Best!
Both the ship and the crew were awesome! We especially liked the freedom to move around the entire ship from start
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clairej847
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Truly memorable day
Great trip. Plenty of beer samples.very enjoyable.great music. Good value for money. Lovely sights.highly recommend
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Mike S
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A lovely ship
If you would like to go on a boat cruise to see the sights, then this is the way. Nothing like as packed on as the
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Dee M
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Not quite the Tall Ship
Nice spin around the Habor - the weather was nice, I got great pics of Lady Liberty! However, they only put one s
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Phil D
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Simply the best way to sail past Statue of Liberty
This has to be the best way to have an enjoyable sail past Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. You can take the inc
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Megsie81
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Appalling
Buyer beware!!!! Disgraceful customer service and appalling attitude from “manager” Nicole who was rude, unprofessi
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Missfussypants1
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This is the ultimate ride to see Statue of Liberty
I booked this ride before my trip as I didn't want to risk missing it. I had a New York Pass and this was included
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IndiaHoosier
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What An Experience
We decided to join the tour at the last minute and were very glad we did. We were ending our day in Battery Park a
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SMNI-BXL
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Great view, awesome boat
The boat looks superb and the view you get from the see if breathtaking. Totally worth it ! And way more special th
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JamesToddL
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No Sail, No Notification
When we arrived at where the ship should have been, the gentlemen at slip #2 informed us that the boat was out for
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Sammie259
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Lovely
We took this cruise yesterday and it was very nice. A great way to see the Statue of Liberty . The crew were very n
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Donnavv64
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A Great Trip
What an amazing, unique way to see the Statue of Liberty! Very personal with about 30 people on board. The crew wer
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