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New York City Cocoa and Carols Holiday Cruise provided by Classic Harbor Line

New York City Cocoa and Carols Holiday Cruise

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Overview
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.
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You'll start at
Classic Harbor Line
62 Chelsea Piers, Pier 62, New York, NY 10011, USAThe boat departs from Chelsea Piers, on Pier 62, which is located at West 22nd Street and the Hudson River. We are at the northernmost end of the Chelsea Piers on the water. When walking to Chelsea Piers, you must cross the West Side Highway. There are crosswalks at 18th, 20th and 23rd Street. When standing on the west side highway facing the river (facing west), go around the north side of the large blue building. Our ticket booth is located steps from the dock on Pier 62. Please check in at the Classic Harbor Line ticket booth upon arrival, and you will be escorted to the boat by the Captain when it is time to board.
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  • Pass by One World Observatory
    Pass by Ellis Island
    Pass by Statue of Liberty
    Pass by Brooklyn Bridge
You'll end at
Classic Harbor Line
62 Chelsea Piers, Pier 62, New York, NY 10011, USAThe boat departs from Chelsea Piers, on Pier 62, which is located at West 22nd Street and the Hudson River. We are at the northernmost end of the Chelsea Piers on the water. When walking to Chelsea Piers, you must cross the West Side Highway. There are crosswalks at 18th, 20th and 23rd Street. When standing on the west side highway facing the river (facing west), go around the north side of the large blue building. Our ticket booth is located steps from the dock on Pier 62. Please check in at the Classic Harbor Line ticket booth upon arrival, and you will be escorted to the boat by the Captain when it is time to board.
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Highlights
  • 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
What to Expect
Meet for this New York City holiday cruise at the pier. 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 onboard, 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.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Classic Harbor Line, 62 Chelsea Piers, Pier 62, New York, NY 10011, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • An assortment of holiday cookies
  • Snacks
  • One complimentary drink is included. Additional beverages are available for purchase by credit card
Exclusions
  • Gratuity is not included in the price of your cruise but recommended for the Captain and crew
  • Parties of 12 or more will be contacted shortly after purchasing tickets to provide credit card information for an additional charge of 15% gratuity
  • Additional beverages are available for purchase by credit card only
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Pre-boarding will begin 15 minutes prior to the listed departure time
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • There will be assigned seating if the cruise is more than half full. Seating is family style at conversation-friendly tables. If you are a group of 8-10 you will most likely have the table to yourself. If your group is greater than 10 you will be assigned 2+ tables that are next to each other. If you are a couple, you will be placed at a table with other people depending on how many other passengers will be joining the cruise.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time to check-in at the ticket booth for your boarding passes
  • Bring a valid photo ID for check-in
  • Only animals that perform a manual task to assist a person are permitted aboard. Emotional support animals and pets are not permitted
  • Please let us know in advance if assistance is required for boarding
  • When purchasing tickets, please advise us right away if you are buying tickets separately from others in your group so that we can seat you together
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Groups of 10 or more will be contacted by the operator in advance for an additional 10% group gratuity
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 80 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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hickster2014 wrote a review Jan 2020
New Haven, Connecticut125 contributions12 helpful votes
We had such a good time, the Sunday before Christmas. It’s assigned seating, the staff so nice, boat small and intimate , decorated festively. We enjoyed the jazz trio and singer(captain) and had a blast when they passed out jingle bells and song sheets for the sing along. And
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Date of experience: December 2019
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PJRibadeneira wrote a review Jan 2020
Cumbaya, Ecuador627 contributions81 helpful votes
Our family decided to match the holiday season with this unique thematic experience. Their service and boat was outstanding, carols and jazz group was top of the notch so it's an experience highly recommended!
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Trish wrote a review Dec 2019
13 contributions6 helpful votes
This tour was alot of fun. The sites were beautiful and the people working on the boat were soooo much fun. I do believe that was the best cocoa I've ever had.The entertainment trio were great. We laughed together the entire cruise. SOOOO FUN.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from CHL745, Manager at New York City Cocoa and Carols Holiday Cruise
Responded 29 Dec 2019
Hello, It warms our heart to hear that the boat was filled with laughter as that is what the Holiday Spirit should always do. Thank you for joining us and sharing this with others. We hope to see you again in the future. Warmly, Classic Harbor Line
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Gretchen J wrote a review Dec 2019
2 contributions9 helpful votes
We had a wonderful time. It was relaxing and NOT chaotic. The views were amazing. We would do it again in a heartbeat.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from CHL745, Manager at New York City Cocoa and Carols Holiday Cruise
Responded 29 Dec 2019
Hello, A very happy Holidays to you and yours. Thank you for joining us and sharing this with others. We look forward to hosting you again in the future. Warmly, Classic Harbor Line
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Maxmolly wrote a review Dec 2019
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Really enjoyed the cocoa and carols cruise. Well organised and all staff excellent. A really special way to celebrate Christmas Eve. Can highly recommend this company.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from CHL745, Manager at New York City Cocoa and Carols Holiday Cruise
Responded 29 Dec 2019
Hello, It truly is a wonderful way to celebrate Christmas Eve. The Cocoa and Carols cruise is sure to get you and your loved ones in the holiday spirit. Thank you for joining us and sharing your experience with others. We look forward to hosting you again in the future (and hope that this becomes a annual event for you!) Warmly, Classic Harbor Line
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Richard F
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Fabulous boat and knowledgeable guide on the AIA tour
We did the round Manhattan tour guided by a very knowledgable American Instite of Architects representative. I can
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L2900TNleew
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A must do !!!!!
Forget bus or helicopter this is the only way to see New York. The best views of New York’s skyline, Statue of Libe
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paullizer
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Fantastic
Wonderful AIA credited host providing an incredible amount of information about the buildings, infrastructure, and
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andrea201185
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Amazing
Amazing experience. Totally recommend it. Staff were very friendly, the boat was very clean and comfortable. My hus
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Richard F
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AIA round Manhattan Island tour - brilliant
This was a fascinating tour on a beautiful boat (Manhattan II). The American Institute od Architects provided a kno
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markcloche
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Great trip
Really lovely day, even in the rain! Nice drinks and nibbles, amazing views of New York. I loved the detailed com
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416berndb
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Nice Boot
Very nice boot. Friendly staff and good service. Easy to find and a drink is free on board. Not overloaded. Enough
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nathansZ4280BP
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Best decision ever!
Reluctantly booked after my partner wanted to go but absolutely the best thing we did. Warm and friendly crew on a
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Adventurer464707
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Mahattan by boot
Great experience with very informative ‘voice over’! Nice staff, drinks and food. Was a great experience with my so
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fas19010
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Visual and nautical tour around Manhattan Island.
We were looking for an activity that would allow us to see parts of Manhattan that we hadn’t yet visited with minim
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johngA6558SC
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Poor customer service.
Saturday night was snowing non stop, roads were terrible and yet they still did not reschedule the cruise. I was on
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Jmrevie
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Christmas holidays
The best way to see new york at night time. A must do if in new yoek relaxing awesome views very good hosts.live ja
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449frankj
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NY Harbor Jazz Cruise
Was nice. Very good band! I could imagine some more style such as cool costumes/uniforms for the musicians, beer f
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Aelish N
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Lovely experience
Took this cruise with my nephew. Have always wanted to do a night time cruise to see the Manhattan Skyline. It wa
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772michaelwm
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Our first New Years Eve in New York
Our first New Year’s Eve in the Big Apple, and we didn’t want to brave Times Square, so I found the Classic Harbor
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
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