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  • From New Jersey: NYC City Lights Helicopter Tour at Night

    1. From New Jersey: NYC City Lights Helicopter Tour at Night

    Welcome to Linden, New Jersey where for an evening NYC flight adventure. Reach Linden by NJ Transit from Manhattan's Penn Station or via car with plenty of free parking available. Upgrade to a private flight experience and benefit from round-trip transfers from Manhattan.

    Your journey begins by flying directly over Newark International Airport towards Manhattan. En route to New York Harbor, view the illuminated Statue of Liberty before viewing the skyscrapers of the Financial District, home of The New York Stock Exchange.

    Flying north along the Hudson River, catch a glimpse of the Empire State Building, as well as Madison Square Garden, Hudson Yards, Chelsea, The West Village, SOHO and TRIBECA. 9/11 Memorial and One World Trade Center are also in view.

    Be prepared to get some great pictures as you ...

    It was a unique experience! The pilot was very funny! We had a wonderful time. We flew at night and made the experience even more magical.

  • New York: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Sunset Cruise

    2. New York: Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Sunset Cruise

    Take a 60-minute cruise to enjoy views of famous landmarks on the Manhattan skyline during a New York City sunset. Depart from Pier 36 right under the Brooklyn Bridge and travel toward South Street Seaport and Battery Park. Watch the sunset behind the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Get up close to within 100-feet of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island for the most incredible photos opportunities as the sunsets. Admire views of One World Trade Center, the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, Battery Park, and more. While aboard, make the most of the full cash bar with snacks and drinks available to purchase.

    I have family and friends coming from florida and this is a good idea to show them to see NYC. thank you. it was 7 of us

  • NYC: Evening Jazz Cruise on the Yacht Manhattan

    3. NYC: Evening Jazz Cruise on the Yacht Manhattan

    Cruise New York City's famous harbor aboard the 1920s-style yacht, the Manhattan, while listening to live jazz music on a 1.5-hour cruise. Sit back and enjoy gorgeous views of the New York skyline while enjoying a live jazz band which will play everything from classic jazz standards by Gershwin, Cole Porter, and Duke Ellington, to new renditions of Motown songs, R&B grooves, and hits from today! The band does take requests, so please ask for your favorite, as they may very well know it! During your cruise, see many famous buildings and sights, including Battery Park, South Street Seaport and the Financial District, Governor's Island, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. An alcoholic drink is included to enjoy as you soak up the surrounding sights and the sounds.

    This was an amazing experience. I took my boyfriend who loves jazz for his birthday and he loved it. Music was great and being outside seeing the skyline and Statue of Liberty was very romantic. The crew were all very nice and even gave us a free drink at the end of the night.

  • New York City: Sunset Yacht Cruise

    4. New York City: Sunset Yacht Cruise

    Experience a beautiful New York City sunset and the illuminated skyscrapers of Lower Manhattan on a harbor cruise of the Hudson River. Sit back and enjoy gorgeous 360-degree views of the island from the open decks or glassed-in back-deck observatory. Marvel at the 1920s style décor of the boat, and take in stunning views of sights, including Battery Park and the South Street Seaport. Gaze at the towering monuments of the Financial District and sail past Governor's Island, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Cruise the Hudson River and enjoy views of Manhattan's skyline.

    Beautiful evening, sailing around NYC. Beautiful boat,, wonderful staff, just perfect.

  • New York City Sunset Cruise: Sail Schooner Adirondack

    5. New York City Sunset Cruise: Sail Schooner Adirondack

    Experience a New York City sunset from the water on this evening sightseeing sail past some of the borough's waterside landmarks. Climb aboard a beautiful 80-foot Adirondack for a peaceful, picturesque sail away from the concrete and noise of the city. Enjoy an illuminated view of the spectacular New York City skyline and the many famous sights along the way. Admire the beautiful Battery Park, the 20-acre park located at the southern tip of Manhattan, where artillery has been stationed over the centuries. Sail past Ellis Island, the immigrant doorway to America from 1892 to 1954. Take in a unique of New York's famous Statue of Liberty, a French gift that arrived in New York harbor in 1885 and has come to represent our nation's freedom and ideals. During the course of your sail, enjoy a complimentary alcoholic drink and take in the elegance of this unique sailing tour.

    Staff were all very professional and friendly. No tourist site announcements explaining the sites during the sailing so it's very peaceful & you can just enjoy the scenery & complimentary drink. Staff were avail to explain or answer site seeing questions & offered to take pics for us. Would highly recommend this sailing trip.

  • New York: Secrets Of High Line Park Walking Tour

    6. New York: Secrets Of High Line Park Walking Tour

    Your leisurely-paced 2-hour walking tour which spans the entire 1.45 mile (2.33 kilometer) High Line begins with a walk through the treasured Chelsea Market, located in the heart of the fashionable Meatpacking District. This fabulous culinary and shopping marketplace was once the home of Nabisco, world’s largest bakery and creator of the Oreo Cookie. Whilst here your guide will share the story of the former bakery, as well as other neighborhood buildings. You’ll learn how the Meatpacking District, once a flurry of industry, ultimately fell into ruin becoming a dilapidated, drug-ridden, urban wasteland. Your guide will share the area's remarkable history and transformation from a once seedy area to the chic and glamorous hot-spot that it is today. The High Line itself is a linear 1.45-mile aerial greenway which rests upon the former historic freight rail line of the New York Central Rail...

  • New York City: Skyline at Night Tour

    7. New York City: Skyline at Night Tour

    Join a night of spectacular panoramic views of the legendary New York City. This night tour is designed to fascinate all visitors - history, movie and photography buffs alike. Take this opportunity to experience the incredible panoramic views from New York tourism's best-kept secret, New Jersey’s waterfront. Then, tickle your palate with one of America’s best and well-known pastries at Carlo’s Bakery. Along your adventure, you will be introduced to the city of Frank Sinatra, the Statue of Liberty and the Empty Sky Memorial. Your night tour will take place during the twilight hours when the city's famous skyline comes to life with millions of lights flickering all around you. Visitors report feeling chills, being in complete awe and feeling speechless when standing in front of Manhattan’s magnificent panoramic views and the most iconic symbol of freedom. Bring your camera and be ready t...

    What a great tour! Millie our tour guide was great and really catered the experience to our group. Highly recommend this tour and this company! 5 STARS for sure.

  • Manhattan: Skyline Bus Tour at Night

    8. Manhattan: Skyline Bus Tour at Night

    Take a nighttime bus tour of New York and see how the city comes alive after dark. Sit back and relax on the bus as your accompanying guide provides you with facts and interesting stories about the famous landmarks you’ll pass. Enjoy nighttime views of famous places that may include Times Square, Chinatown, Greenwich Village, the Empire State Building, Little Italy, and the Brooklyn Bridge, depending on the option selected. Feel the ambiance of the metropolis known as The City That Never Sleeps.

  • NYC Happy Hour Cruise

    9. NYC Happy Hour Cruise

    Step aboard this cruise ship for happy hour, where food and drink will be available for purchase.  Hit the Hudson River with tourists and locals alike for a whole new way to experience happy hour in NYC. Aboard this 1.5-hour cruise tour, listen to tunes from an onboard DJ while looking out at New York's stunning skyline panoramas and famous attractions such as the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Brooklyn Bridge and many more.

    We liked being out on the open water cruising the Hudson River. Food and drinks were good. Looking forward to round two in near future.

  • NYC: Skyline at Night Van Tour with Transfer

    10. NYC: Skyline at Night Van Tour with Transfer

    Experience the incredible panoramic views from New York City's best-kept secret, New Jersey’s waterfront. See Manhattan's famous skyline comes to life during the twilight hours, with millions of lights flickering all around you. Be introduced to the city of Frank Sinatra, the Statue of Liberty, and the Empty Sky Memorial. Take photos of the dazzling sights while you let yourself be swept up in a journey through history. Then, tickle your palate with one of America’s best and well-known pastries at Carlo’s Bakery. Discover how the bake shop entered the spotlight on the TV show “Cake Boss.”

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What people are saying about New York State

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4.7 / 5

based on 663 reviews

Staff were all very professional and friendly. No tourist site announcements explaining the sites during the sailing so it's very peaceful & you can just enjoy the scenery & complimentary drink. Staff were avail to explain or answer site seeing questions & offered to take pics for us. Would highly recommend this sailing trip.

This was an amazing experience. I took my boyfriend who loves jazz for his birthday and he loved it. Music was great and being outside seeing the skyline and Statue of Liberty was very romantic. The crew were all very nice and even gave us a free drink at the end of the night.

The staff was super friendly, the views were breathtaking, the drinks were delicious and the band was awesome. We enjoyed ourselves so much I actually considered booking again for the following night. Lots to do and see in the area before or after the cruise.

What a great tour! Millie our tour guide was great and really catered the experience to our group. Highly recommend this tour and this company! 5 STARS for sure.

It was a unique experience! The pilot was very funny! We had a wonderful time. We flew at night and made the experience even more magical.