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Address: 141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202
Phone Number: +1 518-463-0220
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Description: Take A Dutch Apple Cruise on the scenic and historic Hudson River, the...
Take A Dutch Apple Cruise on the scenic and historic Hudson River, the ideal way to see the sights. Our vessel offers you sunshine and breezes or the protection of fully enclosed and heated/ac decks. Features of all tours include ample free parking, U.S.Coast Guard inspected vessel, comfortable seating, clean restrooms, full cash bar and light refreshments. With your safety in mind, we suggest low heeled or soft soled shoes. We cruise rain or shine. Don't forget to bring your binoculars for eagle sightings!
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Hudson River Sightseeing Cruise from Albany
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An enjoyable family activity in Albany

My husband and I took 2 of our grandchildren on this river cruise. Our grandchildren are ages 2 1/2 and 5. I thought that our grandchildren were possibly too young for the trip. I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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New York
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

My husband and I took 2 of our grandchildren on this river cruise. Our grandchildren are ages 2 1/2 and 5. I thought that our grandchildren were possibly too young for the trip. I also thought we would be too warm on a boat on an almost 90 degree day. We really enjoyed the trip. Our grandchildren did well. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

My friends and I took the cruise to learn a bit about the river and enjoy our lunch on board. We learned about the Dutch connection of the area, the commerce of the shipping in the area. We also go to see 8 eagles along the way. That was amazing in itself. There were herons also. The shoreline history was... More 

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Staten Island, New York
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The boat was very comfortable, the tour guide was outstanding. We learned a lot of history, and even got to see a few bald eagles. Wish it was a longer cruise!

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Our group had the whole boat and the food was a buffet dinner. The eggplant parm, in particular, was quite good... as were the desserts. It was a cash bar, but not overly priced, and the bartenders were very friendly.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We were visiting our son and his bride last fall and wanted to see some of the area. We had a lovely afternoon on the water. Our tour guide was very informative, and happy to answer any questions we had. She pointed out several bald eagles, and told us some of the history of the homes along the river. My... More 

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Holderness, New Hampshire, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We were a large group (60+) of college seniors, their friends and families. We wanted to do something together one last time, after being together for 4 years, and the Dutch Apple Sunset Cruise was the perfect outing! We danced, sang, ate, drank and snapped photos on a beautiful float on the Hudson. The staff was great and took all... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

It's a great concept, but not worth what we paid. It's definitely 5 stars if you like seeing old industrial docks and warehouses . If you were expecting to see any of the other beautiful sights on the Hudson River (like us) you will be very disappointed.

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Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We were offered the opportunity to take the cruise through our Parent's weekend package with through Siena College. It was a wonderful time. I must admit when I saw rain in the forecast I was a bit nervous but the lower and middle deck are completely covered and heated (cooled in summer). We were given a discounted rate but after... More 

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Rensselaer, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I had my wedding on the Dutch Apple Cruise, and it was perfect! The staff are so helpful and try to make your day wonderful. I have a disabled father, and they accommodated him in so many ways and went way beyond what they had to. I would recommend this boat for a party or a wedding, and my husband... More 

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New Hyde Park, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This is a great way to spend a sunny afternoon, cruising on the Hudson River. We went on Wednesday, July 27, 2014. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and entertaining and the entire staff was pleasant and accommodating. The entrance fee of $17.95 is very reasonable for a 1 1/2 hour boat ride. While the sights of the run down Port... More 

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Address: 141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202
Phone Number: +1 518-463-0220
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

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