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NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise provided by New York Water Tours

NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 08/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 08/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Discover the world-famous Statue of Liberty on this sightseeing cruise of the New York Harbor. See the New York City skyline complete with the new One World Trade Center, Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge and more. Capture unforgettable images of the city and Lady Liberty before heading back to port to continue exploring on foot.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Pier 36 New York
    299 South St, New York, NY 10002, USA
    Departures: Please email us at support@libertycruise.nyc for the most updated departure time
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  • 1
    Statue of Liberty
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    Ellis Island
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 3
    Ellis Island Immigration Museum
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 4
    Manhattan Bridge
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 5
    Governors Island National Monument
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 6
    Wall Street
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 7
    New York Harbor
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 8
    SeaGlass Carousel at The Battery
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 9
    One World Observatory
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 10
    Brooklyn Bridge
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Pier 36 New York
    299 South St, New York, NY 10002, USA
    Departures: Please email us at support@libertycruise.nyc for the most updated departure time
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Highlights
  • Explore the New York Harbor on this sightseeing cruise
  • See sights like the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and the Brooklyn Bridge
  • Take photos of one of the most famous skylines in the world
  • Listen to informative commentary from guides on board the boat
What to Expect
Make your way to the World Financial Center Terminal to get on your sightseeing cruise of New York Harbor. This open-air boat passes through iconic landmarks in the harbor such as the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and the Brooklyn Bridge. Get a great view of the New York City skyline as you sail away from the port. Listen to informative commentary from tour guides on board about the history of the city and other fun facts. Cruise past Battery Park, Governor’s Island and Liberty Island before heading back to shore to continue exploring the city on foot.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Pier 36 New York, 299 South St, New York, NY 10002, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Live commentary
Exclusions
  • Does not dock at Liberty Island
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure time
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 999 travelers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Manny wrote a review Sep 2020
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For the price you get what you paid for. If you are looking for a more premium experience skip. If you want something cheap and quick this works.
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Response from TopViewSightseeing, Manager at NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise
Responded Sep 19, 2020
Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We appreciate all of our customers feedback, and use it as a tool for growth. Although we wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this we learn from, and use to improve our service. We understand that your time is valuable, and want to make it up to you. Please contact us at support@libertycruise.nyc - we look forward to hearing from you
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Matt C wrote a review Jan 2020
Newbury, United Kingdom8 contributions2 helpful votes
Very poor, wouldn't leave any stars if there was an option. Waited over an hour past scheduled departure time in -5oc temperature with very poor communication from staff for the boat to arrive, to then be told that the restrooms on board were also out of order. Cruise longer
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from TopViewSightseeing, Manager at NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise
Responded Jan 20, 2020
Dear guest, Your business is very important to us and we value your input. We strive to ensure all of our customers have a positive and memorable experience. Please contact us at support@topviewnyc.com so we can rectify your experience.
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Jomara L wrote a review Dec 2019
Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic3 contributions6 helpful votes
I just bought a ticket based on the information on their website, which is false but you only found out after you pay. Don’t believe anything about this people. Save your money
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from TopViewSightseeing, Manager at NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise
Responded Dec 16, 2019
We're extremely sorry that you had to face such difficulties, problems in customer service are not something we are known for. As you can see from our other reviews, we pride ourselves on providing great customer service and we'd like to do the same for you. We may not be able to change the past but if you give us a chance, we will completely make it up to you. Our GM will be reaching out to you personally. We hope to resolve this to your benefit. You can reach out to us on 212.664.0300 or you can email us on Customerservice@topviewnyc.com
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Doreen T wrote a review Nov 2019
Bristol, United Kingdom179 contributions55 helpful votes
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We did this trip at twilight and it afforded us great views of the lights of the manhattan skyline, along with the statue of liberty floodlit, and the lights of the brooklyn bridge. It can be a lot of queuing so prebooking tickets is a must really. Good helpful staff with a good
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from TopViewSightseeing, Manager at NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise
Responded Dec 3, 2019
Thank you for the honest review of your touring experience. It was a pleasure having you on our cruise and we hope to serve you again in the future!
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Jacob wrote a review Aug 2019
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Yup, paid for a 2 hr 30 min sight seeing cruise during the day at 6:30 pm. What I got was a 30 min cruise at night with no sights to be seen and wasn’t able to take pictures. Description said 3 level boat but what showed up was a smaller 2 level boat. Also waited 2 hours to
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Response from TopViewSightseeing, Guest Relations Manager at NYC Statue of Liberty Cruise
Responded Aug 19, 2019
Dear guest, Thank you for bringing this case to our attention, we understand your frustration and would like to review this issue further. In order to investigate this issue fully please contact us at customerservice@libertycruise.nyc with more details on the purchase so we can rectify your experience.
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About the operator

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By: New York Water Tours
85allisonl
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Straight garbage, scam, do not even think about buying a ticket.
My husband, friends, and I bought tickets to the New Year’s Eve cruise, thinking “gonna start the new year on a boa
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dougsheadel
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Great trip, informative tour guide.
The day was rainy, but the trip was delightful in a fully enclosed and heated cabin. Jack did a great job of guidi
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travellingcaticus
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Best value for money in NYC
I must admit I did this expecting not much more than a touristic money grab, and I was surprised by how excellent i
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Michele_Crowe
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WAY overpriced for the experience
We paid over 200$ a person for this sub par experience. First off I would like to say that the CREW was amazing...
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Sonia C
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Loved The Cruise! Great Value!
The cruise was great and great for the price. The narrator was excellent and very knowledgeable. No matter how cold
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K350JAbobt
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Christmas Brunch
Brought my wife to the city, for a special Christmas treat. Spent the extra money for "premium" service. Premium
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Donna M
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Great Cruise..
Really good cruise, well organized and informative, staff and crew super helpful would definitely recommend.
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mikelaketahoe
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I Smell a rat
If this New York water tours is what was liberty cruise beware. How can a company that has been trading so long onl
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ewadanek
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Excellent
Lovely and well organised cruise. The team extremely helpful and welcoming. Guide really well knowledgeable. I w
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janka m
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Perfect Water Tours
We have been in NY only for 2 days so we took big bus hop on hop off and water tour, perfect connection . i really
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alymp2000
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Our Liberty cruise
Our tour was great! We enjoyed it!!! The tour guide is really good, we learned a lot of interesting information abo
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dale966
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Only Average
We enjoyed the different sites that where pointed out to us. It was a little expensive since all your doing is usi
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cak1981
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30 minute ride
Do not believe anything that says your tour will be 2 hours. This is a lie, and customer service will tell you so i
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Lana M
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Great Staff!!
Very upbeat, informative and fun staff. Wonderful views! The guy at the gate before boarding the ship was accommoda
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sanaff
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Great
It was a great experience. The service was on point & the crew was very helpful. Had a great day at cruise. Enjoyed
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