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Hudson River Cruises, Inc.

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Address: 40 Rondout Lndg, Kingston, NY 12401-6092
Phone Number: +1 845-340-4700
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 am
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Explore the majestic Hudson River aboard the M/V Rip Van Winkle. Enjoy...

Explore the majestic Hudson River aboard the M/V Rip Van Winkle. Enjoy narrated cruises past quaint lighthouses, great estates, and a magnificent view of the Catskill Mountains. Weekends in the summertime offer sunset cruises, live music and DJ Dance Cruises as well as dinner cruises and special theme events. The Rip Van Winkle makes the perfect venue for cocktail receptions, weddings, family events, corporate outings and anything in between!

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Hudson River Sightseeing Cruise
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Scenic Hudson River

Extremely relaxing and informative. Ship was very clean and crew was very knowledgeable and friendly. Would definitely recommend this cruise.

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5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Granville, Massachusetts
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Granville, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Extremely relaxing and informative. Ship was very clean and crew was very knowledgeable and friendly. Would definitely recommend this cruise.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Hudson River is best seen when on it. And the Catskills look their best as the sun sets. Wonderful leisurely cruise with snacks. Very relaxing and priced right.

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Houghton, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I were visiting in the Kingston, NY area and decided to go on this 2 hour boat cruise down the Hudson River. It was a beautiful ride and the captain gave a lot of information describing the mansions and historic sites we were seeing along the river. There was plenty of seating on two decks, and a... More 

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Stony Brook, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved this cruise, boat is awesome, views are beautiful!!! The staff is great and the boat is well maintained! Came off the boat two hours later feeling so relaxed and calm! Great sights to see! What took me by surprise was how cool the town of Kingston is, great to walk around town before or after the cruise!

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Pine Plains
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent, lots of fun. The burger was really good. Always clean and friendly. Hope you will have plenty of dancing cruises in 2017.

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Yorktown Heights, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On time, clean ,friendly, informative. How better to spend a summer afternoon? I now want to visit the mansions

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Rhinebeck, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The cruise was a great way to see the river at night. The music was great and not too loud. The bar was stocked and the staff was a fun bunch of people. I would do it again.

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Queens, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great experience with a very knowledgable tour guide. If you're in the Catskill area this is a "must do." So much beautiful and fascinating history along the Hudson.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It's great to go on a clear day!! We did and it was really nice. Very relaxing. And the people are very very friendly. 2 hour ride full of history. They sell drinks and some things to eat. I did buy a picture that they took of us. Very recommend if you are looking for a relaxing historic ride.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our ride on the Hudson. The boat was clean; interesting items, including a bald eagle, were narrated by the crew; staff was pleasant. One member of our party has great difficulty walking and the crew set up the ramp so she would not need to use the stairs. Very enjoyable trip.

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