90-minute sightseeing cruise with 4 hop-off locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Plus FREE ticket to the 9/11 Tribute Center.
There’s no better way to see New York City’s stunning skyline than from the water! Climb aboard the CitySightseeing Ferry for an adventure filled with opportunities to see iconic landmarks and explore top attractions.
This fully-narrated harbor cruise is led by a professional guide who is eager to share classic New York experiences with you! You’ll stop in front of the Statue of Liberty, sail under the Brooklyn Bridge and have plenty of time to snap photos of the Empire State Building, One World Trade Center, the South Street Seaport, and the Manhattan skyline in all its glory.
Your exploration can continue on land at 4 hop-off locations: Pier 78, World Financial Center, Pier 11 and DUMBO, Brooklyn. At Pier 78 in Midtown Manhattan, discover the wonder of Times Square and the Theater District. At the World Financial Center stop, use your included 9/11 Tribute Center ticket
for admission to this moving memorial. Then head on to Pier 11 for a look at Manhattan’s infamous Wall Street before hitting DUMBO for a slice of Grimaldi’s Pizza and more breathtaking views of of the skyline from Brooklyn Bridge Park.
For a unique and memorable tour of the Big Apple, book your CitySightseeing Ferry Tour today!
• Incredible views of the Manhattan skyline, including landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty and One World Trade Center.
• FREE admission to the 9/11 Tribute Center.
• Live tour guide.
• Climate-controlled interiors and comfortable outdoor decks.
• Connections to and from CitySightseeing New York® double-decker bus tours (with bus ticket).
• Hop-on, hop-off access at 4 locations:
- Pier 78
– Midtown Manhattan, Theater District, Times Square, Restaurant Row, Hudson River Greenway Park
- World Financial Center
– One World Trade Center, 9/11 Tribute Center, Century 21, City Hall
- Pier 11
– South Street Seaport, Wall Street, Battery Park, Titanic Memorial Park
- DUMBO, Brooklyn
– Brooklyn Bridge Park, Jane’s Carousel, Grimaldi’s Pizza, River Café
*Ticket valid for the date purchased or date redeemed.
*If CitySightseeing hop-on/hop-off cruise booked by the charter and group sales department, the free 9/11 Tribute Center ticket is not valid.
*Please note that hop-on/hop-off sightseeing ferry privileges not valid for groups of 10 or more.
- 10am, 12noon, 2pm, 4pm
World Financial Center
- 10:20am, 12:20pm, 2:20pm, 4:20pm
- 10:50am, 12:50pm, 2:50pm, 4:50pm
- 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm
Departs: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (See schedule above for times at each location)
After your online purchase you will be redirected to a page with your voucher. An order confirmation, with a link to your online voucher, will also be e-mailed to you within two hours of completing your purchase. Simply show the voucher on your mobile phone or bring a printed copy to any of the departure locations to board the ferry.
What happens after I make my purchase my Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry Tour?
After you complete your online purchase, you will be redirected to a page with your voucher. An order confirmation including a link to your online voucher will also be emailed to you within two hours of completing your purchase. Redeem this voucher at any of the visitor center locations listed on the voucher. You can show your voucher on your mobile device or bring a printed copy. Please bring valid identification. Once you’ve redeemed your voucher, you can use your tickets to start your tour!
How long do I have to use my ticket?
You have one year from the date of purchase to redeem your voucher. You must use your ticket on the day you redeem your voucher in New York City.
What does hop-on, hop-off access mean?
With hop-on, hop-off access you can hop off the ferry at any of the designated tour stops along the route, spend time walking around or exploring attractions, and get back on the next scheduled ferry to continue your tour!
Do I need to specify a date of travel?
When you start your order, you will have to choose the day you believe you are going to use the voucher. However, we do understand that plans change so you have one year from the date of purchase to begin using your pass. After one year, it will expire.
Can I use my voucher to board the ferry?
No. You must redeem your voucher at one of the visitor center locations
listed on your voucher. At the visitor center, simply show your voucher on your mobile phone or bring a printed copy.
Where can I start the tour?
Yes, you can start at any of our four convenient locations – Pier 78 (Midtown), World Financial District, Dumbo (Brooklyn) or Pier 11 (Wall Street). Please check our daily schedule below for departure times.
What language is the tour commentary in?
A live guide provides commentary in English.
What are the hours of operation?
Ferries run 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, daily. Tours depart at the following times:
Pier 78 - 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm
World Financial Center - 10:20am, 11:20am, 12:20pm, 1:20pm, 2:20pm, 3:20pm, 4:20pm
DUMBO - 10:50am, 11:50am, 12:50pm, 1:50pm, 2:50pm, 3:50pm, 4:50pm
Pier 11 - 11am, 12noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm
Pier 78 - 10am, 12noon, 2pm, 4pm
World Financial Center - 10:20am, 12:20pm, 2:20pm, 4:20pm
DUMBO - 10:50am,12:50pm, 2:50pm, 4:50pm
Pier 11 - 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm
How long is the tour?
90 minutes, not including optional time spent at hop-off locations.
How do I get to the 9/11 Tribute Center?
Hop-off the ferry at the World Financial Center stop. The Tribute Center is located at 120 Liberty Street, a few blocks south of One World Trade Center, off Greenwich Street.
I want to connect to a double-decker bus tour. How do I get tickets?
You can purchase individual tickets for the Downtown Tour
and/or the Brooklyn Tour
, both of which directly connect to the CitySightseeing Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry Tour. Or you can take advantage of huge savings by purchasing the All Around Town Tour Pass
, which includes the Hop-on, Hop-off Ferry Tour plus Downtown, Uptown, Brooklyn, and Bronx double-decker bus tours and many additional discounts.