Recent Searches
Clear

Top New York City On the Water

Saved to wishlist!
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in New York City. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials
Sightseeing Tours
Private and Luxury
Sporting Events
Extreme
Private Sightseeing Tours
City Tours
Motor Sports
Unique Experiences
More
Sort by:Featured

Manhattan Adventure Boat Ride

Manhattan Adventure Boat Ride

star-5
183
This custom sightseeing tour on the Hudson River is designed for photographers and tourists alike. Travel on the same media boat that news photographers use to cover breaking stories, and view more than 40 iconic sights—including the New York City skyline—from unique vantage points. The captain’s narration provides a comprehensive overview of New York Harbor, with close-up views of landmarks like the Brooklyn Bridge and Statue of Liberty.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.00
From
$99.00
Taking safety measures

New York City Jet Ski Rental

New York City Jet Ski Rental

star-3.5
3
See the sites of New York City as a backdrop with a single or tandem Jet Ski rental. Travel the waters of Jamaica Bay off the coast of Queens and the Rockaway Beach neighborhood. Step away from the hustle of the Big Apple and enjoy a day on the water. All the necessary equipment—including Jet Ski rental and a personal floatation device—plus professional instruction are provided.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$156.42
per group
From
$156.42
per group
Taking safety measures

Private New York City Boat Tour

Private New York City Boat Tour

star-5
10
See New York City from the waters of the Hudson River on your own private motorboat tour. Enjoy two hours of sightseeing with stops at the Brooklyn Bridge, Freedom Tower (One World Trade Center) and Statue of Liberty. Bring your group of up to six people along with your own food or drink for this exclusive New York boating experience. Your tour departs from a convenient location in lower Manhattan.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$480.00
per group
From
$480.00
per group

Circle Line: Beast Speedboat Ride

Circle Line: Beast Speedboat Ride

star-4.5
171
Take a ride on the wild side with this 30-minute speedboat tour of New York City. Hop on board The Beast and let the fun begin. This high-speed boat tour along New York Harbor — complete with loud, rocking music and playful narration — acts like a roller coaster on water. It’s a must-do experience for adrenalin junkies.
More
  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$30.00
From
$30.00
Taking safety measures

OPENED: Statue of Liberty Boat and Ellis Island 60 Min Sightseeing Cruise

OPENED: Statue of Liberty Boat and Ellis Island 60 Min Sightseeing Cruise

star-4
21
Secure your ticket in advance for this New York Harbor sightseeing cruise: prebooking will spare you the fuss of ticket-buying in Manhattan. Settle indoors or out on the 3-level Lady Liberty paddleboat and pass under the Brooklyn Bridge for views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and Manhattan’s skyline, including One World Trade Center. Choose a departure to suit you and upgrade to add access to Liberty Island’s grounds.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$30.00
From
$30.00
Taking safety measures

New York Private Boat Charter (Up to 6 Passengers)

New York Private Boat Charter (Up to 6 Passengers)

star-5
21
New York City is one of the world’s most popular destinations for travelers, meaning regular city cruises can be overcrowded and uncomfortable. This New York private charter experience sets the perfect tone for quiet city sightseeing with just your group of family or friends. Your captain points out more than 40 New York City sights and knows the best spots to stop at for taking the most amazing pictures.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$600.00
per group
From
$600.00
per group

Circle Line: NYC Liberty Cruise

Circle Line: NYC Liberty Cruise

star-4.5
441
See the highlights of New York City from the water on this sightseeing cruise along the Hudson River. Ideal for first-time visitors who want to see as much as possible and avoid waiting in traffic, this cruise offers views of the Manhattan skyline, One World Trade Center, and the Empire State Building, plus close-ups of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$31.00
From
$31.00
Taking safety measures

New York Harbor Jet Ski Tour

New York Harbor Jet Ski Tour

star-4.5
2
New York City’s streets can be overrun with city dwellers and travelers alike, making it hard to catch views of top attractions such as the Statue of Liberty and Brooklyn Bridge. This New York Harbor Jet Ski tour makes seeing these sights (and others) easier than ever by taking you on the water from Rockaway Beach to Manhattan. Plus, your guide knows the massive harbor well, so you won’t get lost.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$391.03
per group
From
$391.03
per group
Taking safety measures

NOW OPEN: Cruise around Statue of Liberty & Manhattan Skyline Pier 36

NOW OPEN: Cruise around Statue of Liberty & Manhattan Skyline Pier 36

star-3.5
6
Even travelers with limited time can enjoy some of the best views in NYC with this quick Big Apple sightseeing cruise. Meet up at Pier 36 to set sail in the East River, where you can expect standout skyline views from the ship's deck. Relax and enjoy views of top area sights—like the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges—and make your way to see the iconic Statue of Liberty.
More
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$27.72
From
$27.72
Taking safety measures

Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise

Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise

star-4.5
1746
Some of the best views of New York City's iconic skyline are from the water. This extended cruise goes all the way around Manhattan Island, affording views of the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Empire State Building, and more. While on-board, learn about the history of the island through live commentary or purchase drinks and snacks.
More
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$44.00
From
$44.00
Taking safety measures

New York City Statue of Liberty Super Express Cruise

New York City Statue of Liberty Super Express Cruise

star-4.5
269
Don't waste precious hours on your NYC vacation at the Statue of Liberty when you can try this speedy Lady Liberty cruise that's perfect for travelers with limited time. Just hop aboard at Lower Manhattan's Battery Park and soak up the sea breeze as you're whisked past Lady Liberty. You can marvel at the statue from the water, learn about the landmark from your guide's live narration, and snap a few up-close photos with unobstructed views of this must-see NYC attraction.
More
  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$24.00
From
$24.00
Taking safety measures

New York Lunch Cruise

New York Lunch Cruise

star-4.5
52
Relax on a comfortable boat as it cruises around New York Harbor and Manhattan on this relaxing 2-hour afternoon cruise that includes an all-you-can-eat buffet and DJ'ed music. Get great views and a different perspective on the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, One World Trade Center and the Empire State Building. And indulge in the delicious buffet lunch wile doing it. Upgrade the afternoon to receive a welcome glass of champagne in a souvenir glass, a table for your party size, and access to a platinum open bar.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$95.63
From
$95.63
Taking safety measures

Private New York City Sunset Boat Tour

Private New York City Sunset Boat Tour

star-5
8
This classic private tour showcases the Manhattan skyline and the natural beauty of a stunning sunset. Depart from North Cove Marina near the iconic Freedom Tower and set sail on a tour that highlights the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty and more. Pack food and drinks to ensure a memorable evening as you take in stunning views of one of the world's most dynamic cities.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$586.67
per group
From
$586.67
per group

New York City Sunset Sail to the Statue of Liberty

New York City Sunset Sail to the Statue of Liberty

star-5
17
Enjoy a more romantic cruise with views of New York City landmarks on this sunset sail, on a classic schooner. Bring your favorite person and hop aboard the sailboat for your adventure, where you can admire the views of NYC's skyline, and the buildings of Lower Manhattan. Sail onward toward Ellis Island and Lady Liberty, sip included champagne or cocktail, and take in the views of sunset light cast across the city.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$76.00
From
$76.00
Taking safety measures

New York Dinner Cruise

New York Dinner Cruise

star-4.5
551
Get a totally different and exciting perspective on New York: from a fun dinner cruise that floats around New York Harbor and Manhattan offering stunning views of the city and some of the world's most famous landmarks, from the Statue of Liberty to the Brooklyn Bridge to the Empire State Building. Indulge in a delicious buffet dinner and then groove to the onboard DJ'ed music being spun. Add this dinner cruise to your New York itinerary today!
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$163.46
From
$163.46
Taking safety measures

Filters

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best On the Water in New York City?
Q:
What On the Water in New York City are 1 hour or less?
Q:
What On the Water in New York City are taking additional safety precautions?
Q:
What On the Water in New York City are good for avoiding crowds?