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170 Star Starred
North Cove Marina
on the South Side South End Ave and Liberty St. New York City, NY 10280
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arrive early if you are not familiar with lower Manhattan
Sail NY Harbor Aboard the Historic Schooner Shearwater
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The weather was sunny. I wore bring a sweater.
Sail NY Harbor Aboard the Historic Schooner Shearwater
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4.5 average rating
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3 events
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attended May 17 2009

After a brief meeting about safety with the crew brunch is offered.
There is a selection of gourmet sandwiches, bagels, pastry, hummus, chips, fruits. There was plenty to go around and many leftovers. There was also coffee, tea, champagne,...continued

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2 reviews
2 stars
attended May 31 2009

We brought friends in from out of town - beautiful way to spend a beautiful day. Not sure I'd go for full-price, but we sat near the bar-cooler and the snacks.

For the ladies, they tell you not to wear heels or skirts and they mean it -- it's...continued

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13 reviews
4 stars
attended May 31 2009

Great event! With the goldstar price, and excellent value. As people said, be prepared it is much cooler on the water and the sun is much stronger, use sunscreen! We had about 40 people on our sail, which was a bit packed... we ended up sitting...continued

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Package includes a terrific and plentiful buffet, tea and coffee service as well as all-you-can-drink Prosecco. Menu includes assorted muffins, homemade breads and cakes, bagels, salmon and assorted meats and cheeses.

The cruise lasts two hours.

About the Ticket Supplier: Manhattan By Sail

We’ve been taking people sailing in New York Harbor for more than 30 years. We started small and humbly, with one boat and a crew made up largely of sail-loving volunteers.
Today we have a diverse little fleet of ships and a myriad of options for any and all who want to experience the thrill of sailing in the world’s greatest harbor. From basic public sails to specialty tours, music events, cocktail parties, family programming, custom weddings and private charters, Manhattan By Sail is dedicated to bringing you an unforgettable sailing experience and remains committed to the original mission, which has always been about making our passengers feel like a part of our ever-growing sailing family.