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Yacht Manhattan
Classic Harbor Lines -- Pier 62 62 Chelsea Piers Manhattan, NY 10011
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The weather was sunny, windy, crisp. I wore Dress warmly if you go in November but wear easily removable layers as it was much colder on the outdoor deck but warmer inside. .
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The weather was Clear, evening, chilly. I wore winter jacket, hat, scarf - dress warmly!!! Inside yacht is warm but waiting to get on, and then taking pics from the deck can be cold.
Champagne Sunset Cruise on Yacht Manhattan
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attended Dec 31 2010

I booked this as my parents were visiting and we wanted to do something special with them, but wanted to avoid the crowds. This was the perfect choice. We had an absolutely fabulous time - the staff and the jazz trio created a wonderfully relaxed...continued

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attended Dec 31 2010

The cruise was just fabulous! Elegant, chic and homely yacht. More champagne and finger food than we could drink/eat. Courteous and fun staff. Pleasant live Jazz. Wonderful view of Manhattan. Best view of the fireworks.

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Join SailNYC in your finest formal-wear for a wonderful New Year’s Eve celebration aboard the Manhattan, and experience a comfortable and unique Manhattan waterways cruise through the Hudson and East Rivers.

Enjoy a short champagne/sparkling wine tasting class at boarding** to set the celebration in motion with our wine expert, Wendy Crispell.  Throughout the night, enjoy **passed hors d’ oeuvres, our live jazz trio the “Sound Waves”, and the New York Harbor Fireworks at midnight aboard our intimate and elegant 1920’s style yacht.


This cruise is limited to just 40 guests. * *Expect an elegant sophisticated evening, conversation-friendly seating and great sightseeing!


On this special 4 hour cruise, take in picturesque views from our** cozy (heated) glassed-in observatory. ** Highlights along the way include:

  • New Year’s Eve Fireworks
  • Battery Park, South Street Seaport and the Financial District
  • Governor’s Island, The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
  • Parts of Brooklyn and Queens and the complete New York City skyline
  • Roosevelt Island, the United Nations Building, and the Williamsburg, Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges of the East River

The evening includes a one-hour Champagne tasting class at boarding with wine expert, Wendy Crispell, passed hors d’ oeuvres, open beer and wine bar, live jazz music and fireworks! __

To preserve the evening’s ambiance, it is requested that guests dress in formal and festive attire.__

About the Ticket Supplier: Classic Harbor Line LLC

Built in 1994 in the Scarano Boat Building of Albany, New York, the Schooner Adirondack is an 80-foot wooden replica of a classic turn-of-the-century pilot schooner.

Heading south from Chelsea Piers and down the Hudson River to Battery Park, the Schooner Adirondack passes by Ellis Island and sails out to the Statue of Liberty. Wind and time permitting, she will head toward Governor’s Island, breeze by the Financial District and the Brooklyn Bridge on the East River.

The 1920s-style motor yacht “Manhattan,” also built by Scarano Boat Building, is brand new to the New York City harbor as of spring 2006. This 80-foot, wood-trimmed, Gilded Era commuter yacht runs full circumnavigations of Manhattan, dinner cruises and sunset cruises, and is available for private charter.