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New York Water Taxi at Pier 16
Pier 16 at South Street Seaport Fulton and South Street New York, NY 10038
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They take a souvenir photo before the ride for $20 that you can purchase after the ride.
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Zephyr Statue of Liberty Express Tour
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4.3 average rating
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Laura P.
20 events
16 reviews
10 stars
attended Jul 18 2009

As a native NYer I played tourist for the day and had a fabulous time. The tour was fantastic! The metoerologists predicted a rainy day but it turned our to be a sunny day with beautiful blue skies, puffy white clouds and calm waters. Although...continued

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18 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 18 2009

My fiance and I decided to take this tour because Goldstar was offering free tickets and we enjoying going out on the water. I am not normally a fan of guided tours, as I have lived here for quite some time and far too often find that guides...continued

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8 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 13 2009

Great tour! Our narrator, Lee, was amazing. He knew an incredible number of facts about NYC, and made them really fun to listen to. The captain allowed our grandsons to "drive" the boat, and they were thrilled. Definitely worth the money and...continued

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Daily departure times through December 31, 2013:






Climb aboard Zephyr, a one-of-a-kind luxury yacht, for a one-hour cruise and the opportunity to view New York City from the comfort of multiple climate-controlled decks. Surrounded by spectacular sights outside and elegant amenities inside, you will glide past many of New York’s most legendary landmarks, including the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building and the Brooklyn Bridge.

Let your camera go wild and capture the magic of your New York memories. Our top-rated guides interact with you to ensure you have a great time and leave more informed about the City of New York then when you arrived. Departs from Pier 16 in the historic South Street Seaport in Downtown Manhattan.

Here Are Just Some of The Sights You Will See:


The Statue of Liberty

*A gift from France that arrived in New York Harbor in June of 1885. *

The Brooklyn Bridge*

Completed in 1883, the Brooklyn Bridge is one of the oldest suspension bridges in the United States. *

Ground Zero (The World Trade Center Site)*

The completed 9/11 Memorial is slated to open September 11, 2011 on the 10-year anniversary of the second World Trade Center attack. *

The Empire State Building*

Built during the American Great Depression in 1930. It has 103 floors and 6,500 windows.