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When was the last time you took in the island of Manhattan from the water? Jump on board one of the many excursion boats operated within Hudson River Park and get ready for a ride you and your family or friends will remember forever.

From sightseeing to fine dining, there’s a boat and captain waiting to serve you. A must do activity for any New York City resident or tourist – after all, Manhattan is an island — these boat trips and dining cruises are primed to provide you, your loved ones and friends with premier dining and cocktail experiences as you enjoy the breathtaking views of the New York Harbor and Hudson River.

NY Waterway’s ferries are the fastest and most convenient way to travel to Midtown. Whether you’re commuting to work, heading to NYC for dinner or going to take in a Broadway Show, NY Waterway lets you relax and enjoy stress-free travel. They even operate a free shuttle bus service to Lincoln Center, various stops on the west side and downtown. Ferries are conveniently located at Hudson River Park’s Pier 79 on 39 Street.