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Statue of Liberty Tall Ship Sailing Cruise

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    Set sail on New York City’s waters on board the Clipper City. Departing from Slip 2 on the south side of Battery Park, this sightseeing voyage explores New York Harbor with outstanding views of the Big Apple’s best attractions.
    The original Clipper City was built as a lumber-hauling cargo schooner just before the start of the Civil War. It was then rebuilt from the original plans, which were on loan from the Smithsonian Institution, and more recently refurbished to the modern-day sailing vessel on this tour. The new and improved Clipper City is 158 feet (47 m) long and 120 feet (36 m) high and can accommodate 130 passengers, more than any other sailboat of its kind in the United States.
    On this 1.5-hour afternoon sail, enjoy beautiful views of New York City landmarks from one of two decks.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My husband, son, daughter in law and grand daughter had a wonder sail despite one of the hottest days in July.. There was plenty of shade. We were in Glen Cove for a wedding and decided to take this excursion as our son and daughter...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank Mexican71
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Forget the other crowded and noisy cruises and go for this quieter version. Smaller ship, powered by sails. Cruise lasts about one and half hours and it circles the bay, approaching the Statue of Liberty and going around Governors Island. Some fabulous views ofcourse.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank ParisWanderlust
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The Clipper City schooner cruise should be on every NYC visitor's list! We four travelers took a leisurely, exciting, and informative sail around the Statue of Liberty and can't wait to do it again. The captain and crew were personable, professional, and took excellent care...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank boncmoo
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    A very lovely sailboat tour on a beautiful boat. Staff was very kind and it was very enjoyable. It was around 2.5 hours so perfect amount of time!:)

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank alexiscarin
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    Fun time. The crew are very nice. This beats the crowded ferry rides for sure. You don’t get real close to the Statue of Liberty but close enough for great photo ops. If you are willing to chance not getting tickets if sold out...The were...More

    1  Thank Kimberly G
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    tsbondo
    April 3, 2018|
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    Response from Globewalker73 |
    Battery Park, Slip #2 right in front of Battery Gardens See it on Google maps to get oriented
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