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Manhattan By Sail - Clipper City Tall Ship

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Manhattan by Sail has a diverse little fleet of ships that sail the NY Harbor daily and a corresponding myriad of options for any and all who want to experience the thrill of sailing in the world’s greatest harbor. Our newest addition is the Clipper...more
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Battery Park, Slip 2, New York City, NY 10004
Battery Park City
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of our favourite activities we experienced whilst in NYC from London. Best kept secret whilst hundreds line up to sit on a packed ferry - we boarded the clipper and enjoyed a relaxing trip!

Thank Bernadette Q
Reviewed October 25, 2018

This is my 3rd sail with Manhattan Sail by the Sea. We did the sunset sail and even thought it was a really foggy evening and cool night. It was a beautiful few of the Statue of Liberity and the Manhattan Skyline. The crew is...More

Thank My Fictional A
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We went with three kids ages 10, 8, and 7. We were aboard the shearwater. The crew was extremely patient and courteous with the kids. They let them stear, hoist sails, go below deck. We even had a beer and the views were amazing. Don’t...More

Thank Ivey G
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We were lucky with the weather, the crew was nice, sailing was smooth and the night turn to be a great idea.

Thank Aabbady
Reviewed October 6, 2018

The experience was great, wind blowing on your face in a nice setting and great views. Drinks on the sail are very affordable so don't need to carry your own food. Clean seating or can stand and enjoy the views. Keep a jacket as it...More

Thank Prakriti S
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Well worth a trip. Well set up totally enjoyable afternoon with great staff and well worth a look. Great way to see the Statue

Thank MargieV611
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We found this right before going to New York City and booked it. Easy to get to in Battery Park and the sail was gorgeous even though there were a few rain drops. The views are amazing from the water. Perfect relaxing night on the...More

Thank jmwkkw
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We go every year and it’s always a great experience! Highly recommend for native NY’ers and tourists alike! Great fun in the summer months especially. We even had part of my husband’s birthday on the ship by buying a bunch of tickets and taking over...More

Thank Klrad2013
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Our sail in NY harbor was fantastic. This is one of the most enjoyable things we did on our visit to NY. The crew was very professional and the boat was great. I would wholeheartedly recommend this activity for anyone who would like to get...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Excellent staff excellent experience overall. Very enjoyable and relaxing, no one on a loud speaker. Bartenders were fast and effeciant. The weather was not that great but a nice cold drink a sweater and some music while sailing nyc was still amazing. Highly recommend.

Thank Alberico G
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August 12, 2018|
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Response from NRM000 | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't bring a meal, but if a few little snacks fit in your purse or backpack, I can't see that being a problem. Yes there is a washroom. Enjoy!
July 18, 2018|
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Response from heatherw781 | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe so It would probably have to stay in the pram and someone is going to have to hold the pram all the time while the other person can walk around the boat. Not too much shade on the boat so can get quiet... More
Claire J
June 7, 2018|
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Response from Paola921 | Reviewed this property |
Contact the company directly. I do not know the answer to this question. Have a good trip.