New York Sightseeing Tours

Unforgettable NYC Tours with Hornblower

There’s no better way to experience the sights of New York from a different perspective than aboard a sightseeing tour with Hornblower Cruises & Events.

NYC boat tours allow you to escape the hustle and bustle that is New York City and get up close to the city’s iconic landmarks including the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Governors Island and the Brooklyn Bridge. The sightseeing tour also offers an incredible view of the awe-inspiring Manhattan skyline.

Hornblower has also teamed up with CityPass, The Ride, Blue Man Group and Millennium Hilton so you can enjoy sightseeing NYC on land and on the water… all with the one ticket.

If you’re looking for sightseeing tours in NYC, Hornblower Cruises & Events is the place to be!


International Sightseeing Cruise
International Sightseeing Cruise NYC - Hornblower

This one-hour cruise gives you plenty of time to see the sights and learn about New York’s world-famous historic landmarks via narration in eight languages aboard the boat, or you can purchase the New York in your Pocket Souvenir tour guide. Get on board!

May – October: 10 hourly cruises daily between 9:30am – 5:00pm
November – April: 5 hourly cruises daily between 10:00am – 4:00pm
Cruise departs from Pier 15 at South Street Seaport

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Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing Cruises
Hop-On, Hop-Off Sightseeing Cruises

Hop-on, hop-off cruises operated by Hornblower are available from Pier 78 in Midtown and World Financial Center, downtown. All you have to do is select your preferred departure pier and time and you’re on your way to an exciting day of exploring the greatest city in the world by boat.

Pier 78 in Midtown: 10:00am | 12:00pm | 2:00pm | 4:00pm
World Financial Center Downtown: 10:30 | 12:30 | 2:30 | 4:30

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New York C3

Get admission to 3 iconic attractions for one low price. Create your own New York Experience, including Hornblower’s International Sightseeing Cruise. Save money, plus skip most ticket lines. Enjoy the fun and flexibility of New York C3!

Hornblower Cruise times available on the C3 Pass:
May – October: 10 hourly cruises daily between 9:30am – 5:00pm
November – April: 5 hourly cruises daily between 10:00am – 4:00pm
Cruise departs from Pier 15 at South Street Seaport

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The Downtown Experience Power by The Ride

Explore historic Downtown Manhattan on an inspiring journey, enhanced with the magic of virtual reality. Includes a 90-minute multimedia bus tour of Downtown Manhattan and a pass to Hornblower’s International Sightseeing Cruise.

 

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Blue Man Group

Enjoy a Sightseeing Cruise or Happy Hour Cruise plus a Blue Man Group performance at one price. See more and save more! Blue Man Group will rock your world. Blow your mind. And unleash your spirit. 35 million people of all ages, languages and cultures know what Blue Man Group is really about. Now it’s your turn.

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Millennium Hilton New York Downtown

Enjoy the sights of NYC from a sightseeing tour with Hornblower Cruises & Events. On the boat, you’ll see amazing views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Governors Island, and Brooklyn Bridge. The cruise leaves 10 times daily. A minimum 2-night length of stay with Millennium Hilton New York Downtown. Includes 2 adult tickets per room.

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