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Water Taxi Beach

Two Borden Avenue, Hunters Point, Long Island City, NY
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Don't Miss the Water Taxi service/Beach when in LIC..

A great place to view, see the sights and have fun.. My daughter and I always take it whenever I am... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Littleton, Colorado
fun activity

it is worth the price! choose a day that is not too humid so you can enjoy the breeze. On a week... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
New York City, New York
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“hudson river” (2 reviews)
Two Borden Avenue, Hunters Point, Long Island City, NY
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

A great place to view, see the sights and have fun.. My daughter and I always take it whenever I am in town.. This is such a nice addition to Hunter's Point in LIC.. We Love it.. Cheap and easily access.. W/C access too..

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

it is worth the price! choose a day that is not too humid so you can enjoy the breeze. On a week day such as Monday or Wednesday less people you get great seats

Thank loveoverhate2611
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you want to avoid traffic going to Manhattan from Long Island City it is best to take the ferry. You cross the river in a very short time. If you are waiting for a ferry there is a restaurant on both sides of the...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

One of the funniest attractions that came with the New York Pass (a flop in terms of time and time). The crew is nice, even the girls at the desk by the pier, and the skinny guy on the boat gave the tourists funny tips...More

1  Thank Renata-Trieste
Reviewed 16 December 2016

great way to see the city in a way not usually seen. Some people see the crazy part of the traffic, cars, people, all the noise, but there you see it in a different way. its surely recommended.

Thank Eli A
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Water Taxi Beach was great fun, but things change rapidly in NY and alas it is no more. It has been replaced by the NYS Gantry Park which is lovely, but much larger and less funky.

Thank Antoinette S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

You will get to see many things that are NOT visible from land. Breathtaking scenes of Brooklyn, the Statue of Liberty, Governors and Ellis Islands and Manhattan. If you get a daypass you can cruise up and down the Hudson River all you want. It's...More

1  Thank cikkcakk
Reviewed 6 June 2016

First time in the city spending some time with family over the holiday, was a nice ride with very noligible people about the city

Thank arthur b
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I lived in NY for about 20 years and took the water taxi from Brooklyn to New York fun and lots to see.

1  Thank devsimmo
Reviewed 11 November 2015

After visiting Brooklyn Bridge area, we took the one-way $4 water taxi back to Long Island City, Hunters Point. It was a great ride, beautiful vistas. Will do it again. You purchase the ticket from a machine, then wait at pick up point. There are...More

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Mark A
30 August 2016|
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Response from cikkcakk | Reviewed this property |
Go to their website: 'nywatertaxi' or go to one of their piers in person. They have a permanent or mobile ticket booth at each stop.