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Manhattan By Sail - Clipper City Tall Ship

Battery Park, Slip 2, New York City, NY 10004
+1 212-619-0907
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US$ 45.00*
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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 City, a 158-ft. tall ship that can accommodate up to 150 passengers. A more intimate experience can be had on the Shearwater, a historic schooner with capacity up to 48 passengers.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 9:45 PM
Battery Park, Slip 2, New York City, NY 10004
Financial District
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

This is a great way to get out of the chaos of the city. You enjoy a peaceful sail with amazing views of the Statue of Liberty and the buildings of Manhattan. There is a bar for drinks, but not food, so eat befor you...More

Thank LeslieMa
Reviewed 10 July 2016

The ship itself is really beautiful, especially when the sails are up. The day day we went out was not particularly nice - first hot and humid, then a front came in as we left port, so that may have affected our enjoyment a little....More

Thank ibkarenoid
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Manhattan By Sail offers a plethora of afternoon and evening sails aboard masted tall ships. These tours circle New York Harbor. Don't expect narration or anyone to point out the sights to you. There is no narration. Curiously enough, this isn't as much a distraction...More

Thank jvh212
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We weren't able to take the sailing tour when I was in NYC last November, so I looked forward to it for my next trip. I wasn't disappointed. The trip was perfect. With pleasant winds, we sailed effortlessly and quietly all around Lower Manhattan. The...More

Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Who knew this was in NYC the whole time, so easy to get to, so reasonable in cost and a truly FABULOUS experience! Couldn't have been more surprised and happier to have been able to experience this boat trip!! My husband and I were so...More

Thank TBWendy
Reviewed 18 June 2016

It is very relaxing and enjoyable, especially in good weather, to be sailing in the harbor of NYC in a restored, old "Tall Ship". This is an hour and a half trip and perfect if these are your expectations. What you shouldn't expect is a...More

Thank jbgshrink
Reviewed 16 June 2016

It sounded like a good idea, turned out to be a FANTASTIC one! My boyfriend and I brought our four year old daughter and her four year old little buddy on the Clipper City Sail Boat to celebrate the beautiful weather, and well, just to...More

Thank Estee P
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Weather has a lot to do with how much you enjoy the cruise.I thought it was great, and very relaxing, as you glided through the water. By the way the bar is open so you can also sip on your favorite cocktail. Great views and...More

Thank wifun
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We did the twilight tour, goes from 7 - 9 pm, sun setting on the buildings of Manhattan, and at the end, the lighted buildings against the dark sky were magical. There is a bar on board, friendly, efficient crew. Excellent customer service when I...More

Thank mblp31
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Booked this ship as sounded a delightful was to see the sites. Crew not very chatty and passengers basically left to their own devices. Weather very nippy and overcast. Crew gave us blankets and ponchos approx half way into cruise. Got a bit boring as...More

Thank benibabeSpain
Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
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7 October 2017|
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Response from marypatro | Reviewed this property |
Check out Eventbrite and other types of online event advertisers. New York City is the Mecca of entertainment. Try One of the underground Piano Bars or Dueling Pianos. There is always music, dance and entertainment in the... More
12 November 2016|
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Response from SaHoppa | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they sail again April 28, 2017. Their website is ManhattanBySail . com
Shirley C
23 September 2016|
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Response from PareXcellence2014 | Reviewed this property |
totally depends on the weather..could be sharp . but also magical in the cold..weather warms clothes why not