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Hornblower NYC City Lights Dinner Cruise

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Join a 3-hour cruise around New York aboard a luxury cruise ship. Enjoy a three-course dinner with an open dessert station. Dance to the modern beats brought to you by the DJ on board.

  • Spend a few hours aboard a luxury cruise ship around New York
  • Revel in the flavors of a scrumptious three-course meal specially prepared for you
  • Dance to the rhythmic beats of the cruise's lively DJ
  • Go on a sightseeing spree of New York's famed neighboring islands


Climb aboard a luxury cruise ship and spend the night away eating great-tasting food, warm company, elaborate sightseeing, and fun-filled dancing! Enjoy a three-course meal freshly prepared on board the cruise ship by expert culinary chefs. Entice your sweet tooth by visiting the dessert station which is filled only by the best desserts fit to become the finale of your three-course meal. Sip soda, juice, the cruise's signature coffee, and herbal teas to match with your meal.

After dinner, go dancing as the DJ puts on the greatest beats of the century! Grab a partner and bring the house down by dancing to the lively music. For a more serene evening, come to the ship's roof deck and marvel at the sights before you. See legendary New York landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge, and the starry New York skyline.

You may also celebrate special holiday dinners during the 4th of July, and Thanksgiving on this cruise as well!

Sample Menu

Amuse Bouche

Chef's Choice


Arugula Salad

Shredded Kale, Beets and Radishes, Toasted Almonds, Parsley, with Lemon and Horseradish Vinaigrette (Vegan, Gluten Free)

Tamarind and Orange Glazed Duck Breast

Seared Duck Breast with a Tamarind and Orange Glaze, Puree of Sweet Potato Topped with Micro Greens

(Gluten Free)

Jumbo Lump Crab Cake

With a Smokey Tarragon Remoulade Topped with a Cucumber Citrus Salad


Oven Roasted Chicken Breast

Chicken Breast with Toasted Wheat Berries, Quinoa, Zucchini and Carrot Sauce (Gluten Free)

Pan Seared Filet of Beef

Filet of Beef with Green Pepper Sauce, Parsley Mashed Potato, Haricot Verts, and Charred Grape Tomato

(Gluten Free)

Herb Crusted Atlantic Salmon

Salmon, Braised Leeks, Fingerlings Potato, with Corn and Brussel Sprout Hash

Chick Pea Cake

Over a Cauliflower Puree Sautéed Summer Squash and a Chipotle Aioli (Gluten Free, Vegetarian)


Dark Chocolate Mousse Cake

With Raspberry Coulis and White Chocolate Shavings

Angel Food Cake

With Seasonal Berries and Vanilla Custard

*all menu items are subject to change


  • Coffee

  • Hot tea

  • Dinner

  • Cruise fee
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Hornblower NYC City Lights Dinner Cruise

Duration: 3:30 hour(s)
Available: Thu, Fri and Sat
Pick-up: Not available
Inclusions: Coffee / Hot tea / Dinner / Cruise fee
  • Reserved Window Seating + per person

    Guarantees a seat by the window. Must be purchased for each person in your party

  • Celebration Package for Two +

    Includes a pre-set bottle of Sparkling Wine, half a dozen roses and a complimentary reserved window table for two (2) participants.

  • Celebration Package for Additional Participants +

    Table receives an additional bottle for every two added guests to the Celebration Package. A reserved seat is included for each additional person. Must be booked with the Celebration Package for Two

  • Standard Bar Pass +

    An open bar of standard and well drinks.

  • Premium Bar Pass +

    An open bar of premium drinks.

  • Top Shelf Bar Pass +

    An open bar of top shelf drinks.

  • Wine and Beer Bar Pass +

    Unlimited wine and beer.

  • Soda and Juice Pass +

    Unlimited soda or juice.

  • Celebration Chocolate Cake +

    A delicious fudgy chocolate cake that serves eight people.

  • Celebration Vanilla Cake +

    A delicious vanilla cake that serves eight people.

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  • 18:30

    Check-in at Pier 40

  • 19:00

    New York City Lights Dinner Cruise (3 hrs)

    Eat and dance the night away while you sail behind the glittering Manhattan skyline in this sophisticated dinner cruise perfect for all events.

  • 22:00


  • (For Check-In) Pier 40 (Hornblower Cruises, 353 West St, New York, NY 10014, United States) Time: 18:30:00

  • (For Check-Out) Pier 40 (Hornblower Cruises, 353 West St, New York, NY 10014, United States) Time: 22:00:00

Check-in Time & Location

  • (For Check-In) Pier 40 (Hornblower Cruises, 353 West St, New York, NY 10014, United States) Time: 18:30:00

Check-out Time & Location

  • (For Check-Out) Pier 40 (Hornblower Cruises, 353 West St, New York, NY 10014, United States) Time: 22:00:00

Price & Options

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  • This activity is wheelchair accessible.

  • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.

Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • No jeans

  • No tank-tops

  • A valid government issued ID is required to consume alcohol.

  • Printed VELTRA voucher

  • Camera

  • Sweatshirt / light jacket

  • Motion sickness preventative

  • Smart casual

  • No short pants

  • No workout clothing

  • No flip-flops

Requirement(s) - Others
  • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.

Additional Note(s)
  • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.

  • The tour guide has full discretion to refuse service to customers based on attire, behavior, physical fitness and condition.

  • This activity may be changed or canceled for your safety, medical issues or comfort.

  • You will be refunded if the tour is canceled due to inclement weather. Please contact VELTRA for your refund.

  • Gratuity is not included in the price.

  • Drinks are available for purchase.

  • If you are driving on your own, you will be required to pay a parking fee.

Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
  • You can book a maximum of 29.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the dinner menu?

Appetizers: Butter Lettuce, Celery, Cherry Tomato and Cucumber with Lemon Chive Vinaigrette, Seared Scallops with Wilted Spinach, Seared Duck with Blood Orange Puree and Sautéed Summer Squash Agnolotti with Pomodoro Sauce

Entree: Filet Mignon, Squash, Tomato Gratin, Whipped Yukon Gold Potato with Wild Mushroom Demi-Glace, Herb Crusted Salmon, Charred Corn, Tomato and Basil with Steamed New Potato and Parsley, Baked Artichoke Lemon Asparagus Chicken, Sautéed Summer Kale, Swiss Chard with Brown Rice Pilaf, Roasted Eggplant Rollatini with Spinach and Ricotta Cheese, Blistered Tomato Sauce, and Grilled Asparagus Farro Salad with Eggplant and Tomatoes

Dessert: Chef’s Selection of Seasonal Desserts

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Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellations made within 2 business days of your activity (after 18:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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