Visit some of NYC's greatest sights, monuments and attractions on our All Day Access Pass New York Water Taxi and visit New York's most exciting new attraction, the One World Observatory! Enjoy one of NYC Best Observatories, a must do in New York!
Get two of the best view of New York, one from the top deck of the boat to see the entire New York City & New Jersey skyline including the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, Governors Island and much more, all narrated by knowledgeable and entertaining guides, and the other one from the top of the new and amazing One World Observatory on the 100th to 102nd floors.
A cash bar is available on board to keep you refreshed along the way. Customize your itinerary by doing the complete ride in 90-minutes or go at your own pace, getting on and off as many times as you like at any of our six piers! Waves of fun await you aboard this adventure around the New York Harbor!
Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum
Times Square / Broadway
Hudson River Park
National Museum of the American Indian
Museum of Jewish Heritage
Financial District /Wall Street
South Street Seaport
Brooklyn Bridge Park
One World Observatory
Schedules are subject to change
Piers/Starting Points :
Pier 79, Midtown Hub / Hudson River Park
Pier 45, Christopher St / Hudson River Park
Battery Park Slip 6, Lowe Manhattan
Pier 11, Downtown Hub / Financial District
Pier 1, Brooklyn Bridge Park
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Location and direction
Cruises depart approximately every half hour from 10:00AM to 6:40PM
Pier 79 is located at 459 12th Ave and West 39th St, at The Hudson River.
Closest Parking Garage:
Address: 600 W 42nd St
Phone number: (212) 564-0410
Hours of Operation: Open 24 Hours
Service Type: Valet
Cruises depart approximately every half hour from 10:20AM to 7:00PM
Please note, the above address is the closet physical address to the pier and should be used for direction purposes only. The actual pier is located about a minute walking distance south of this address. Please see the map above for a visual reference.
Directions from the 4,5 train: Take the 4,5 train to Bowling Green. Walk southwest through the park and toward the water. The dock is located on the other side of the Castle Clinton National Monument, an old circular fort used to protect the harbor.
Directions from the N,R train: Take the N,R train to Whitehall Street. Walk west on Pearl Street. When you get to the park, keep walking west until you come to the water. The dock is located on the other side of the Castle Clinton National Monument, an old circular fort used to protect the harbor.
Cruises depart approximately every half hour from 10:30AM to 7:05PM
The Water Taxi Ferry and IKEA shuttle are located on Pier 11, Slip A, on the East River. Slip A is the first slip on the left side of the pier. The ticket booth is right next to the slip.
Directions from the J, Z train: Take the J, Z train to Broad Street. Walk to the corner of Broad Street and Wall Street and go east on Wall Street, walk under the FDR overpass and Pier 11 is to your right. Slip A is the first slip on the left side of the pier. The ticket booth is right next to the slip.
Directions from the 2,3 train: Take the 2,3 train to Wall-William Street. Walk to the corner of Wall Street and William Street and go east on Wall Street, walk under the FDR overpass and Pier 11 is to your right. Slip A is the first slip on the left side of the pier. The ticket booth is right next to the slip.
Cruises depart approximately every half hour from 10:40AM to 6:10PM
The pier is located near the Pier 1 playground.
Directions from the A, C train: Exit the A/C station at High Street via Cadman Plaza West. Walk North towards the Brooklyn Bridge to Old Fulton Street/Cadman Plaza West. Turn left onto Old Fulton Street/Cadman Plaza West. Continue on Old Fulton Street to the East River. Pier 1 park entrance will be on your left at the corner of Old Fulton Street and Furman Street.
Parking Garage Nearby:
Address: 55 Washington Street
Entrance: on Adams Street, between Front and Water Streets
Price & Options
This activity is wheelchair accessible.
Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Weather appropriate clothing
Printed VELTRA voucher
Motion sickness preventative
Please check for current map:
NYWT Route Map.pdf
Please check for exact departure schedules:
NYWT Departure Schedule.pdf
Guests may redeem their vouchers at either Pier 79 (W. 39th) or Pier 11 (Wall Street).
The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
Gratuity is not included in the price.
You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present upon check-in. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.
Be sure to exchange your VELTRA voucher for a ticket at the check-in location.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made within 2 business days of your activity (after 16:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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