Have you ever wondered, how you can visit a lot of sights in just one day? A varied opportunity to see the most of New York at one day is to take the watertaxi. It´s quickly and flexibly, because you can hop-on and hop-off at five different places in Manhattan without being stopped by traffic, crowds or packed subways.
During a city trip in a big metropolis like New York City every minute counts. There´s no time for waiting in lines, traffic jams or crowded sidewalks. That´s why the idea of New York Watertaxi is perfect for people like you, who wants to safe time. With your day pass for the watertaxi you´ll invited to design your tour on Hudson River individually. You can leave the boat whenever and wherever you want and are welcome to come back on board, when your visit is done. If you want, you´re also able to relax on board and just enjoy the amazing vista of Manhattan skyline. The duration is 90 minutes for the whole loupe. Beside the view of Empire State Building, One World Trade Center, famous Brooklyn Bridge and Governors Island you´ll get a chance for a close-up-photo of Statue of Liberty. You safe a lot of time by the fact that the Watertaxi brings you to Brooklyn, where you can jump off and relax on Brooklyn waterfront in Brooklyn Bridge Park. If the weather is warm, choose a seat on the upper deck, so that you are outside and have the best vista on Manhattan skyline.
Every watertaxi provides a professional tour-guide, who gives exciting information about the Big Apple and the landmarks of New York City.
The tour starts at Pier 79, West 79th Street.
These are the Watertaxi stops, from where you can leave and enter the boat:
Pier 79, West 39th Street / 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, 2:30 pm, 4 pm, 5:00 pm
Pier 45, Christopher Street / 10:15 am 11:45 am, 1:15 pm, 2:45 pm, 4:15 pm, 5:45 pm
Battery Park, Slip 6 / 10:30 pm, Noon, 1:30 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:30 pm, 6 pm
Pier 11, Slip A, Wall Street / 10:40 am, 12:10 pm, 1:40 pm, 3:10 pm 4:40 pm
We highly recommend to buy your tickets in advance online: You safe time and money!
Adults: $30 / Kids: $19 (1 Day Ticket: 1 Day)
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My conclusion: You see, that with the Watertaxi tour you are able to safe a lot of time in New York. Take the chance and make the most of your day and see a lot of sights in a very short period of time. It´s a quick, convenient and individual way to enjoy the main landmarks of the city Amazing views and the opportunity to design the tour like you want it is a good point for booking this cruise. My personal advice: Take the Watertaxi in the beginning of your vacation to get an overview about New York and where you want to go during your trip.