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New York City’s best sightseeing cruise offers tourists an unforgettable experience aboard a luxurious 28' powerboat cruiser. Each excursion is limited to six passengers, therefore riders an enjoy an unmatched level of comfort and relaxation...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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North Cove Marina, New York City, NY 10281-1052
Downtown Manhattan (Downtown)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour, with magnificent views from the water. The boat captain is a real professional who makers beautifull photos.

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Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simple,private,luxury-----this is the one. NYC by Sea makes 'sightseeing' feel like your own personal trip along the Hudson. No tourist crowds or long waits, just step aboard. The captains are full of NYC knowledge and kind enough to take lot of photos of you!!

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Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had Mike for our tour and he was great, very friendly and helpful. We went out at Sunset and the views were amazing!! Made it great!

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the 1 hour tour leaving from Lower Manhattan. The tour was supposed to be for 6 people, but we were the only ones on the boat. It was a treat for my mum's birthday. It was brilliant! Without doubt, one of the best...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 256ade
MikeNYCbySEA, Owner at NYCbySEA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Ade for the great review and the kind words! What a brilliant way to celebrate your Mom’s bday! I truly enjoyed your company and I look forward to having you back out again! Please give my regards to your Mom! Best, Mike

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mike rocked the most amazing sunset boat ride around the harbor. He was informative, fun and professional. Would highly recommend!

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Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Deborah K
MikeNYCbySEA, Owner at NYCbySEA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Deb! That was an absolutely amazing sunset tour and I had great time with your friends! Look forward to having you out again! Best, Mike

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had such a great time on NYCbySEA. It was a beautiful way to see the city and Mike, our captain, gives a great and laid back tour of downtown Manhattan. You can rent the boat for fall foliage tours up to the Hudson too,...More

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Date of experience: September 2019
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MikeNYCbySEA, Owner at NYCbySEA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Tedi! I’m glad you enjoyed the private tour with your family! Look forward to having you out for a Fall trip up the Hudson! Best, Mike

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a fun night; the boat is great and he takes you everywhere and has some great history on different parts of the city. Would highly recommend and would do it again!

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Date of experience: August 2019
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MikeNYCbySEA, Owner at NYCbySEA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Amanda! Awesome tour with your family and a wonderful way to celebrate your Mom’s birthday! Look forward to having you out again! Best, Mike

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My sister, myself and my two teenage daughters were looking for a more intimate boat tour of the NYC skyline and we lucked out when we found NYCbySEA. Captain Mike was awesome and gave a tour tailored to our experience (we had visited NYC before...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
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MikeNYCbySEA, Owner at NYCbySEA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Joanna for the great review and the kind words! I always try my best to make the NYCbySEA experience fun, personal and memorable as possible! Thank you again! Best, Mike

Reviewed 6 September 2019

We highly recommend Mike and NYCbySEA. It was an incredible way to see the city and sites. Mike is a fantastic guide and host. It will be your favorite part of your trip.

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Date of experience: September 2019
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MikeNYCbySEA, Owner at NYCbySEA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Emerson for the great review! It’s always great to hear that NYCbySEA was the favorite part of one’s trip to New York! Thank you again ! Best, Mike

Reviewed 2 September 2019

Great way to spend a sunny afternoon in NYC. Online booking was easy and we enjoyed the tour. Highly recommend!

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Date of experience: August 2019
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NYCbySEA, Owner at NYCbySEA, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the great review! And I totally agree, spending a sunny afternoon aboard NYCbySEA is great! Thank you again! Best, Mike

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