Marine wildlife tours give passengers an intimate glimpse of leaping fish, swooping birds, and spring-breakers who developed gills so as never to leave the ocean. Visit the denizens of a watery world with today’s Groupon to American Princess Cruises in Queens. Choose from the following options:
- For $13, you get one ticket to a seal-and-bird-watching tour (a $27 value).
- For $25, you get two tickets to a seal-and-bird-watching tour (a $54 value).
- For $49, you get four tickets to a seal-and-bird-watching tour (a $108 value).<p>
Tours depart from Riis Landing and run noon to 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays from February 4 through April 15.
Tom Paladino, owner of the 95-foot American Princess, steers passengers over the Atlantic Ocean’s scenic waters on seal-and-bird-watching tours that have been mentioned in the New Yorker. During each 2.5-hour tour, a professional naturalist directs peepers toward wildlife such as harbor seals, peregrine falcons, and marine spirit animals, as well as toward video and slide presentations that give groups further insight into the natural surroundings. Migrate between a large, canopied upper deck, a spacious main deck, and a cabin with cushioned seats for pain-free rounds of musical chairs. An on-board cash bar refuels guests with hot spiced coffee, cold mixed drinks, and slurpable soups.
American Princess Cruises
The 95-foot American Princess, steers passengers over the Atlantic Ocean's scenic waters on many noted tours that leave the city's commotion behind, including this seal and bird watching tour that earned a New Yorker mention. Staffed by a team of experienced captains on its luxury boat, American Princess Cruises' excursions encompass a variety of sightseeing, cruising, tours, and partying opportunities. The company offers a plethora of experiences for customers, including boat rides with views of the NYC Skyline and Statue Liberty, Adventure Cruises, and Moonlight cruises. Cruises also allow customers to take in sights of various wildlife indigenous to the area - including whales, seals, birds, and dolphins - all in New York City's backyard.
“So much more of a special day than we thought it was going to be. Seal and birdwatching were amazing but so were the staff, the fiddler they hired to provide some...”
“So much more of a special day than we thought it was going to be. Seal and birdwatching were amazing but so were the staff, the fiddler they hired to provide some music on board, and the naturalist was fantastic and a great storyteller. ”
“It was great go and enjoy.”
“It was a wonderful day. Excellent naturalist onboard.”
Intersection of State Rd. and Heinzelman Rd.
Breezy Point, New York 11697