Experience the best of old-world sailing combined with 21st-century amenities aboard the 105-foot schooner America 2.0, part of Classic Harbor Line's fleet of elegant sailing vessels. Added to the fleet in 2011, America 2.0 is modeled on ships of the late 19th century, but it features all the technology, style and comfort of modern sailing. During your two-hour voyage, you'll cruise from Chelsea Piers down the Hudson River to Battery Park, then across the harbor to Ellis Island, taking in views of the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge and the lower Manhattan skyline along the way. Enjoy a round or two of included beverages, with your choice of beer, soda and water. Wine and champagne are available for purchase on board as well. You'll head back to port relaxed and with a new appreciation for New York's nautical history and spectacular scenery.
You’ll experience the following on your two-hour sail:
-Heading south from Chelsea Piers and down the Hudson River to Battery Park, the schooner will pass by Ellis Island and sail out to the Statue of Liberty.
-Wind and time permitting, she will head toward Governors Island, breeze by the Financial District and tease her bow under the Brooklyn Bridge on the East River.
Beer, soda and water will be provided in limited quantities. Wine and champagne are available for cash purchase on board.
Food is not available on this cruise. However, you may bring your own picnic to enjoy while on board.
It can be cool on the water even on warm days, so a light jacket is recommended.
Gratuities are not included in the ticket price._
62 Chelsea Piers
(Near 23rd Street on the Hudson River)
New York, NY 10011