New York Water Taxi & Circle Line Downtown Tours depart from Piers 16 and 11 at South Street Seaport, 89 South St. On the All-Day Access Pass tour, passengers will see views of the New York skyline, Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn Bridge, and Empire State building and will be able to get off the boat at six piers throughout the city to explore on foot. The ZEPHYR Statue of Liberty Express, a 1-hour long cruise on a yacht, offers a guided ride around the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and New York Harbor. Views of the Statue of Liberty are offered aboard the 30-minute SHARK Speedboat Thrill Ride.
Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
All-Day Access Pass or ZEPHYR Statue of Liberty Express $31; $19 (ages 3-12). SHARK Speedboat Thrill Ride $28; $19 (ages 3-12); under 40 inches tall not permitted. Reservations are required.
Hours: All-Day Access Pass tours depart daily 10-5:30. ZEPHYR Statue of Liberty Express departs daily at 10, 11:15, 12:30, 2 and 3:30 (also at 5, Fri.-Sun. in Oct.). SHARK Speedboat Thrill Ride departs on the hour daily noon-5, May-Sept. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.