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NYC: Macy's July 4th Fireworks Viewing Cruise from Brooklyn

1. NYC: Macy's July 4th Fireworks Viewing Cruise from Brooklyn

Celebrate Independence Day New York style with a harbor excursion on a 2-story boat with an outdoor deck area. Enjoy a live DJ and dancing. Admire views of the Manhattan skyline, the Statue of Liberty, and Brooklyn Bridge being lit up by Macy’s annual 4th of July fireworks. Depart from Greenpoint Terminal Market on the East River in Brooklyn and pass under the Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges with views of City Hall, the Woolworth Building, South Street Seaport, the Lower Manhattan Skyline, and Wall Street. The cruise also floats by the districts of DUMBO and Brooklyn Heights, before heading out into the harbor for views of Ellis Island, Liberty Island, the Statue of Liberty, and One World Observatory. Pause to enjoy the best views of the Macy's fireworks as they light up the city. The boat offers a cash bar with non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase. There will also be chicken fingers, hot dogs, pizza, french fries, and other snack foods to buy if you wish. Guests are welcome to bring their own food, but there is no guaranteed table seating, so finger foods are advised.

New York City: Champagne and Cheese Pairing Cruise

2. New York City: Champagne and Cheese Pairing Cruise

Hop onboard a 1920s-style yacht and be seated at your private table in the grand salon. Set sail along the shore of Lower Manhattan, admiring iconic landmarks including One World Trade Center, the Financial District, Ellis Island, and the Statue of Liberty. As you sail, enjoy a self-guided tasting session of 3 sophisticated Champagnes, paired with 3 artisan cheeses. You can also head outside to the leisure deck to snap unforgettable photos for your vacation album and get a better view of the iconic New York skyline.

New York City: Boat Tour with Bubbles and Bites

3. New York City: Boat Tour with Bubbles and Bites

Climb aboard a classic sea vessel from 1929 and set sail around the New York City harbor. Enjoy a light offering of sandwiches and sweets as well as a Champagne bar as you cruise the calm waters surrounding the city and see some of New York’s most famous landmarks.  Walk around the classic sailing boat, tour the below-deck cabins and ask the knowledgeable crew any questions you might have as you sail past the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and the skyline of the Big Apple. Sit back and sip your Mimosas until you arrive back at the marina.

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What people are saying about Ellis Island

Great tour, definitely recommend it. You get a bit of everything with the cheese/champagne and sightseeing boat ride. Staff was great and friendly. For someone who hates crowded tourist attractions and tours, this was a great experience.

The team were very helpful and friendly. The views were amazing, absolutely loved it! Champagne and cheese were of a high quality!