Shearwater Daytime Sails
Join us aboard for an intimate and thrilling way to visit New York's magnificent harbor on a meticulously maintained, 82 foot, 1929 vintage sailboat. These 90-minute day sails offer the perfect opportunity to sit back and relax while you take in close-up views of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and the Manhattan skyline.
You will receive a voucher including all information you need including:
- Where do you have to call to confirm the booking
- The location of the meeting point
- How to receive pick up time
Print out the voucher and read the instructions carefully.
Region New York.
City New York.
Address or meeting point North Cove Marina at World Financial end of Liberty Street on the Hudson.
Hours & minutes Approximately 90 minutes.
Start or opening time Monday through Saturday at 12:30 p.m. and 2:45 p.m and on Sunday at 2pm
Is there any parking? Is it on the street, private or public? Yes, Gateway Parking just before the Chase Bank.
How do you get there by car? Take West Street (West Side Highway) to World Financial Center/Battery Park City. Go West on Liberty Street and go all the way to the end. This is as close to the marina as vehicles can go. Get off at South End Avenue. Walk down ramp to North Cove Marina.
Is it possible to get there by public transport? Yes.
List each means of public transportion and the stop's name E train to World Trade Center. A/C train to Chambers Street. R/W train to Rector Street. 4/5 train to Fulton Street. Go West on Liberty Street crossing West Street (West Side Highway) via footbridge. Enter 1 World Financial Tower, go down the escalators, exit on South End Avenue/Liberty Street. Walk down the ramp to North Cove Marina.
Distance from the venue to the stop 10 to 15 minutes.
Guides & companions
Is it done with a guide, a driver and/or an instructor? With the Captain of ship and crew.
Which languages do guide/instructors speak? English.
Are they trained in first aid? Yes, the crew is.
Is lunch/dinner included on this tour? No.
Are toilets available? Yes, there is one on board.
May the client bring his/her own food? Is there a picnic area? Yes.
Is there a snack included? No.
Are drinks included? Includes one free drink (beer, wine, soft drinks).
Is there any place to get a drink? Yes, there is a cash bar on board.
What type of alcoholic beverages are available and at what price? Variety and upto $12.
What is the fitness level required? None.
Would people with limited mobility have accessibility problems? (to the vehicle, to the restaurant,...) No.
Is it feasible for wheelchair-confined persons? Yes.
Is there any fee or limitation for photo/video camera usage? No.
Others Please list all names of passengers who will be going on cruise in order to confirm booking. *Once voucher has been exchanged for tickets, the tickets are non refundable and Shearwater will sail in light to moderate rain and if sail cancelled due to severe weather, the sail will be rescheduled.* For any other reason that the guest wish to reschedule their bookings; please do so at least 24 hours before sailing time and will be subject to a rescheduling fee payable directly.