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Enjoy a 1.5 hour cruise along the Erie Canal! The Colonial Belle’s narrated tour will familiarize you with the rich history and many traditional landmarks along the scenic Erie Canal.
Come join us as we explore the majestic Connetquot River. We’ll cruise the river viewing the river at its best, including the beautiful Bayard Cutting Arboretum. Bring your cameras!
Priscilla sails from the Snapper Inn Restaurant on the Connetquot River. Step aboard and travel back in time as we sail the very waters she worked harvesting oysters when first launched in 1888.
We will motor down the Connetquot River and into the Great South Bay where we will raise sail, shut down the engine, and go sailing! If so inclined, you can join the crew in raising the sails, or just sit back and take in the sights.
From the decks of the venerable Rip Van Winkle cruise boat, you will relax and enjoy a clear view of historic Hudson River lighthouses, waterfront mansions, and other notable locations on this 2-hour Sightseeing Cruise.
Highlights of your cruise include the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge that connects East Kingston with Rhinebeck, the Esopus Meadows, and the impressive Mt. St. Alphonsus seminary, a castle-like seminary.
Our music cruises feature a variety of live bands for your listening and dancing pleasure. Our evening cruises offer a unique locale for all types of different events!
At night, it’s another world! Warm summer evenings bring together music, romance and fun as our vessel glides under a canopy of stars.
From the decks of the venerable Rip Van Winkle cruise boat, you will relax and enjoy a clear view of historic Hudson River lighthouses, waterfront mansions, and other notable locations on this cruise.
Join us aboard the Pride of the Hudson for a Murder Mystery Cruise performed by Murder Cafe.
Cruise through the majestic Hudson Highlands aboard the luxurious Pride of the Hudson! Your captain will narrate the sights along the way.
Beat the dog days of August with a refreshing ice cream tour. We head east on the canal to Bushnell’s Basin and dock, then disembark and head to Abbott’s where you can purchase your ice cream.
We travel the Erie Canal showcasing its historical significance, environment, and beauty. Come aboard Sam Patch and enjoy a leisurely adventure navigating one of America’s most famous historic routes.
You can add on a catered, sit-down dinner which includes your choice of entrée, baked potato, side salad, roll and dessert for a truly one of a kind experience!
The Colonial Belle’s narrated tour will familiarize you with the rich history and many traditional landmarks along the scenic Erie Canal traveling west between Fairport and Pittsford.
Enjoy a 2 hour cruise along the Erie Canal. The Colonial Belle’s narrated tour will familiarize you with the rich history and many traditional landmarks along the scenic Erie Canal.
Are you ready for a FUN night out? Join us aboard the Colonial Belle for our DJ/Karaoke cruises. Listen to some great songs & sing a few yourself!
On this 2 hour cruise, “The Phatkats” band will perform live Yacht Rock style music aboard the Colonial Belle for a fun evening cruise on the Erie Canal.
Join us for an evening of great music, great food & great drinks while cruising down the Erie Canal. Catering by Dinosaur BBQ, dessert, Live Blues performed by Mr. Fred Vine, vocals/guitar.
Join us for our ADULTS ONLY Pirate Dinner Cruise. Wear your pirate attire & join us for dinner catered by Dinosaur BBQ, dessert, a 3hr cruise with passage through lock 32 & lots of fun.
The Colonial Belle will be decorated in Pirate décor and a face painter will be onboard. Wear your pirate attire for an exciting afternoon of family fun!
Come aboard the Colonial Belle for a 2 hour long night of cruising, entertainment, and fun! Fred & Alex Vine (“Da Vines”) perform your favorite summer music!
Sample some of Buffalo’s best craft brews while taking in a scenic cruise aboard the Spirit of Buffalo.
Make your next outing a nautical one! Plan your event aboard the 73-foot schooner Spirit of Buffalo and enjoy an authentic sailing adventure.
All cruises include a crew of professional pirates. You will be entertained with pirate stories, face painting, a treasure hunt, music and loads of swashbuckling family fun!
Enjoy a sail while sampling wines from the Niagara region as well as from around the world. This relaxing sail includes a cheese and cracker buffet.
The sunsets & night skies of Lake Erie are nothing short of spectacular and there is no better way to enjoy them than aboard the majestic Spirit of Buffalo.
Join the crew and hoist the sails, or just sit back, relax and take in the experience. Revel in the moment as our magnificent red sails capture the wind and the Spirit sails off to a place time forgot.
Cruise along our waterways while you enjoy a narrated storyline that takes you from the past to the present! This cruise will be sure to get you thinking and leave you feeling proud to be a part of Buffalo!
2 Gates Brewing will join us on a journey to Germany with a traditional buffet, music and most importantly BEER! Brush up on your German and ask for one more beer … Noch ein Bier, bitte.
A brunch buffet will be served with a variety of options sure to please … the first mimosa is on us! This cruise is a perfect “venue” for a wide range of celebrations.
Watch the sun set as you dance the night away. We have a fully licensed bar along with an assortment of small snacks and munchies for purchase.
This cruise has a DJ, drink specials, prizes, complimentary snacks, and munchies! Boarding begins 30 minutes prior to departure. All food and beverage must be obtained from Buffalo Harbor Cruises.
July 5-7 we will have a special narration that will include the Tall Ships as part of the Basil Port of Call festivities. See schedule for more details and availabilities.
Come aboard for a special prime rib feast this summer! Enjoy a 2.5-hour long scenic cruise as we cross Raquette Lake, and then delve into a delicious buffet dinner!
Join us for a four-course dinner on Raquette Lake! Choose from a variety of menu items and enjoy a wonderful meal with beautiful views aboard our Traditional Dinner Cruise.
On this intimate dinner cruise on Raquette Lake, you enjoy more time on the upper deck during cocktail hour and an intermezzo between salad and the entree. Enjoy good food and company!
This beautiful 1.5-hour sightseeing cruise on Raquette Lake includes historic commentary and beautiful views. This is an experience you won’t want to miss!
Join us for historic narration, delicious chef-made pizza, and seeing the gorgeous scenery of the Adirondacks from Raquette Lake on this special 1.5-hour afternoon cruise.
Inclusive price for a two-hour cruise on Raquette Lake with historic commentary, a buffet-style meal, and tax and gratuity. Buffet offerings change throughout the season.
Join us for a two-hour cruise with historic narration while enjoying a hearty buffet brunch that includes a waffle bar, chef-smoked meats, fresh fruit, desserts, exotic juices and more!
This two-hour brunch cruise on Raquette Lake includes historic narration, complimentary champagne, exotic juices, and a delicious brunch prepared by our executive chef and his culinary team.
Join us for an experiential boat ride touring the south end of Chautauqua lake/Chadakoin River, as the captain regales you with tales from the late 1800s. Step back in time on our beautiful steamboat.
The Chautauqua Belle, located on the northern end of Chautauqua Lake in western NY, runs historical tours daily during the 9-week Chautauqua summer season. Join us!
Enjoy this three-hour Belle Bash Cruise, and listen to artists you might not have had the chance to see live. This event is perfect for friends and family! Come enjoy great music and sights!
Enjoy the beautiful changing scenery and brisk autumn air! These tours are designed to take you back in time…a time when our fledgling nation was in its infancy. Come cruise with us!
The Bemus Brew House, our very own local brewery, and the Chautauqua Belle have teamed up for a steamship adventure with music and brews!
In addition to learning the history of the area, you’ll get to experience the beautiful tree lines and get a front-row view of the million-dollar mansions of Chautauqua’s most exclusive neighborhoods.
Experience the fireworks from the best possible view and cruise right on the lake, up close and personal, to the show for a whole new perspective on the Chautauqua fireworks.
Listen as we tell you about Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone, Lewis Miller, and many other industrialists of the era, who vacationed during the summer months in this utopian community.
Our Cocktail Cruise is much like our Historical Cruise! Listen as we tell you about the late 1800s time period when Chautauqua was in its infancy and about the people who vacationed here.
Enjoy a nice meal and beautiful views while sailing to the historic, old-fashioned Fire Island Lighthouse from the 1850s on this wonderful four-hour cruise.
Sail around Bay Shore while enjoying a delicious lunch on this three-hour cruise. A cash bar is included on all cruises!
Sail around beautiful Bay Shore while enjoying a buffet dinner on this three-hour cruise, complete with a cash bar. Relax, enjoy, and take in the sights.
Sail around Bay Shore while enjoying a nice luncheon buffet on this three-hour cruise. A cash bar is included on all cruises, so get ready to relax and enjoy some beverages.
Experience “Life in the Past Lane” when you board your cruise on the historic Erie Canal! This fun and informative cruise will take you past five of the original 1800s locks.
Jump on the boat for some bloodies, bubbles, and brunch! Kick off your Sunday Funday taking in the sights of Buffalo’s waterfront from the Buffalo River and Lake Erie. Cheers!
Enjoy a delicious plated dinner and watch a brilliant Murder Mystery show by The Mystery Company, LLC. Work with your table to uncover the truth and get to the bottom of who-dun-it and why!
Nothing beats a relaxing evening on the Buffalo River, sipping a cocktail, enjoying some tunes, and watching the summer sun set right on the water. Join us for a casual evening cruise!
Join us for a 1.5-hour afternoon sightseeing cruise on the Buffalo River and Lake Erie. Featuring live narration by the captain, learn about the ecology, history, and geography of the region!
Our 2 hour dinner cruise includes live music, a cash bar, and a three-course plated meal. Bring your sweetheart for a romantic dinner cruise or get a group of old friends together!
After our tour of the Historic Herkimer Home, BBQ feast, and chocolate-making demonstration, we’ll board a Lil’ Diamond vessel on the Erie Canal and cruise through Lock 17 and Lock 18.
A Friday Night Party Cruise is the best way to end your week! Bring your TGIF spirit and enjoy entertainment, dancing, a full bar, and munchies from our snack bar.
On this incredibly fun, narrated, 1.5-hour cruise, join a licensed captain aboard one of our Lil’ Diamond vessels and enjoy a few entertaining tales of the canal.
Join us for this two-hour lively and fun happy hour cruise on the St. Lawrence River in July and August. Perfect for individuals and small groups celebrating special occasions!
Don’t miss this opportunity for a relaxing evening on the St Lawrence River. Twilight exposes the beauty of the islands and the river like you have never seen before and it should not be missed!
Come aboard one of our boats for a special fireworks display cruise! Enjoy an evening of fun on the water, complete with a live fireworks demonstration sponsored by the Village of Clayton.
Enjoy a unique evening of fun on the water for just you or invite up to 40 guests to join you as we cruise the St. Lawrence River in front of Clayton and local islands.
Enjoy an intimate boat tour through U.S. and Canadian waters on the St. Lawrence River as we take you among the islands near Clayton and Gananoque, a town in the Ontario, Canada area.
Board our incredible glass-bottom boat and get an unparalleled view of underwater life in the clean waters of the St. Lawrence River. Then travel to Rock Island and spend an hour visiting the island!
Soak up the views from the decks of our classic yacht, sit back and enjoy a magical city lights cruise, and take part in a climactic fireworks display while cruising the local waterways.
Experience New York City lights like you never have on this sail along the bright and beautiful borough of Manhattan. End your sail with a fireworks display in NY Harbor!
Come join us on this special full circumnavigation of Manhattan to celebrate Earth Day and experience a comfortable tour through the Hudson, East, and Harlem Rivers.
On this festive cruise, enjoy a four-course, Irish-themed brunch menu and listen to the cheerful stylings of a live Irish fiddler playing throughout your journey with us!
Celebrate this Valentine’s Day and drink champagne with your special someone or your close and dear friends while taking in all the beauty the New York City skyline has to offer.
Spend your evening with friends or a loved one by enjoying our live Holiday Jazz Trio on this special warm and cozy cruise to see the New York City lights!
Experience New York like you never have before and leave the noise of city street life behind. Cozy up in our enclosed glass observatory with our signature holiday beverage!
Step inside this toasty solarium in full holiday decor and join us for this special warm and cozy 1.5-hour cruise to see the New York City lights.
Sip on wines hand-picked by our adored wine expert Wendy Crispell! On this two-hour cruise, she teaches you which wines go perfectly with everything on your holiday table.
Come sail on one of our yachts with a holiday weekend brunch. The warm, cozy, and spectacularly decorated main cabin is sure to bring you and your guests into the spirit of the season!
Step aboard the yacht Full Moon, our cozy, elegant, fully restored 1950 Grebe, as we travel north to explore the grand foliage of the Palisades Park on the Hudson River.
Join us on this autumn sail out of the busy city to the elegant, foliage-adorned cliffs of the Palisades aboard the 80-foot Schooner Adirondack, an 1890s-inspired pilot schooner!
Admire the last leaves of fall in all their splendor aboard the Kingston, one of our cozy, elegant, 1920s-style yachts. Observe New York’s most dramatic natural wonders and colorful foliage!
Colorful fireworks soar in the sky in celebration of PRIDE! Exhale your “oohs and ahs” as you glide through the sparkling reflections of fireworks on the water on the Schooner Adirondack.
Take in the sites while listening to live Irish music by the well-traveled band, Sláinte. Hear classic old Irish tunes, Dropkick Murphy covers, and anything in between!
Step aboard the teak decks of one of our yachts for a full-day cruise up the Hudson River to Bear Mountain and explore, hike, or just relax in this fantastic State Park!
See the key NYC harbor sights in just one hour aboard the smaller, more intimate wooden yachts of the Classic Harbor Line fleet and depart from North Cove Marina.
Start your Sunday off with a Mimosa Sail aboard the stunning Schooner Adirondack. Sit with friends and family and enjoy an early afternoon out on the water in NY Harbor!
Help support Hetrick-Martin Institute’s mission by setting sail this June with Classic Harbor Line! We will be flying a nearly 400-square-foot Pride Flag for a significant portion of the sail!
See the city and the statue lit up at night! On this sail aboard the Schooner America 2.0, experience the splendor of the New York City skyline by moonlight.
Enjoy the lights as you sip on champagne in the peaceful night breezes of the harbor. The city lights sail is exquisite for an after-dinner event or to finish any day in the city.
Join us for a magical, moonlit view of Manhattan aboard the Schooner Adirondack. Sail aboard this elegant vessel under the vast sky and luminous full moon!
Cruise on the vibrant waterways of the Kill Van Kull and the Arthur Kill and into the heart of Freshkills Park in Staten Island on one of our luxury yachts.
Step aboard one of the smaller, more intimate wooden yachts of the Classic Harbor Line fleet and depart from North Cove Marina for a cruise in New York Harbor at sunset.
This light dinner sail features renowned NYC sushi from Iron Chef Morimoto and cool, refreshing assorted sake, served on the decks of New York’s newest and most elegant schooner!
Cover all the major sites of Lower Manhattan (below 59th Street) and pass beneath the Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Williamsburg Bridges while taking in monuments, architecture, parks, and infrastructure.
Climb aboard our 80-foot wooden pilot schooner and forget the mayhem and noise of Manhattan street life. Take in the famous Manhattan skyline from the water!
Enjoy Happy Hour aboard a classic yacht in NY Harbor right after your work day is over. Kick back and relax with friends and coworkers on this 60-minute cruise.
This tour will explore the military history of New York Harbor. We will visit historic military sites, monuments, fortifications, and see historic and modern fighting ships up close!
With a focus on historic buildings, enjoy NYC’s architecture and landmarks from the water on this comfortable and unique tour.
See the key lower Manhattan sites on the Hudson River from our gorgeous, 1920s-style yacht on our shortest tour. A great option for families or travelers with little time.
Step aboard a luxurious yacht for a full round-Manhattan cruise that takes an in-depth look at the engineering marvels of New York City’s bridges, tunnels, infrastructure, and mass transit feats!
This Mother’s Day, honor your mom by taking her aboard the elegant yacht she deserves! The Manhattan or Manhattan II is the perfect setting for a spectacular family brunch.
This tour includes interactive tastings that will focus on a different region exploring the grapes, styles, soils, viticulture, and tasting techniques that will help you enjoy your wine!
Cruise New York City’s famous harbor aboard the 1920s-style yacht Manhattan or Manhattan II while listening to live jazz music by the Classic Harbor Line’s live jazz trio – “The Sound Waves!”
Join us for a leisurely weekend brunch on a luxury yacht. Our menu is packed with delicious New York State foods and fresh bakery goods from NYC purveyors. Eat up!
Glide peacefully through the waters of the New York Harbor and take in the majestic colors of the sunset on the most relaxing, beautiful, and romantic boat excursion in the city.
Climb aboard our beautiful 80-foot schooner, Adirondack, for this peaceful, picturesque sail away from the concrete and noise of the city and experience a New York City sunset from the water.
This tour offers a premium sailing experience with spectacular views of Ellis Island, the Statue of Liberty, and the Brooklyn Bridge on the newest, largest, most elegant ship in our fleet.
Experience New York like you never have before on this two-hour sail aboard the Adirondack, an 80-foot wooden pilot schooner. See the famous Manhattan skyline from the water!
Experience a beautiful New York City sunset and the illuminated cityscape during a comfortable and unique NYC Harbor sunset cruise through the Hudson and East Rivers.
Sit back and experience New York from the water in our enclosed glass observatory and leave the noise of city street life behind on this 1.5-hour cruise that shows off all the best sights.
Join us for the most unique and complete Boldt Castle/Two Nation Tour experience. Enjoy an intimate ride as we travel over 22 miles among many of the 1,000 islands along the St. Lawrence River.
Step aboard the teak decks of our elegant 1920s-style yachts! Circumnavigate the island of Manhattan while taking in monuments, architecture, parks, and infrastructure.