Perfect way to spend the day away from the city is to take this Hudson River cruise. This is a 2.5-hour cruise that will take you all the way to Bear Mountain. You will be given approximately three hours to enjoy Bear Mountain's natural beauty, abundant hiking trails, zoo and more.
While on the cruise, see some of the city sights including the Palisades, Grant's Tomb, the George Washington Bridge, and The Cloisters. Explore the Trailside Museums and Zoo, Iona Island Estuarine Reserve and Bird Refuge, Perkins Tower, the merry-go-round and pavilion. You may choose to purchase German beers and food at an Oktoberfest celebration on the boat. Live music is available on Saturdays and Sundays.
Recommended to anyone looking for a great alternative from walking or bus tours. Participants were satisfied with this tour. The tour guide was enthusiastic and taught them a lot of interesting history about the Hudson River. Also, the scenery was stunning. Even kids, young adults, and the elderly enjoyed the whole experience. They would gladly book this tour again.