Shearwater Classic Schooner Sailing Cruises
Manhattan by Sail's signature schooner was hand built in 1929 from native hardwoods and is a prime example of a classic schooner from the bygone era of yachting and is an impressive 82 feet in length.
Limited Drinks Included in Price
Appropriate for All Ages
Both Cameras and Video Cameras are Permitted
The Shearwater Sailing Cruises continue to expand the different types of cruises offered. Guests can now take anything from the standard daytime sail to an evening wine tasting sail. This is an amazing way to experience the city and is versatile in accommodating families, couples, and single passengers.
Check out the different sailing options to decide how you would most like to tour the city. Try a daytime sail, a champagne brunch sail, a wine tasting sail or an evening sail. You can choose from a city lights cruise or a full moon cruise, and get a more romantic vibe from your cruise experience.
Daytime Statue Sail
Spend an afternoon enjoying this intimate and thrilling way to visit New York's magnificent harbor on the beautiful Shearwater Classic Schooner! This 90-minute cruise includes one free drink (beer, wine, or soft drink) and is a spectacular way to enjoy your trip to New York!
City Lights Sail
Enjoy the lights and beauty of the famous skyline of New York City with this 90-minute cruise. Your ship will be gently pushed along by the winds coming along the harbor, so you can enjoy a peaceful cruise and one complementary drink (beer, wine, or soft drink).
Full Moon Sail
Spend an evening out on a yacht under the full moon with the Full Moon Sail. This 90-minute sailing experience will give you the chance to see the beautiful New York City skyline and harbors by light of a full moon, where the views of the area sparkle in your eyes, providing you with memories you'll never forget! Enjoy two complimentary drinks (beer, wine, or soft drink) and a savvy Manhattan by Sail beer cozy or Shearwater canvas tote!
Champagne Brunch Sail
Enjoy a variety of teas and coffees, muffins, breads, cakes, bagels, salmon, and other delightful foods during the brunch sail. This two-hour sail will allow you to relax, eat your fill, and soak in the sights of New York City's harbors and skyline, as well as enjoy an open Prosecco bar for champagne or mimosas.
Wine Tasting Sail
Author and wine expert Felicia Sherbert has paired cheeses, food, and wines from some of America's oldest and best-known cellars for a fantastic wine tasting experience during your cruise. This delightful two-hour cruise will give you the chance to learn in a casual and friendly environment. Recommended age 21 and up.