New York Craft Beer Tasting Sail

Enjoy Craft Beer From New York's Premiere Brewers During this Exciting NYC Sail

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About This Experience

General Information hide

Discover the mouth-watering world of Craft Beer during this two-hour Manhattan Tall Ship Sailing excursion. Aboard the beautiful Clipper City Tall Ship, a 158 foot Topsail Schooner, you will discover tasty new brews as you learn about the art of beer.

Departing from Battery Park on the Hudson River, this beautiful 1¾ hour sightseeing sail in New York Harbor is a great way to enjoy the Hudson and NY Skyline. Once you board the ship, the boat will sail south down the River towards the Statue of Liberty, providing amazing views of Manhattan and Brooklyn along the way. During your sail, you will taste several outstanding ales and lagers from New York's Premiere Brewers paired with cheeses and charcuterie.

This NYC Sail is the perfect way to enjoy the water and a craft beer tasting. Whether you are a New Yorker, or this is your first visit to the Big Apple, this beer sail on the East River is one of the best things to do in New York City and an unique gift for every occasion.

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Where It's Located hide

  • New York, New York

Who Is Included hide

The New York Craft Beer Tasting Sail Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for one participant, unless additional participants are added onto the certificate. There will be up to 140 additional participants on the sail.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests.

When It Is Offered hide

The Manhattan Craft Beer Tasting Sails are offered on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month, May thru early October, subject to availability. Sails depart at 7:30 PM May thru August and at 6:30 PM September and October.

How Long Is It hide

The NY Craft Beer Tasting Sails have a sail time of approximately 1¾ hours and a total duration of approximately 2½ hours.

Weather hide

The New York Craft Beer Tasting Sails run rain or shine, but may be rescheduled by the Captain due to high winds, heavy rain, fog or other inclement weather. If a reservation is cancelled due to weather, you will receive a rain-check valid for one year from that date which can be used towards another reservation. The rain-check is non-refundable.

What To Wear hide

Dress comfortably, flat, non-marking rubber-soled shoes, layers and sunglasses are recommended for this sailing adventure.

Additional Information hide

The Clipper City is 158' long, with masts and rigging reaching up 120' from the deck, and is New York's largest sailing vessel. The Ship, which can accommodate up to 144 passengers, is a replica of the lumber-hauling schooners from more than a century ago. It was built in the mid-1980s using plans purchased from the Smithsonian. Her decks are spacious and comfortable, with ample seating, a full bar and a raised quarter deck back aft that allows for unparalleled views of the the New York harbor.

Sails include education from Craft Beer Experts, five premium craft beer tastings and cheese and charcuterie plates.

Additional beverages are not included and may be purchased onboard the Ship. Participants must be 21 years of age or older and show valid Photo ID upon boarding.

Gratuities for your Captain and Crew are not included but are greatly appreciated and may be offered at the end of the event.


Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the New York Craft Beer Tasting Sail Experience require seven (7) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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