Seastreak Fall Foliage Tour
Seastreak offers a narrated Fall Foliage day cruise. The cruise is an all day excursion up the Hudson River. It also stops in Cold Spring, NY. The cruise goes up the Hudson to views of the Cloisters and Palisades; it also goes through many towns like Tarrytown, Ossining, Croton Point, Haverstraw, Stony Point, Bear Mountain, and West Point. The stop in Cold Spring is 4 hours long and provides a scenic Victorian-style atmosphere. The tour begins at two different departing locations, the Highlands or Pier 11.
Hornblower Fall Foliage Tour
Hornblower’s Fall Foliage boat tour departs from Pier 40 in the West Village. The tour flows along the Hudson River and shows the uniqueness of leaves changing. The tour lasts 5 and a half hours and provides lunch, dessert, and a full bar. There is a narration of the sights passed provided by the captain and a DJ who sets the relaxing fall mood.
Circle Line Fall Foliage Tour
Circle Line provides a different take on the Fall Foliage tour (or Bear Mountain tour) by going through Bear Mountain but also providing a unique look at Oktoberfest. The tour begins by providing a beautiful look at the surrounding nature. There is a 3 hour stop at Bear Mountain Park, but after that the rest of the cruise is centered around Oktoberfest, German-style! They provide authentic German food, beer, and culture with clothes and music.
Spirit Cruises Fall Foliage Tour:
Spirit Cruises’ Fall Foliage tour goes up the scenic route of the Hudson River, where you can enjoy the beautiful aspects of fall nature while still in New York City. The cruise provides a prepared buffet, entertainment with a DJ and interactive games, and seasonal cocktails! The cruise boards at Chelsea Piers and lasts three hours.
Classic Harbor Line Fall Foliage Cruise
Classic Harbor Line heads up north on the Hudson River to take in the gorgeous fall views. The luxury yacht gives you a four hour relaxing break to experience nature- all while being in New York City. The tour goes through the Hudson Valley and passes iconic landmarks like the George Washington Bridge, the Cloisters, the Palisades, the Little Red Lighthouse, and the Tappan Zee Bridge. The seasonal cruise departs from Chelsea Piers.