Tour Operators

Description of Services

Two hour narrated sightseeing cruises aboard the 300 passenger M/V Rip Van Winkle on the historic Hudson River. Group discounts only apply to sightseeing cruises.

Tour Requirement

Minimum of 10 passengers.

Tour Operator Group Rates

  • 10-39 passengers = $21 per adult plus one comp for escort.
  • 40+ passengers = $20 per adult plus two comps for escort.

Tour Operators Group Payments

$100 deposit required no later than 30 days prior to cruise date. Balance is due day of upon arrival at Ticket Booth. If booking less than 1 month in advance, deposit is due at booking. All major credit cards accepted (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express) for booking.


Everyone in the group must have a ticket and board together. We request that you arrive a minimum of 30 minutes prior to departure to allow ample boarding time.


Full beverage and bar service. Full snack bar service on scheduled cruises. Credit cards are not accepted aboard the vessel for purchases, Cash Only. There is an ATM available onboard. Box lunches may be ordered in advance by contacting the business office.

Floor Plan

Main Deck is partially enclosed. Restroom facilities on Main Deck only, including one handicap-accessible restroom. Open Upper Deck, roof covering with seats for 150. Handicap accessibility is limited to river tides. Please call for details.