Tour Operators

We love working with tour operators at Hudson River Cruises! Let us help you plan the perfect sightseeing excursion for your tour group. We have over 30 years of experience navigating the majestic Hudson River. Let us put that knowledge to work for you and give your group an unforgettable experience they will be talking about for years to come!

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 = $22 per adult plus one comp for escort.
  • 40+ passengers = $21 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 accepted aboard the vessel for purchases. 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.