Address: Pier 16, South Street Seaport - 866-987-2542
Description: These tours focus on the effects of Hurricane Sandy on the maritime industry and waterfront, and the region's planning for sea-level rise and other manifestations of global warming. This tour traverses Kill van Kull to Newark Bay, including container terminals, oil docks, tug yards, & rail yards. Learn how close we came to a goods delivery crisis.
Venue Description: If you'd like to see the city from the water, hop aboard New York Water Taxi. Their tours include: the 1-hour Statue of Liberty Express ($28); the Statue by Night Tour (daily at 7:45pm; $28), which goes past the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge and more with a complimentary champagne toast and cash bar; and their bus-and-boat Hop-On/Hop-Off options, which stop at the city's top neighborhoods and attractions, and include an exclusive visitor pass to the 9/11 Memorial.