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Take A Dutch Apple Cruise on the scenic and historic Hudson River, the ideal way to see the sights. Our vessel offers you sunshine and breezes or the protection of fully enclosed and heated/ac decks. Features of all tours include ample free parking...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202-1002
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+1 518-463-0220
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All reviewsboat ridegreat cruisebald eaglesfriendly crewtop deckgreat mother's daydinner cruiseperfect tripenjoyable afternoontour guideenjoy the scenerypoints of interestlocal historydifferent perspectivehudson riverspend an afternoona lot of fun
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a great time on the sight-seeing tour. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and provided a lot of interesting info about the area. He was very good at getting us to see the Bald Eagles perched in the trees along the Hudson. The ride...More

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Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great cruise. Loved the history tour, the eagles, the houses, great staff. Loved the way they took the children to see the inside of the boat. Thank you

Thank Georgiades1
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a rare beautiful day with a great crew. My first time up the Hudson (been down river several times with Dutch Apple).

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Thank philferty
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great tour! The personnel was professional; the tour guide had good knowledge about the history of the Troy, Albany cities and area. Going through the lock was awesome! Seeing the bridges open for us was spectacular! The 2 and a half hours went by fast.

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Thank HettiDemers
Reviewed 4 days ago

A few folks in our group would have liked more historic narrative during the cruise (but full disclosure, we were a group of Social Studies educators). But, the whole experience gave many in our group a different and unique perspective of our the capital region....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Four senior ladies, enjoying a mini-reunion, embarked on a mid-day cruise. The boat was clean and comfortable, the views both educational and beautiful (not always at the same time, e.g. the port storage facilities) and the knowledgeable and warm commentary informative and enjoyable. The young...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the cruise very much. Learned a lot about the early settlers as well as the Dutch contribution to the area. Thank you.

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Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was amazing! The food was excellent & we saw an American Bald Eagle! The crew was very courteous & professional. The ship was very clean and beautiful. I would suggest this to anyone looking for something interesting & fun to do. There are lots...More

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Thank W7969NSsusanb
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a nice boat trip for such a good cause. Thank you Dutch Apple Cruises. I met old friends and made new ones.

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Thank mytwogirls12
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour upstream showcased beautiful riverfront homes, the once-busy industrial port, and the river fowl -- bald eagles and herons. The accommodations were comfortable and the cool breeze on a very hot afternoon was much appreciated. I had expected to learn more about the history...More

Thank Marjorie R
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Len D
20 June 2018|
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Response from DutchAppleCruises | Property representative |
On the 90 minute Albany Sightseeing Cruises, there is no smoking permitted on board.
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jeancote02
10 August 2017|
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Response from DutchAppleCruises | Property representative |
You can purchase tickets ahead of time on our website. You can also usually purchase tickets as a walk on, before the cruise at 141 Broadway, Albany, NY 12202.
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annedmarshall
1 May 2017|
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Response from Cynthia S |
Yes. It has snacks. I saw a bartender have a hotdog.
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