9 Night Canada & New England on Liberty of the Seas from Cape Liberty, New York, New Jersey Picturesque Cityscape, Halifax, Nova Scotia
The 9 Night Canada & New England from Cape Liberty, New York, New Jersey visits Boston, Massachusetts ; Portland, Maine; Saint John (Bay of Fundy), New Brunswick; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Cape Liberty (New York), New Jersey. Explore our cruise itineraries and choose from a variety of rooms depending on your needs and budget. Start planning your next cruise vacation by selecting a destination and departure port.
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9 Night Canada & New England
Itinerary Overview
Explore Liberty of the Seas
Day 1 - Cape Liberty (New York), New Jersey
Day 2 - Cruising
Day 3 - Boston, Massachusetts
Day 4 - Portland, Maine
Day 5 - 6 - Saint John, New Brunswick
Day 7 - Cruising
Day 8 - Halifax, Nova Scotia
Day 9 - Cruising
Day 10 - Cape Liberty (New York), New Jersey
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Picturesque Cityscape, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Picturesque Cityscape, Halifax, Nova Scotia
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9 Night Canada & New England

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Leaving from
Cape Liberty (New York), New Jersey
Onboard
Liberty of the Seas
Day Port
1
Cape Liberty (New York), New Jersey
Departs at 4:00 PM
2
Cruising
Day at sea
3
Boston, Massachusetts
From 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
4
Portland, Maine
From 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
5 - 6
Saint John, New Brunswick
From Day 5, 11:00 AM - Day 6, 10:45 PM
7
Cruising
Day at sea
8
Halifax, Nova Scotia
From 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9
Cruising
Day at sea
10
Cape Liberty (New York), New Jersey
Arrives at 7:00 AM
*Port sequence may vary by sailing date.
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Your ship Liberty of the Seas

Your ship
Liberty of the Seas
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Liberty of the Seas, Aerial Aft View
An aerial view of the aft of the Liberty of the Seas showing the Flowrider® and The Perfect Storm℠ waterslides
Get to know
Liberty of the Seas
Liberty of the Seas® is the ultimate adventure filled with adrenaline-amping thrills like The Perfect Storm℠, bold new flavors like Tuscan delights at Giovanni's Table, and showstopping entertainment, from parades to your favorite tunes in Broadway at Sea.

GO BIG OR STAY HOME

Unleash your inner daredevil on The Perfect Storm℠ dueling waterslides, or have a hang-ten hangout on the FlowRider® surf simulator. Little explorers can soak up fun by the gallon at Splashaway Bay℠, and the whole family can enjoy an adventure on ice at one of the only ice skating rinks at sea.

FLAVOR FROM EVERY ANGLE

Dig into rustic Tuscan fare at Giovanni's Table, savor prime steaks at Chops Grille℠, raise a glass of your favorite red or white at Vintages, and sweeten up your adventure with a classic milkshake at Johnny Rockets®.

INTO THE SPOTLIGHT

Only Royal Caribbean® offers you  a prime seat to catch all the brightest stars of Broadway. If its g-force spins and dazzling costumes you're after, head to the ice skating rink for a night of glitter and glam. And keep an eye out for guest performers at our live music venues. 

Day 1: Cape Liberty, New Jersey

Day 1
Cape Liberty
New York, New Jersey
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Nassau Street Fulton Street One World Trade Center WTC, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Nassau Street Fulton Street One World Trade Center WTC, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Things to do in
Cape Liberty
Departs at 4:00 PM
With a front-and-center-stage view of Lower New York Harbor, Cape Liberty is only a hop, skip and a short subway ride away from New York City. This dizzying urban landscape is filled to the brim with non-stop adventure around every street corner. Tucked among the Wall Street skyscrapers and bright Broadway lights, you’ll discover ethnic enclaves, like the famed Little Italy, historic brownstones, European-style cathedrals and leafy Central Park. Take in world-renowned exhibits at MoMA or the Guggenheim. Trace America’s multicultural past at Ellis Island and walk across the Brooklyn Bridge before or after boarding your New Jersey cruise. Or snap a selfie with Lady Liberty, with the Big Apple’s skyline dazzling in the background.
Times Square Manhattan Manhattan, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Times Square Manhattan Manhattan, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

CITY PASS

Sightseeing in Manhattan excites and amazes like nowhere else— and every neighborhood presents a fascinating, unique personality. Tour Rockefeller Center and catch a show at Radio City Music Hall. Walk the High Line and soak in the urban buzz of Times Square. New York cruises allow you to experience it all— by tour bus, subway, or on foot.
Empire State Building Observatory Deck View, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Empire State Building Observatory Deck View, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

GO SKY HIGH

Stand among skyscrapers at one of New York’s scenic observation decks. Admire Central Park from the open-air Top of the Rock. Enjoy twinkling evening views from the top of the Empire State Building. Or venture 104 floors up to the One World Observatory in the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere.
Long Island Beach Montauk Point Lighthouse, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Long Island Beach Montauk Point Lighthouse, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

OFF THE GRID

Cruises from New York allow you to explore the Staten Island Zoo or cheer on the Yankees in The Bronx. International culture and cuisine await you in Queens, while wineries and beaches speckle Long Island. Or stop in Hoboken, a pedestrian-friendly town where you can stroll along the Hudson River Waterfront Walkway across from Manhattan’s glimmering skyline.
Street Food Vendor at Night, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Street Food Vendor at Night, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

LOCAL CUISINE

With some 20,000 sit-down restaurants, this is a foodie’s paradise. Many iconic dishes have been rubber-stamped by New York— pizza, bagels, hot dogs and cheesecake included. Savor steamy dumplings in Chinatown. Slurp down Blue Point oysters in Chelsea Market. Or munch on the legendary cronut. Then sip a Manhattan cocktail to cap off the night in NYC.
Leather Shoes Close Up, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Leather Shoes Close Up, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

SHOPPING

This global shopping capital covers it all: from big department stores like Barney’s along glitzy Madison Avenue, to souvenir shops selling “I Love NY” T-shirts. Hit up the Historic Orchard Street Shopping District for leather goods, or SoHo for cutting-edge fashions. Greenwich Village is best for books, records and craft shops, and it is a must-see when you cruise out of New York.

Day 2: Cruising

Day 2
Cruising
At Sea
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Couple Riding the Tidal Wave
Couple Screaming while Riding the Tidal Wave
PLAY ANY WAY YOU LIKE
Young Girl Sliding Down at Splashaway Bay Park
Girl Sliding at Splashaway Bay Park

Splashaway Bay℠

The fun comes in gallons. This bigger, better kids aqua park features slides, water cannons, waterfalls and more. And when the drench bucket gets full, everyone gets wet.
Spa Stone Massage
Woman Receiving a Spa Stone Massage

Spa & Fitness Center

A luxurious sanctuary offering signature treatments, medi-spa services, and a full-service salon to make you glow from the inside out. Browse our spa menu for pricing.
Symphony of the Seas Perfect Storm Boy Entering Slide
Perfect Storm Boy Entering Slide

The Perfect Storm℠

Up for adventure? Put on your brave face and get ready to race through twists, turns and next-level thrills on the boldest slides at sea. No matter which ship you sail on, The Perfect Storm℠ waterslides take excitement off the charts.
Young Girl Learning How to Ice Skate
Onboard Ice Skating Instructor Teaching

Ice Skating

Whether you’re a beginner or you’ve got moves like the Great One, you’ll have a great time every time at the ice skating rink.

Day 3: Boston, Massachusetts

Day 3
Boston
Massachusetts
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Public Garden George Washington Statue, Boston, Massachusetts
Public Garden George Washington Statue, Boston, Massachusetts
Things to do in
Boston
From 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Toting over 400 years of history, Boston is one of the oldest cities in America. Boston cruises allow you to see Revolution-era relics standing tall amid modern cityscapes, and homes where legendary patriots, politicians and poets once lived. Discover cobblestone charm in Beacon Hill and Paul Revere’s midnight route through the North End. Breathe in salty air along the Harborwalk and ride in a swan boat around Boston Public Garden. Whether it’s walking the Freedom Trail, kayaking on the Charles River, or living time-honored baseball traditions at Fenway Park, you’ll come to find Boston is the birthplace of New England adventure.
USS Constitution with Downtown Skyline, Boston, Massachusetts
USS Constitution with Downtown Skyline, Boston, Massachusetts

Time Travel

Walk the 2.5-mile, red-lined Freedom Trail past 16 historical sites. See the grave of John Hancock, old meetinghouses, famous churches, the home of Paul Revere, the site of the Boston Massacre, Quincy Market and the USS Constitution— Old Ironsides— the world’s oldest commissioned warship still floating today.
Insider tip
Take advantage of the Hubway bike share system— you can pick up a bike at over 160 stations, pedal around town, and then return it at another station.
Gloucester Lighthouse Harbor, Boston, Massachusetts
Gloucester Lighthouse Harbor, Boston, Massachusetts

Two If By Sea

See Boston from the water while on a scenic sightseeing harbor cruise. Check out the city’s historic skyline, bridges spanning the Charles River, and Boston’s harbor islands. You can sail by wooden schooner, take a climate-controlled boat ride, or enjoy a fully narrated Duck Tour in a WWII-style amphibious landing craft.
Insider tip
Boston police regulate all taxis and pedi-cabs, historically called Hackney Carriages— look for the medallion that says "Boston Licensed Taxi".
Harbor Financial District, Boston, Massachusetts
Harbor Financial District, Boston, Massachusetts

Steeped In History

Step aboard a full-scale restored 18th-century boat and explore American history at the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museums during your Boston cruise. Let historical interpreters, artifacts, and an award-winning film engage you in the story of the Sons of Liberty, whose infamous political protest helped ignite the American Revolution.
Lobster Roll Local Plate, Boston, Massachusetts
Lobster Roll Local Plate, Boston, Massachusetts

Local Cuisine

Nothing beats eating a New England lobster roll by the harbor. And don’t miss Union Oyster House, one of America’s oldest restaurants, for Island Creek oysters and their famous clam chowder. Try Boston baked beans and scrod fish fillets. Parker House rolls and Boston cream pie were both conceived here too— and head to the North End for Italian-American fare, especially sweet cannoli.
Local Shopping Converse Low Tops, Boston, Massachusetts
Local Shopping Converse Low Tops, Boston, Massachusetts

Shopping

Newbury Street offers a mix of upscale retailers and art galleries. Converse shoes were born here — design your own pair at the flagship store. Cruise to Boston and brattle Book Shop sells rare first editions in a hidden alleyway. Or stop by Faneuil Hall for handbags, scrimshaw items and jewelry hand-made by local artisans.

Day 4: Portland, Maine

Day 4
Portland
Maine
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Portland, Maine, Portland Head Lighthouse
View of the Portland Head lighthouse in Portland, Maine
Things to do in
Portland
From 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Once you set foot on the historic cobblestone streets of Portland, Maine, you'll know what keeps visitors flocking to these shores from around the world. Located in the heart of Casco Bay, Portland is home to a mix of activities, from outdoor adventures to artfully curated excursions and food experiences that will leave your taste buds wanting more during your cruise to Portland. Create an adventure in this sophisticated seaside city that perfectly matches your taste: Hike Casco Bay out to the lighthouse, peruse through the shops of Congress Street and the Old Port, or taste your way through the many highly regarded breweries inside the city limits and just beyond.
Portland, Maine, Portland Head Lighthouse Close Up
A close up view of the Portland Head lighthouse

Lighthouse Tour

Situated on the ocean, in the heart of Casco Bay, the Portland area is home to six lighthouses, all within 20 minutes of the city center. The Portland Head Light at Fort Williams Park is the most iconic. Walk the paved oceanside trail afterward for views of the ocean.
Insider tip
If you're heading to the Holy Donut, be sure to get there early — they only remain open as supplies last.
Portland, Maine, Homemade fritters
Homemade fritters topped with sugar

Indulge Your Taste Buds

Portland put Maine on the culinary map. The food scene is full of creativity and flavor, with dishes can be as local or as international as you'd like. Enjoy the catch of the day at Portland Lobster Company. If it's sweets you're craving, head to The Holy Donut. For a twist on New England cuisine, check out EVO Kitchen + Bar. Finish with a nightcap at Blyth and Burrows.
Insider tip
Blake Orchard on Exchange St. is a hidden gem for healthy bites.
Portland, Maine, Bicycle near harbor
A bicycle locked to a railing at a harbor in Portland, Maine

Breweries by Bicycle

Pedal along the ocean as you sip local brews and learn all about the city's rich history — and its equally rich beer culture during your cruise to Portland. With over 25 microbreweries in Portland, there are beers here for every palette.
Insider tip
Walking shoes are a must, as many of the sidewalks are cobblestone or brick.
Portland, Maine, Oysters on a plate
Opened oysters on a white plate

Local Cuisine

In just the last five years, the food scene in Portland has blossomed into one of the country's best. From historic pubs to nationally recognized restaurants, the food and drink here doesn't disappoint. Many of the best eateries are just outside the Old Port on Middle Street: Head there for oysters at Eventide (get there early on the weekends) or Belgian fries and paninis at Duckfat.
Portland, Maine, Lobster Figurine
A lobster figurine

Shopping

No matter what trinket you want to bring back from Maine, you can find it in downtown Portland during your cruise. Local and national stores alike line the cobblestone streets of Portland. The Old Port is where you'll find the most distinctive shops; head there for boutique and high-end fashions, home goods and souvenirs.

Day 5 - 6: Saint John, New Brunswick

Day 5 - 6
Saint John
New Brunswick
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St. Martins Sea Caves, Saint John, New Brunswick
St. Martins Sea Caves, Saint John, New Brunswick
Things to do in
Saint John
From Day 5, 11:00 AM - Day 6, 10:45 PM
In Saint John, New Brunswick, you'll discover a perfect mixture of natural and urban adventures. Canada's oldest incorporated city, Saint John is also the country's third-largest port and the only city located on the Bay of Fundy, home to the world's highest tides. Cruise to New Brunswick and stretch your legs while you catch a view of the bay on the Skywalk. Then, discover the local bounty at Saint John City Market, North America's oldest continuing farmers market, and check out its rafters that resemble a ship's inverted hull. Later, head out to explore Irving Nature Park's trails and Rockwood Park, a Stonehammer Geopark site.
Saint John, New Brunswick, Rocks On The Shore At Rockwood Park
Rocks on the shore at Rockwood Park in New Brunswick

Rock and Roll

Rockwood Park is one of Canada's largest urban parks and a year-round adventure destination. It encompasses forest, freshwater lakes, over 50 kilometers (31 miles) of trails, a golf course and the zoo. It's also a Stonehammer Geopark site. Its ancient history is visible in the rock formations and caves ready to be explored.
Insider tip
Rockwood Park is great to visit in both winter and summer.
Carleton Martello Tower, Saint John, New Brunswick
Carleton Martello Tower, Saint John, New Brunswick

History Lesson

Head to Saint John's New Brunswick Museum, Canada's oldest continuing museum, to see Canadian and international art, the Hall of Great Whales and New Brunswick exhibitions. Don't miss Saint John's National Historic Sites: Loyalist House and Carleton Martello Tower. The latter was pivotal in conflicts from 1812 until World War II.
Insider tip
A 15 to 20 percent tip in restaurants and bars is expected in Canada and New Brunswick.
The Hopewell Rocks, Saint John, New Brunswick
The Hopewell Rocks, Saint John, New Brunswick

Fun on Fundy

Saint John is where the Bay of Fundy meets the Saint John River. See the natural tug-of-war of the Reversing Rapids from Fallsview or Wolastoq Parks, or hop in a kayak and ride them yourself. In nearby St. Martins, you can walk along the ocean floor at low tide during your cruise to Saint John.
A Lobster Roll with french Fries on the Side,Saint John, New Brunswick
A Lobster Roll with french Fries on the Side,Saint John, New Brunswick

Local Cuisine

Saint John City Market is the town's culinary heartbeat. Start your day with a brew from Java Moose Coffee and a treat from The Baking Stone. For lunch, enjoy a meal at Steamers Lobster Company. Top choices include the lobster rolls and bacon-wrapped scallops.
Rack Of Clothes, Saint John, New Brunswick
Rack Of Clothes, Saint John, New Brunswick

Shopping

The store at New Brunswick Museum is known for its gift selection. Alternatively, stop by The Butcher's Daughter Gift Shoppe in Saint John City Market. It stocks many handmade products from local and national artists, including pottery, jewelry, hancrafted knitwear and original artwork.

Day 7: Cruising

Day 7
Cruising
At Sea
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Chops Grille Rosemary Steak Juicy
Chops Grille Rosemary Steak Juicy
LET THE FLAVOR FEST BEGIN
Johnny Rockets Burgers, Hot Dogs, Salads and Milkshakes
Johnny Rockets Burgers, Hot Dogs, Salads and Milkshakes

Johnny Rockets®

Johnny Rockets, since 1986 serves up burgers, shakes, fries and fun in a cool retro atmosphere. Join the fun onboard and relax into simply good times with good food to share.
Lobster and Crab Dish at Chef's Table
Lobster & Alaska king crab main entree, served at the Elegant Chefs Table restaurant. One of the best cruise line fine dining

Chef's Table

Welcome to Chef’s Table, the most exclusive and elevated dining experience on our fleet. Join an intimate group of fellow foodies on a private epicurean journey led by the ship’s Chef de Cuisine. You’ll sit down to a white tablecloth dinner spotlighting five exquisite courses that range from scallop carpaccio with yuzu vinaigrette, to grilled filet mignon served with truffle potato puree — each expertly paired with the perfect wine to highlight every flavor on the menu.
Raddiccio Caesar - Giovanni's Table
Romaine lettuce tossed with radicchio, herb croutons and cheese. Cruise fine dining at Giovanni's Table Italian restaurant.

Giovanni's Table

Every meal at Giovanni’s Table is a family-style celebration of rustic Italian flavor. You’ll find all your favorite Old-World classics on the menu here, like house focaccia served with marinated artichokes, olives and pesto, fluffy gnocchi tossed in a thyme-scented sauce of lamb and root vegetables, traditional risotto finished with porcini and truffle mushroom tapenade, and veal osso buco paired with creamy cheese polenta, ripe tomatoes and sautéed green beans.
Main Dining Room Mozzarella Salad
A mozzarella salad at the Main Dining Room

Main Dining Room

In the Main Dining Room, you can experience flavors that take you from Jamaica to Jaipur, a rotating menu of delicious dishes always offering something unexpected. A multi-level restaurant that in the morning is the perfect spot to enjoy a hearty brunch paired with refreshing mimosas, at dinnertime transforms into a world class dining experience with a menu that invites you to taste your way around the world course by course.

Day 8: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Day 8
Halifax
Nova Scotia
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Picturesque Cityscape, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Picturesque Cityscape, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Things to do in
Halifax
From 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Halifax was founded as a naval base in 1749 — but you'd never know it from the vibe of this bustling urban capital today. Peer a little closer and you'll see the Citadel, the star-shaped fortress that still stands guard from its hilltop perch. Discover historic architecture, restaurants, museums and boutique shops on the restored waterfront. Hop a ferry to Dartmouth or visit Peggy's Cove. Jump onboard a Nova Scotia cruise and spend your day whale-watching, or sailing, and celebrate the day with some of the best beer and lobster the Maritimes have to offer.
Minke Whale Going Underwater, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Minke Whale Going Underwater, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Hit the High Seas

Hop aboard a boat tour of the harbor — from the observation deck, you can spy marine wildlife, including the majestic whales that inhabit Nova Scotia's waters. On some tours, the crew will even help you pull in a lobster trap.
Insider tip
Go sightseeing at your own pace with an all-day hop-on, hop-off bus pass.
Lighthouse, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Lighthouse, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Light It Up

Nova Scotia is home to 160 lighthouses, and you can get to many of them easily from Halifax. Visit the most photographed lighthouse in the world at Peggy's Cove, just a one-hour drive from the city, where you'll find some of the best panoramic views around.
Insider tip
Dining out? The typical tip is 10 to 15 percent of the pretax total.
Titanic Graves, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Titanic Graves, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Titanic Adventure

What does the sinking of the Titanic have to do with Halifax? A lot, it turns out. Take the Halifax Connection tour to visit the Fairview Lawn Cemetery and the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, where you'll see a collection of Titanic artifacts and hear stories about the iconic event of 1912.
Steamed Lobster, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Steamed Lobster, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Local Cuisine

Halifax is a seafood feast. There are plenty of upscale eateries along the downtown waterfront area serving full lobster dinners. Try the classic Nova Scotia seafood chowder, which brings together the best of the local seafood — mussels, haddock and scallops are commonly in the mix — in a creamy broth flavored with bacon. Or opt for one of the less pricey spots, where you can order some of the freshest fish and chips you've ever had.
Maple Syrup, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Maple Syrup, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Shopping

Retail therapy in Halifax includes both world-class shopping and carefully curated boutiques. Try the Historic Properties for sweaters, the Hydrostone Market for art or Bishop's Landing for jewelry and unique cosmetics. Want a locally crafted keepsake? Head to the Seaport Farmers Market or Made in the Maritimes Artisan Boutique. Cruise to Halifax and be on the lookout for maple syrup — Nova Scotia produces some of the world's best.

Day 9: Cruising

Day 9
Cruising
At Sea
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Saturday Night Fever Broadway Show Men Dancing
Men dancing on main stage during Saturday Night Fever Broadway show on Liberty.
NIGHTS YOU'LL NEVER FORGET
Boleros Sitting Area
QN, Quantum of the Seas, Boleros Lounge, bar, lounge

Boleros

Whether you’re stopping by for an after dinner drink or joining the salsa-stepping party, nighttime sizzles at Boleros. This Latin-themed club serves up Cuban mojitos, Brazilian caipirinhas, and your favorite classic cocktails to the sound of a four-piece band playing salsa, cumbia, merengue, samba and more.
Ice Skating Shows Performers Dancing Colorful
Performers dancing in colorful costumes during ice skating shows onboard a cruise.

Ice Skating Shows

Royal Caribbean is the first and only cruise line with ice-skating rinks right onboard, plus complimentary ice spectaculars with amazing jumps, lifts, and spins performed by professional skaters .
Vintages Couple Having Dinner
Couple Enjoying a Bottle of Wine

Vintages

Whether it’s malbec, merlot, riesling or pinot grigio, you’re sure to find all your beloved reds or whites at Vintages wine bar. From France to California, the wide world of wine is well-represented through extensive partnerships with top winemakers, including some exclusive bottles you won't find anywhere else.
Schooner Bar with Piano
QN, Quantum of the Seas, public spaces, Schooner Bar, piano, entertainment, lounge, dining, drinks

Schooner Bar

Wrap up your night at Schooner Bar, where perfectly mixed cocktails and live entertainment come together in a warm-lit nautical-themed lounge. Cozy up in a seat under the mast, by the portholes, or right by the gleaming grand piano. The sing-along's about to begin.

Day 10: Cape Liberty, New Jersey

Day 10
Cape Liberty
New York, New Jersey
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Inside court of Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Inside court of Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Things to do in
Cape Liberty
Arrives at 7:00 AM
With a front-and-center-stage view of Lower New York Harbor, Cape Liberty is only a hop, skip and a short subway ride away from New York City. This dizzying urban landscape is filled to the brim with non-stop adventure around every street corner. Tucked among the Wall Street skyscrapers and bright Broadway lights, you’ll discover ethnic enclaves, like the famed Little Italy, historic brownstones, European-style cathedrals and leafy Central Park. Take in world-renowned exhibits at MoMA or the Guggenheim. Trace America’s multicultural past at Ellis Island and walk across the Brooklyn Bridge before or after boarding your New Jersey cruise. Or snap a selfie with Lady Liberty, with the Big Apple’s skyline dazzling in the background.
Times Square Manhattan Manhattan, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Times Square Manhattan Manhattan, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

CITY PASS

Sightseeing in Manhattan excites and amazes like nowhere else— and every neighborhood presents a fascinating, unique personality. Tour Rockefeller Center and catch a show at Radio City Music Hall. Walk the High Line and soak in the urban buzz of Times Square. New York cruises allow you to experience it all— by tour bus, subway, or on foot.
Empire State Building Observatory Deck View, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Empire State Building Observatory Deck View, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

GO SKY HIGH

Stand among skyscrapers at one of New York’s scenic observation decks. Admire Central Park from the open-air Top of the Rock. Enjoy twinkling evening views from the top of the Empire State Building. Or venture 104 floors up to the One World Observatory in the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere.
Long Island Beach Montauk Point Lighthouse, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Long Island Beach Montauk Point Lighthouse, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

OFF THE GRID

Cruises from New York allow you to explore the Staten Island Zoo or cheer on the Yankees in The Bronx. International culture and cuisine await you in Queens, while wineries and beaches speckle Long Island. Or stop in Hoboken, a pedestrian-friendly town where you can stroll along the Hudson River Waterfront Walkway across from Manhattan’s glimmering skyline.
Street Food Vendor at Night, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Street Food Vendor at Night, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

LOCAL CUISINE

With some 20,000 sit-down restaurants, this is a foodie’s paradise. Many iconic dishes have been rubber-stamped by New York— pizza, bagels, hot dogs and cheesecake included. Savor steamy dumplings in Chinatown. Slurp down Blue Point oysters in Chelsea Market. Or munch on the legendary cronut. Then sip a Manhattan cocktail to cap off the night in NYC.
Leather Shoes Close Up, Cape Liberty, New Jersey
Leather Shoes Close Up, Cape Liberty, New Jersey

SHOPPING

This global shopping capital covers it all: from big department stores like Barney’s along glitzy Madison Avenue, to souvenir shops selling “I Love NY” T-shirts. Hit up the Historic Orchard Street Shopping District for leather goods, or SoHo for cutting-edge fashions. Greenwich Village is best for books, records and craft shops, and it is a must-see when you cruise out of New York.

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