Lady Liberty for free? You bet. Insiders know one of the most scenic rides in town is absolutely free. Offering inspired views of the Big Apple, this free boar ride is a must-do for first-time visitors.
The Staten Island Ferry provides 20 million people a year (60,000 passengers a day not including weekend days) with ferry service between St. George on Staten Island and Whitehall Street in lower Manhattan. The 5 mile, 25 minute ride provides a majestic view of New York Harbor including picture-perfect looks at The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.