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+44 1756 706500

Hudson River Fall Foliage

Explore the historic treasures of the state of New York and see the vibrant views of fall foliage along the scenic Hudson River on this 7-night cruise with visits to Albany and Kingston. Includes shore excursions, pre-dinner cocktails and evening entertainment.

Cruise Only
7 nights from £3890pp

River Cruise Holiday
  • Albany, NY
  • Franklin D Roosevelt National Historic Site, NY
  • Hudson Covered Bridge
  • Hunter Mountain Scenery
  • Troy Lock
  • Washington Irving's Sunnyside
  • West Point

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Cruise and stay package from just £4699pp! Includes 3-night New York hotel stay with complimentary New York Explorer Pass, return flights from the UK and overseas transfers. Subject to availability

Book a fly-cruise and receive FREE airport parking! Subject to availability. Book by 30 Nov 2019

Save £320 per cabin! Book your cruise at least 9 months in advance to receive early booking discount. Prices shown include discount.

Complimentary pre-cruise hotel stay! Available until 30 days before departure, subject to availability.

Hudson River Fall Foliage Special Offer

The Hudson River is rich in both history and beauty and the cities and towns that line the river date back to the Dutch and English rule. See magnificent architecture and visit grand historic sites on this spectacular 7-night cruise from New York city.

Explore the old city of Albany and learn about Troy's Lock and Dam system and then head to Kingston to discover the heritage of the region at the Hudson River Maritime Museum. Perhaps visit the Vanderbilt Mansion, a remarkable example of a gilded-age country place before cruising to the Hyde Park region. Take in the amazing natural beauty of Hyde Park and see memorabilia of the Roosevelt family during a visit to the Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site.

Marvel at incredible views of the spectacular high peaks of the northern Catskills from the summit of Hunter Mountain and explore the historic sites of West Point including America’s most notable military academy. In the charming town of Sleepy Hollow, hear stories of the legendary author Washington Irving at his much-loved riverside home before the journey comes to an end in New York.

AC833 Operated by American Cruise Lines

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Hudson River Fall Foliage

Day 1 - New York (USA)

Embark your ship in New York City and set sail for the Hudson River region.

Day 2 - Troy - Albany

Albany is one of the oldest surviving settlements from the original thirteen colonies. Admire the majestic architecture, perhaps visit the New York State Capitol Building and explore the New York State Museum which houses an impressive collection of artefacts on an optional guided tour. In Troy, enjoy an optional Troy Lock and Dam cruise to learn about the locks, trade season, ecology, steamboats and much more.

Day 3 - Kingston

Join a guide for a optional tour of Kingston including a visit to the Old Dutch Church which was founded in 1659 and showcases a hand-written letter from General George Washington. Delve into the maritime history of the Hudson River at the fascinating Hudson River Maritime Museum which includes historic vessels, art, and materials from the transportation industry on a complimentary excursion. There is also the chance to visit the Vanderbilt Mansion on a supplementary excursion (must be arranged in advance).

Day 4 - Hyde Park

The Hyde Park area is best known for being the birthplace of U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt. It is the site of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, as well as his home, Springwood estate, which is designated as a National Historic Site. Admire the spectacular views during an optional guided walk over the Hudson River and perhaps join the American Cruise Line signature tour of the Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site (must be arranged in advance)

Day 5 - Catskill

In Catskill, visit the Clarmont State Historic Site, home to Robert Livingston Jr who negotiated the Louisiana Purchase and helped draft the Declaration of Independence and perhaps visit the Olana, home of artist Frederick Church. Perhaps take the opportunity to enjoy a scenic skyride in a state-of-the-art chair lift which will take you to the summit of Hunter Mountain for astounding views. There is also a signature supplementary excursions to the Thomas Cole National Historic Site or Olana State Historic Site (must be arranged in advance).

Day 6 - West Point

In West Point, take an optional tour of America’s most notable military academy, considered by George Washington to be the most important military position in America. Explore the historic grounds of West Point including Cadet Chapel ans Trophy Point, and marvel at the magnificent views of the Hudson Valley.

Day 7 - Sleepy Hollow

The riverside town of Sleepy Hollow is known for inspiring the works of one of the country's greatest writers, Washington Irving. Visit Irving's country home, a National Historic Landmark and hear about the storied past of the famous author on an optional excursion.

Day 8 - New York

Disembark your ship in the vibrant city of New York.

For navigational reasons, the Captain of the ship reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 7-night full board cruise
  • Guided shore excursions
  • Complimentary wine and beer served with lunch and dinner
  • Pre-dinner cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
  • Open seat dining
  • Lectures and evening entertainment
  • Use of on-board library
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the ship

Price Does Not Include

  • Flights and transfers - we can arrange these to suit your requirements
  • Gratuities (payable at time of booking)
  • Port charges and fees
  • Travel insurance and personal expenses
  • Beverages outside of complimentary cocktail hour

Additional Information

  • Excursions:
  • New York - New York City Tour - Signature Tour
  • Troy/Albany - Troy Lock & Dam Cruise
  • Troy/Albany - Albany City Experience
  • Kingston - Narrated Kingston Exploration
  • Kingston - Hudson River Maritime Museum (Complimentary Excursion)
  • Kingston - Vanderbilt Mansion - Signature Tour
  • Kingston - Val-Kill - Signature Tour
  • Hyde Park - Walkway Over the Hudson
  • Hyde Park - FDR Home & Museum Tour - Signature Tour
  • Catskill - Hunter Mountain Scenic Skyride
  • Catskill - Thomas Cole National Historic Site - Signature Tour
  • Catskill - Olana State Historic Site - Signature Tour
  • West Point - Guided West Point Tour
  • Sleepy Hollow - Washington Irving's Sunnyside
  • Sleepy Hollow - Gothic Lyndhurst Mansion Tour
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • October
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    • Oct 10th - New York and back - Sailing on: American Constitution From: £4095
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      Brochure price from: £4255 Brochure price from: £5055 Brochure price from: £5295 Brochure price from: £5685 Brochure price from: £6315 Brochure price from: £6555 Brochure price from: £5835 Brochure price from: £5280
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    • Oct 17th - New York and back - Sailing on: American Star From: £3955
      Cat A Large picture window Cat AA Large picture window Cat AAL Private Balcony Cat AAC Private Balcony Owners Suite Private Balcony Single Private Balcony
      Brochure price from: £4155 Brochure price from: £5055 Brochure price from: £5295 Brochure price from: £6845 Brochure price from: £5280 Brochure price from: £5835
      Blue Water price from: £3955 Blue Water price from: £4895 Blue Water price from: £5135 Blue Water price from: £6685 Blue Water price from: £5280 Blue Water price from: £5835
    • Oct 17th - New York and back - Sailing on: American Constitution From: £4095
      Cat AA Cat AAL Cat AAC Cat AAM Veranda Suite Owners Suite Single (Private Balcony) Single
      Brochure price from: £4255 Brochure price from: £5055 Brochure price from: £5295 Brochure price from: £5685 Brochure price from: £6315 Brochure price from: £6555 Brochure price from: £5835 Brochure price from: £5280
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    • Oct 24th - New York and back - Sailing on: American Star From: £3955
      Cat A Large picture window Cat AA Large picture window Cat AAL Private Balcony Cat AAC Private Balcony Owners Suite Private Balcony Single Private Balcony
      Brochure price from: £4155 Brochure price from: £5055 Brochure price from: £5295 Brochure price from: £6845 Brochure price from: £5280 Brochure price from: £5835
      Blue Water price from: £3955 Blue Water price from: £4895 Blue Water price from: £5135 Blue Water price from: £6685 Blue Water price from: £5280 Blue Water price from: £5835
    • Oct 24th - New York and back - Sailing on: American Constitution From: £4095
      Cat AA Cat AAL Cat AAC Cat AAM Veranda Suite Owners Suite Single (Private Balcony) Single
      Brochure price from: £4255 Brochure price from: £5055 Brochure price from: £5295 Brochure price from: £5685 Brochure price from: £6315 Brochure price from: £6555 Brochure price from: £5835 Brochure price from: £5280
      Blue Water price from: £4095 Blue Water price from: £4895 Blue Water price from: £5135 Blue Water price from: £5525 Blue Water price from: £6155 Blue Water price from: £6395 Blue Water price from: £5835 Blue Water price from: £5280
Map for Hudson River Fall Foliage