American Beauty Cruises & Charters

90 Minute Nature Cruise and Sightseeing Boat Ride

Sightseeing Boat Rides within the Peconic Estuary System

Take one of our sightseeing boat rides to learn about the historic whaling village of Sag Harbor from the water. On our narrated boat ride you will see Barcelona Point, Cedar Point Lighthouse and the Mashomack Nature Preserve with occupied osprey nests on Shelter Island. In addition to our 90 minute sightseeing boat rides, we offer private charter boat rentals and a 2 hour sunset cruise. 

American Beauty II sightseeing nature boat ride
Osprey Sighting
Summer Camp on a Nature Cruise

Schedule may vary due to charters and weather. Refer to our weather page for full details.

Nature boat rides usually run 5 days a week during the summer season.

Check calendar below for real-time availability.

Tickets: $30
Children $20 (5 years – 12 years)
Children 4 and under are free

Tickets can be purchased by clicking on the calendar below or by visiting our ticket stand on Long Wharf.

If you have a group of 10 or more adults and wish to cruise on a day not on our schedule, please call or email us. Captain Don will do his best to accommodate you.

American Beauty II is a 44 foot party boat that can accommodate as many as 33 passengers. As a result, we are US Coast Guard approved and inspected every season. There are reviews of our boat rides and boat rentals available on TripAdvisor, Google, Yelp and FaceBook.