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

Osprey Sighting
Camp group enjoying a sightseeing boat rental in the Hamptons
Summer Camp on a Nature Cruise

Nature boat rides run 7 days a week during the summer season

Check calendar below for trip times

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 8 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.

Schedule may vary due to charters and weather

2020 Nature Cruise Schedule

Spring Season

  • MAY 23, 24 (Saturday & Sunday Memorial Day Weekend)
  • Weekends of MAY 30,31; JUN 6,7 and JUN 13,14

Summer Season

  • Runs 7 days a week
  • Saturday JUN 20 through Labor Day SEP 7

Fall Season

  • Special 1 hour Harborfest cruise:
    SEP 12 (Saturday) and SEP 13 (Sunday) only
  • 3 cruises each day: Noon, 1:30 PM and 3 PM
  • $20/person and $13 ages 5 – 12

American Beauty II is a 44 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.