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Little Island - NYC's Floating Park, Carmine's & Cathedral of St. John Devine

Saturday - Jun 11, 2022

This trip is currently sold out. A new date has been added of Saturday, September 24, 2022. Please refer to our listings page for more information.

*PLEASE NOTE - CHANGE IN MANCHESTER DEPARTURE FOR THIS TRIP: For the weekend of June 11 & 12, 2022, the Park & Ride commuter lot on Buckland St & Pleasant Valley Drive in Manchester will be closed for an event. As a result, the Manchester Departure for the Little Island, NYC trip on Saturday, June 11, 2022 will use the Park & Ride commuter Lot at Spencer Street in Manchester. Travelers registered for this departure location have been notified of this change by email or mail.

Explore Little Island, NYC's newest public park, built from 100 concrete pilings floating in the Hudson River. Time at Hudson Yards. Enjoy a family-style lunch at a favorite - Carmine's. Guided tour of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine - one of the largest churches in the world!

1 Day(s)


  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • Safe Journeys by Friendship Tours: our commitment to a safe journey protocols will be implemented
  • Time at Little Island, NYC's newest public park
  • Time at Hudson Yards
  • Family-style lunch at Carmine's
  • Afternoon guided tour of the Cathedral of St. John the Devine
  • Friendship Tours Tour Director
  • Trip is held rain or shine.
  • *Currently the Covid-19 vaccine mandate has been lifted by the City of New York, however The Cathedral Church of St. John Devine is still requiring proof of full vaccination. Mandate subject to change.
  • PLEASE NOTE: This trip requires a moderate level of walking.

Departure Locations


Depart: 7:00 AM

Return: 8:30 PM

Manchester, Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Spencer St.

West Hartford/New Britain

Depart: 7:30 AM

Return: 8:00 PM

Commuter Lot across from Target, Village Square Rd & Hartford Rd., New Britain / West Hartford
Please park on the left side of the lot as you enter the driveway.


Depart: 8:15 AM

Return: 7:15 PM

Chase Parkway Commuter Park & Ride across from Naugatuck Valley Community College, Waterbury


Depart: 9:15 AM

Return: 6:30 PM

Exit 2 off I-84, Commuter Park & Ride on Mill Plain Rd., Danbury





Cancellation Policy

Full payment is due at the time of reservation. Payments are non-refundable. Reservations are transferrable if you find a replacement.

If Friendship Tours needs to cancel a tour due to reasons beyond our control, you will receive a credit held on account with us without expiration or a refund check can be issued for the tour cost less a $10.pp administrative fee.

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