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New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise

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New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise

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icon1 hour 30 minutes  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English

Overview

New York City’s landmarks are iconic masterpieces. See the city’s best sights on this relaxing sightseeing cruise. Get an incredible perspective of the Manhattan skyline, plus close-ups of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge and more.
  • Comprehensive sightseeing cruise from Midtown
  • See New York's highlights from the water
  • Cruise under the Brooklyn Bridge across the harbor to the Statue of Liberty
  • Entertaining and informative commentary
  • Convenient departure from Midtown
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Live narration by Circle Line’s world famous guides (in English)
Free Wi-Fi on board
Restroom on board
Air-conditioned vehicle
Outdoor deck
Snacks
Alcoholic Beverages
Soda/Pop

Departure Point

83 North River Piers, W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036, USA

Pier 83

Departure Time

12:00 PM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
On this sightseeing tour on New York’s waterways, enjoy stunning views of Manhattan’s brilliant skyline and iconic landmarks, like One World Trade Center’s Freedom Tower, the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, the Brooklyn Bridge and many more.

Depart from midtown Manhattan and travel down the Hudson River, around Battery Park, up the East River, and then past the South Street Seaport and under the Brooklyn Bridge. The narration from a professional tour guide helps to provide an educational and entertaining journey.

Learn more about the history of each of the sites while taking in the beautiful views of some of New York City’s most popular attractions. 
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Circle Line Cruises
Part entertainer, part historian, your knowledgeable tour guide brings New York's breathtaking sights and fascinating history to life. Beverages, food and souvenirs are available for purchase on board.
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Brooklyn Bridge
Your cruise takes you sailing down the Hudson, around Battery Park, up the East River, past the South Street Seaport and under the Brooklyn Bridge.
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Statue of Liberty
Get close-ups of the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and more.
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • For children/infants under the age of 3, please ask at the box office for an infant ticket; it is free of charge.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 200 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the departure point for the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:The cruise conveniently departs from Pier 83 @ West 42nd Street and the West Side Highway, in Midtown Manhattan.
Jun 2021
Q:
Is there parking near the departure for the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Parking available at Circle Line Sightseeing, Pier 83, W 42nd Street. $30 before 3 pm weekdays and $35 after 3 pm weekdays and all weekends. (Prices subject to change.)
Jun 2021
Q:
Can I take the subway to get to the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Yes - Take the 1, 2, 3, 7, A, C, E, N, Q or R train to Times Square 42nd St; train B, D, F to 5th Ave and 42nd St, or 4, 5, 6 train to 42nd St Grand Central Station. Take the M42 bus west or walk 5 avenues west to Pier 83 (about 1 mile or 1.6km).
Jun 2021
Q:
Can I take a bus to get to the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Yes - From 42nd Street take the M42 bus going West, directly to the Circle Line Pier. From 49th Street take the M50 bus directly to the Circle Line pier.
Jun 2021
Q:
How early should I arrive for the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Boarding begins a half-hour before departure. Please plan on arriving 45-minutes to 1-hour before the scheduled departure to allow for time to check-in and also find seating on your cruise.
Jun 2021
Q:
Is seating assigned during the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Seats are first-come, first-serve so arrive early! There is seating available both inside as well as out on deck. The boats typically sail on time, so please leave enough time for traffic delays and plan to arrive early.
Jun 2021
Q:
Can I bring my young child with me on the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Yes - For children or infants under the age of 3, please ask at the box office for an infant ticket; it is free of charge.
Jun 2021
Q:
Are food and/or drink available during the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Yes, there is a freshly prepared menu of sandwiches, salads, and snacks as well as a full bar serving up hot and cold beverages, beer, wine, and cocktails available in the onboard cafe to purchase.
Jun 2021
Q:
Can I bring my own food/drink onboard the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Sorry - no outside food or drink is permitted.
Jun 2021
Q:
Are restrooms available onboard during the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Yes, there are restrooms on board for your convenience.
Jun 2021
Q:
Is WiFi available onboard the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Yes - there is complimentary WiFi available onboard for your convenience.
Jun 2021
Q:
How close does the boat get to the Statue of Liberty during the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:All of the sightseeing boats cruise within yards (meters) of Lady Liberty for an absolutely incredible view. You’ll feel like you’re actually on the island!
Jun 2021
Q:
Are there any stops during the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:There are no stops during the sightseeing cruise, however, you will get amazing views of over 130 of the city’s most iconic landmarks.
Jun 2021
Q:
Is the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise offered in languages other than English?
A:All tours are narrated in English by the guides, however, recorded narration available in seven languages: French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Mandarin, and English via free app download. Instructions are provided on your ticket.
Jun 2021
Q:
Can I smoke on board the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Smoking is not permitted during the Harbor Lights Cruise.
Jun 2021
Q:
Can I bring my pet with me on the New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:Sorry, animals are not permitted, except for certified service animals.
Jun 2021
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
See all safety measures taken by New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise.
Q:
What is the maximum group size during New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise?
A:This activity will have a maximum of 200 travelers.

See all safety measures taken by New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise.

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star-4
Tour guide was awesome
June_C
, Sep 2021
The only reason the tour wasn’t a 5 for the price was the food. We ordered the pizza and the guy fumbled with packages and toppings and didn’t wash his hands. The tour itself was amazing and the crew was very knowledgeable. Skip the food and enjoy the tour!!!
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star-5
Great!
Laura_M
, Sep 2021
The boat was great, it was a really smooth ride. The tour guide was really funny and gave such great information.
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star-5
An Awesome Cruise
Deondra_S
, Sep 2021
Seeing the Statue of Liberty made me feel American! The weather was perfect for the cruise and the commentator was amazing!
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The vessel was clean and...
Nancy_J
, Aug 2021
The vessel was clean and well cared for. The tour commentator was excellent. He articulated well, the volume was just right and was entertaining as well as informative.
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star-5
Funny and informative
Renee_T
, Aug 2021
The announcer was fabulous and funny! Crew was very friendly and boat was very clean. I would absolutely repeat this adventure.
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star-5
Very Nice
Heather_N
, Aug 2021
Easy to book and find. Loved the Guide, he was nice to listen to, funny and knowledgeable. Also had ADA Access, no problem.
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star-5
Educational and fun
Brooke_S
, Aug 2021
The tour guide was full of great facts plus he was kinda funny! I like the snacks too. The weather was also nice so that was a perk.
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star-5
The view of New York City from the water.
LoretoM
, Aug 2021
I love the tour. The tour guide described everything in detail. I was fully engaged in his descriptions which matched with the location visited. In addition, the boat was clean and well maintained.
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Landmark tour
Kristen_H
, Aug 2021
See the Statue of Liberty and the skyline. Also hearing the history and stories behind the landmarks was very interesting.
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August trip
Kristine_P
, Aug 2021
I'm a New Yorker but hadn't taken this cruise until yesterday with friends and our kids. The boat was clean with plenty of seats. The captain/tour guide did very well at pointing out all the important sites and landmarks. He forgot about the plane that landed in the Hudson but at least remembered on the return. The only critique was his voice really needed more volume. Between the boat engine noises and helicopters it was hard to hear him sometimes and key information was missed. Snacks were of course way overpriced.. Overall a very nice experience though.
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