We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Save

Circle Line: New York Landmarks Cruise

Highlights
  • Live narration from a guide on this New York City cruise 
  • Recorded commentary available in six additional languages  
  • Get views of the Manhattan skyline that you’d never get from land
More
Circle Line: New York Landmarks Cruise
From USD 37.00
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Landmark CruiseMost Popular
Experience the grandeur of New York. You'll enjoy magnificent views of the world's premier skyline and have a close encounter with Lady Liberty on this 1.5 hour cruise.
USD 37.00
11:00AM VIP Package
1.5-hour Circle Line cruise, Premier Seating, Lunch at North River Lobster (nearby Pier 83) choice of Lobster Roll, Burger or Chicken plus coleslaw, chips, soft drink. Includes $10 sailing fee.
USD 82.99
3:30PM VIP Package
1.5-hour Circle Line cruise, Premier Seating, Lunch at North River Lobster (nearby Pier 83) choice of Lobster Roll, Burger or Chicken plus coleslaw, chips, soft drink. Includes $10 sailing fee.
USD 82.99
Show 2 more
Overview

Journey around New York City by water on this sightseeing cruise that takes you from the Hudson River to the East River and Brooklyn Bridge, with guided commentary along the route and views of the skyline and Lady Liberty. Upgrade to the VIP package, and get premiere seating, skip-the-line privileges, exclusive VIP areas, dedicated wait service, and lunch at North River Lobster on Pier 83.

What to Expect

Meet for your New York landmark cruise at Pier 83, arriving 45 minutes or an hour (peak season) before departure. Those with the VIP package can skip the lines.

Your boat starts in the Hudson River, traveling around Battery Park, up the East River, and by South Street Seaport. You’ll see the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, One World Trade Center’s Freedom Tower, pass under the Brooklyn Bridge, and glimpse the Empire State Building.

Learn about the history, culture, and people of New York from your guide. Non-English speakers can listen to recorded commentary in French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, or Mandarin on an app.

VIP ticket-holders can access a reserved indoor-outdoor area, with dedicated wait service, and lunch at North River Lobster.

Your tour ends back at Pier 83.

Write a ReviewReviews (185)

1 - 5 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago
Best for landmarks

I am a native New Yorker, but my daughter is not; she wanted to see our landmarks from the water. This was exactly what she expected!

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Great introduction to NY

We booked the VIP tickets for this 1.5 hour tour. This gave us a separate seating area with more comfortable seats and a member of staff who took orders for drinks and snacks and brought them to you. They also give you a free cookie...More

Thank jimbobwillis
Reviewed 1 week ago
Tony made it great

Hadn't cruised with Circle line in a couple of decades. There were 12 of us - including 7 teens (3 Yanks, 3 Brits, 1 Irish). I thought ahead to go with the premier ticket to get us up top with cozier seats, more space and...More

Thank ledzullaney
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to see NY and NJ sights

Have lived here forever and never did this cruise. Friends in from Chicago so we did it. It was great. The narrator was very knowledgeable and had some local info he added. Would recommend to anyone that wants to see a good overview of NY...More

Thank Maureen E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A relaxing way to see the lower west side and the Statue of Liberty.

We followed a trip to the Intrepid Museum with the Circle Line Landmark Cruise (1.5 hours), which leaves from Pier 78, just a 10 minute or less walk from the Intrepid. You'll spend a little less than an hour actually underway, as the ferry stops...More

Thank Brian K
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
bhoyng19
3 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Marie_Rnld | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, I don’t know at all. I went at the pier maybe 1 hour before the departure, and I had my place without problem. You can contact them thanks to their facebook page to ask. I think if you arrive early enough (45 mn... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
Travellers Also Viewed
Circle Line: Complete Manhattan...
1,284 Reviews
from USD 43.00*
Special Offer
Circle Line: NYC Liberty Cruise
332 Reviews
from USD 26.25*
USD 31.00
New York City Skyline Cruise
264 Reviews
from USD 19.00*
New York Harbor Hop-On Hop-Off Cruise
87 Reviews
from USD 36.99*
Frequently bought together
9/11 Memorial Museum Admission
605 Reviews
from USD 26.00*
Empire State Building Tickets...
2,450 Reviews
from USD 37.00*
NYC One World Observatory...
540 Reviews
from USD 34.00*
Top of the Rock Observation Deck, New...
1,824 Reviews
from USD 39.20*
Circle Line: Complete Manhattan...
1,284 Reviews
from USD 43.00*
New York City Harbor Lights Cruise
830 Reviews
from USD 40.00*
Special Offer
Circle Line: NYC Liberty Cruise
332 Reviews
from USD 26.25*
USD 31.00
Circle Line: Beast Speedboat Ride
190 Reviews
from USD 30.00*
New York City Harbor Lights Cruise
830 Reviews
from USD 40.00*
Circle Line: Complete Manhattan...
1,284 Reviews
from USD 43.00*
Manhattan Architecture Yacht Cruise
47 Reviews
from USD 78.00*
New York City Skyline Cruise
264 Reviews
from USD 19.00*