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Address: Pier 83 - W 42nd St and 12th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-8004
Phone Number: +1 212-563-3200
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Description: Today, Circle Line is the only cruise line dedicated exclusively to...
Today, Circle Line is the only cruise line dedicated exclusively to sightseeing, with vessels made of steel and over-sized glass windows that offer magnificent views of the Manhattan skyline, all year round. Owned and operated by New York Cruise Lines Inc., New York's oldest and largest provider of scheduled and chartered sightseeing and special event cruises, Circle Line is recognized as one of the most famous boat rides in the world. Sightseeing Tour Options: All Circle Line vessels offer first-class service, the best viewing opportunities and an entertaining, informative tour given by professional guides. Best of NYC Cruise - Take in over 101 city sights by water, including the Intrepid, Yankee Stadium, the Cloisters and a magnificent close-up of the Statue of Liberty. Landmark Cruise- Witness magnificent views of the world's premier skyline and such sights as the Empire State Building, Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Liberty Cruise - The fastest and best way to see the Statue of Liberty! Sail down the Hudson River to the Statue of Liberty and back, and view Ellis Island, the rising Freedom Tower and the World Financial Center, along the way. Harbor Lights Cruise - For something a bit more romantic, sail the same route as the Landmark Cruise while the sun sets and the skyline comes alive. The Beast Speedboat Ride - The Beast leaves all others in its wake as the Captain takes this custom-built 70-foot offshore racing powerboat up to 45 mph on a ride down to the Statue of Liberty. Circle Line looks forward to introducing you to New York.
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$30*
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Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise
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Circle Line: Harbor Lights Night Cruise
$135*
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Circle Line: 4th of July Evening Cruise

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I loved it so much it was the best experience I have ever had the views where amazing the speaker was great

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

I loved it so much it was the best experience I have ever had the views where amazing the speaker was great

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

wish we got on earlier to get a better seat . but it was fine with great friends! The narrator was good and the beer cold! bathrooms were clean.

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Toronto, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We went on the "Best of NewYork" tour and absolutely loved it. We got to see a whole other side of the city as well as all the main tourist attractions in the span of a few hours. The guide was a perfect combination of knowledgeable and funny and it made for a great experience. I would recommend bringing sunscreen... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Perfect cruise to take to see all of Manhatten. Had a very informative tour guide and enjoyed every bit of it!!! My next one will be the Statue of Liberty cruise.

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Beckley, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

My husband, two friends, and myself went on your cruise May 21, 2015. We enjoyed the whole experience and would definitely do it again.

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New Milford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

90 minutes is just right amount of time for CL. Plenty of seats for the 1 pm boat ride. I would definitely go again next year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

It was the last night of our 3 night whirlwind trip, and the 6 of us set out for the Harbor Lights cruise - lucky for us, there was a cross-town bus just around the corner that dropped us right in front of Pier 83! We got our tickets early, tolerated the photo op, and found our seats on the... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

I have lived here > 25 years; I have 500 books on NYC history and have given tours for years. I generally take Circle Line tours and wear headphones. Today was a nice adventure

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

To make the most of it everyone needs to listen. Headphones would really enhance this trip for those that want the history. I noticed my young children got a lot more out of the sightseeing bus b/c of headphones.I hope CL will offer in the future. They can ask people to quiet down but with the wind and engines, it's... More 

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Binghamton, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We had a wonderful time. Only drawback was when we were sitting close to the rails and had to breathe the obnoxious fumes from the boat. Second time doing the harbor lights cruise. Could start out at 7:30 or 8 to see the city lights against a dark night.

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