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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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$40*
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Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise
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$35*
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Circle Line: Harbor Lights Night Cruise
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$29*
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Circle Line: Beast Speedboat Ride

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The Circle Line Cruise was a great way to see Manhattan. The cruise was well run, and had everything you might need to have a comfortable sight seeing event. They even have a bar... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The Circle Line Cruise was a great way to see Manhattan. The cruise was well run, and had everything you might need to have a comfortable sight seeing event. They even have a bar for adult beverages. The views are spectacular, and perfect for any kind of photo taking, from the professional to those using only a cellphone. It's conveniently... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Recently did a Circle Line tour with my Mom and niece, ages ranging from 13 to 70. We all had a terrific time! Great views of Manhattan & the surrounding boroughs. We did the Premium service, which was totally worth the upgrade. We especially enjoyed the premium seating outside in the back of the boat, which was more comfortable and... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

If your time in New York is limited , this is THE tour to take. My wife and I had three days there , and loved the Landmark Cruise. Thanks to our fabulous tour guide, David, we Did learn a lot more than those poor people on The Beast! Next time in The Big Apple, we'll take the tour again.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The sights were great. The tour guide on the loud speaker was a bit painful and over the top. Just long enough 75 minutes with kids. My 8 year old was getting bored. Stay downstairs and go outside to the front of the boat after the boat leaves the dock. Best views and lovely and cool breeze for this hot... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Took the full tour...3 hours. Dave the guide and fountain of all New York knowledge was just brilliant. Nothing he didn't know with a fantastic sense of humour. Made for an unforgettable cruise!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The 4 of us took a harbour lights cruise and we loved every second..The sun was setting and created fantastic photo opportunities..the guide..Andy was fantastic and very knowledge and we loved hearing about his own family background and how they arrived in NYC...the harbour lights tour was just great and a very welcome break from pounding the pavements on a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Great tour guide. Very informative and entertaining. Great way to see the sites of New York especially if you've never been to the city before.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

My brother, sister in law, nephew, his wife and three kids ( twin boys - 4 Yrs old and 10 yrs old) and I, too. The views from the water are spectacular, the skyline of midtown and lower Manhattan, Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, Verazzno, Brooklyn, Williamsburg and GWB Bridges and there is more. The tour guide did... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Wonderful guide, very informative about Manhattan, rebuilding, waterfront. Wonderful views, great weather and good crowd. Not just for tourists!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

BUT I remained outside. I would be damned if I would be siting inside and missing out the opportunity to take amazing pictures ... which I did but I needed a hot shower afterwards. Our host, unfortunately I forgot his name, was stunning with his knowledge, charme and little side blows.

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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
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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