Tours and Tickets by Circle Line Cruises
Circle Line: Complete Manhattan Island Cruise
Cruise all the way around Manhattan Island on a guided boat tour that takes in every angle of New York City’s iconic waterfront. Traveling by boat means unobstructed views of the Manhattan skyline, the Brooklyn Bridge, and the Statue of Liberty—ideal for snapping memorable photographs. With live narration throughout the cruise, learn about the Big Apple while passing all five of New York’s boroughs.
2 hours 30 minutes
New York City Explorer Pass
Explore your favorite NYC attractions for one low price with this New York City Explorer Pass. Choose how many attractions you want to visit—up to 10—and enjoy visits to landmarks like the Statue of Liberty and Top of the Rock Observatory, and activities such as a Madison Square Garden tour or Brooklyn bike tour. Sightsee the city with ease during a hop-on hop-off bus tour, or choose a sightseeing cruise. All passes are valid for one year from the purchase date and are activated after your first visit. Your pas is then valid for 30 days and/or the remaining number of attraction choices purchased.
Circle Line: NYC Liberty Cruise
Enjoy unobstructed views of the New York City skyline on this Hudson River cruise to the Statue of Liberty, a great overview of top NYC sights in Midtown and Lower Manhattan. Leave from a Midtown pier, and snap classic photos of Manhattan, One World Trade Center, Empire State Building, and Ellis Island. On this one tour, avoid the hassle of booking separate tours and transit to each destination.
New York City Harbor Lights Cruise
As twilight descends over New York City, take in the lights of the Manhattan skyline from a boat on this evening harbor cruise. Listen to live commentary on the harbor’s sights—including One World Trade Center, the Statue of Liberty, and the Chrysler Building—as you gear up for a night on the town. Book ahead to guarantee your spot on this popular evening outing.
New York City Landmarks Circle Line Cruise
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 premier seating, skip-the-line privileges, access to exclusive VIP areas and more.
1 hour 30 minutes
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On our first trip to New York, a one hour trip with Circle Line Cruises was included. This was a fantastic experience and I would thoroughly recommend to all, young and old. The boat is a good size with loads of seats. We chose to sit upstairs on the open deck which was very…
SCAM/HARASSMENT/IMPERSONATORS- Men in RED sports jackets posted around parameter told us the boats would only be leaving from THEIR PORT and that the Battery Park tickets needed to be booked months in advance. The port they leave from is OVER A MILE AWAY and the boat wouldn’t…
Great trip entertaining guide - you get to see statue of liberty without having to diembark (guide said bookings for going inside need to be made 2-3 months in advance. Reson for dropping to 2 is the concession photos. If you have any sense do not get them to take your photo.…
A very worthwhile cruise. The Tour Guide was very knowledgable and funny. NYC has an iconic skyline, and the guide was able to point out and elaborate on the many points of interest. This was 2-3 hours very well spent. Choice of open upper deck or enclosed lower deck. Drinks…
My husband I took this boat ride for 1.5 hour, Landmark cruise. It was a nice trip around all the landmarks.. definitely worth looking into!!
Response from Jade H, Public Relations Manager at Circle Line Cruises
Responded Mar 1, 2020
Thank you for joining us on board the Landmarks Cruise with Circle Line. It is always wonderful to know that our guests enjoyed their experience with us. We hope to welcome you back for another cruise in the future! Best Regards, Jessica W.