- Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
- Fully narrated tour
- Choice of morning or afternoon departure
In addition to the live tour guide narration in English, recorded narration is available in seven languages: French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Mandarin and English via free app download. Instructions provided on voucher.
Choose to upgrade to premier seating which offers skip-the-line privileges, an exclusive inside area and outdoor patio area onboard, water, and dedicated wait service. In the summer opt for the VIP package upgrade that includes a $25 voucher to North River Lobster located on nearby Pier 83 or if your looking for a little bit of an adventure choose the upgrade option that includes a 30-minute kayak rental and 1-hour bike rental.
See the itinerary section for more details on each upgrade option.
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November 2016-April 28 2017: 12:00pm
April 29-Sept 4 2017: 10:00am, 12:00pm and 1:30pm
Sept 5-Oct 29 2017: 10:00am and 1:30pm
Oct 30-March 2018: 12:00pm
VIP Package: April - October
Adventure Package: June - September
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Manhattan Island Cruise
2.5-hour Circle Line cruise around Manhattan Island. Sail under the Brooklyn Bridge, through 5 boroughs and see over 25 world-renowned landmarks including the Statue of Liberty.
Cruise + Premier Seating
2.5-hour Circle Line cruise around Manhattan Island plus Premier Seating, Skip-the-line privileges, exclusive inside area, outdoor patio area onboard, water, dedicated wait service.
Cruise + VIP Package
2.5-hour Circle Line cruise, Premier Seating, plus $25 voucher for the North River Lobster Company, floating lobster shack located at neighboring Pier 83. Available April - October only.
Cruise + Adventure Package
2.5-hour Circle Line cruise, 30-minute kayak rental and 1-hour bike rental. Available June-September only.
Circumnavigate Manhattan Island
- 2.5 hour Sightseeing Cruise
- Live narration by Circle Line’s world famous guides (in English)
- Recorded narration in seven languages available via free app download
- Free Wi-Fi on board
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks (available to purchase)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- For children/infants under the age of 3, please ask at the box office for an infant ticket; it is free of charge.
- Wheelchair accessible
- Please arrive 45 minutes prior to your preferred cruise departure time to allow for voucher exchange and boarding. In peak season, please arrive 1.5 hours prior to your preferred cruise departure time, although this is not a guarantee.
- Recorded narration available in seven languages: French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Mandarin and English via free app download. Instructions provided on voucher.
Cruise + Premier Seating
Put yourself in the captain's chair with first class seating, premium views, and seat service that will make you feel like you own the city! Enjoy comfortable upgraded seats, exclusive outdoor viewing area, food and beverage service from the comfort of your seat, and skip-the-line privileges to avoid long lines.
Cruise + VIP Package (Available April-October)
Premier Seating plus a $25 voucher for the North River Lobster Company, a floating lobster shack located at neighboring Pier 83. North River Lobster Company offers fresh seafood, mason jar cocktails, buckets of beer, and a raw bar in a relaxed, casual environment and is the perfect place to unwind or soak up the sun after your VIP sightseeing cruise.
Cruise + Adventure Package (Available June-September)
Includes 30-minute kayak rental and 1-hour bike rental. Bike rental includes all necessary bike equipment including helmet, chain, and basket. Bring comfortable shoes and clothes. Available daily. Kayak rental is weather permitting. Bring a camera, quick drying clothing, and water-friendly shoes. Children under 18 must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Participants must be in good health, over 5 feet tall and under 250 pounds to go on their own kayak. Available Tuesday through Sunday.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Reviewed by: Margaret M, February 2017
Fabulous boat trip around Manhattan island 2hrs 30 stop by Statue of Liberty and all around Manhattan the views of New York where wonderful highly recommended
Reviewed by: Adrian M, February 2017
one of the highlights of our trip
great way to get another view of the city and definitely a more relaxed one
food was ok but not great...premium ticket ment not waiting in line ...nice and better views...even better
upgrade was worth it even on a slow day
selfie nuts were out in force even hear but other than that loved it