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!
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.
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.
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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
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
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
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