Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises NYC


Full Island, Semi-Circle, Liberty Cruises, Harbor Lights, THE BEAST Speedboat


Climate-controlled indoor areas, open decks, cafes, restrooms, Wi-Fi


Circle Line strives to make their cruises accessible to all. Their vessels feature elevators and designated areas for wheelchairs.

Set sail around NYC with Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises!
Explore iconic landmarks from a unique perspective and enjoy narrated tours with breathtaking city views.


12th Avenue, New York, New York, 10036

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Getting There

Cruises set sail from Pier 83 in the Hudson River Park, easily accessible by subway or taxi.


12th Avenue, New York, New York, 10036

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About Circle Line

Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises is a well-established company offering iconic boat tours of New York City. They’ve been operating for over 75 years, showcasing the city’s stunning skyline and landmarks from a unique perspective.

Unforgettable Cruises for Everyone
  • Sightseeing Tours: Embark on narrated tours that provide historical insights and point out must-see attractions. Choose from various cruise lengths, depending on how much of the city you want to see.
  • Landmark Cruises: Get up close to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, while enjoying incredible views of downtown Manhattan and the Brooklyn Bridge.
  • Best of NYC Cruise: This signature 2.5-hour tour circumnavigates Manhattan Island, offering a panoramic perspective of over 130 landmarks, including the George Washington Bridge, Yankee Stadium, and the United Nations Headquarters.
Why Choose Circle Line
  • Comfort and Convenience: Enjoy spacious indoor seating with climate control or open-air decks for fresh air and exceptional photo opportunities. Their boats feature public restrooms, a snack bar with refreshments, and complimentary Wi-Fi.
  • Expert Guides: Learn about the city’s rich history and captivating stories from their professional tour guides.
  • Variety of Cruises: Circle Line caters to different interests and time constraints. Choose from express cruises to the Statue of Liberty or take a leisurely tour around Manhattan.
  • Highly Rated: Consistently praised by visitors, Circle Line boasts the title of “America’s Favorite Boat Ride.”

Choose Your Circle Line Cruise

Circle Line provides a fantastic way to experience New York City’s magic from the water. Breathe in the fresh air, admire the iconic skyline, and gain a new appreciation for this vibrant metropolis.