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Circle Line Downtown

89 South St, Pier 16, New York City, NY 10038-3519
212.630.8159
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Seasonal specialty, narrated harbor cruises aboard the 3 level Zephyr yacht. Explore the NY Harbor, Statue of Liberty and more. Thrilling speedboat rides aboard SHARK.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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89 South St, Pier 16, New York City, NY 10038-3519
Financial District
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked the Premium 4th of July Cruise and these are my comments: 1). Boarding was incredibly disorganized and very slow for no discernible reason—minus 1 star; 2). Food was of very poor quality for the additional $50 and was neither festive nor classic 4th of...More

Thank hmd2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to see the Statue of Liberty and the Brooklyn bridge with minimal fuss, then this is a great little cruise. We got some great pictures. Our tour guide was amusing.

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The best thing about Circle line is the tour guides. they're friendly and informative and treat people well. The rest of the staff associated with Circle line is less hospitable. The people at the ticket counter are some what lazy and in helpful. The actual...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Taken a few first timers to NYC and this is one of the most efficient ways to see the city. You will kill a whole day actually going to Liberty Island or doing one of those bus tours. The hour on Liberty express gets you...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

1 hour out & back past the Statue of Liberty & under the Brooklyn Bridge. Perfect wham/bam get you what you want for not a lot of time or money invested. Generous Military Discount given at the window for all you vets out there. Ask...More

Thank Rich807
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Cannot fault this cruise. It leaves from and returns to pier 16, downtown. It lasts about an hour and takes you around the island, down past New Jersey, Ellis Island and Staten Island. We were so lucky with the weather on the day of our...More

Thank NiaCollymore
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Well even when it was over90 degrees we were very happy with the option of going on the Hudson for boat ride with the breeze. To top it off the narration was informative and able to be heard clearly above the wind Excellent service and...More

Thank Fournija
Reviewed 13 July 2016

It was an enjoyable 90 minutes and good closeups of the Statute of Liberty and Ellis Island. The commentary was informative and lively. Just the right amount of time. The only objections was the beverage offerings were VERY limited. Considering they were for purchase the...More

Thank Carole K
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My sister and I took this cruise after we bought the Groupon. The ride was very comfortable, but there are hundreds of people on board. We got super lucky finding the perfect seat (I would recommend sitting on the top level, open-air in front of...More

2  Thank Aprilacm
Reviewed 5 May 2016

We took the Zephyr cruise to see the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. The tour covers the major points of interest and there is a guide who gives you information about all of the points. When you get to the Statue of Liberty it...More

1  Thank DelonghiUK
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Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
...More
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