The SHARK Speedboat Thrill Ride
Inside Scoop: The SHARK
From May through the summer months, Circle Line Downtown offers The SHARK Speedboat Thrill Ride.
This heart-pounding, white-knuckle 30-minute speedboat adventure captures the excitement and energy of the city as it roars around the harbor in a shower of waves! A great trip for thrill-seeking students, corporate groups and those with the need for speed! This thrill-ride is a full-fledged adventure featuring music, a guided tour, and plenty of excitement.
Breeze by the Statue of Liberty, stop for a photo op and zip by again to catch once-in-a-lifetime views of famed landmarks including the historic Battery Park, the World Financial Center and Ellis Island, the gateway to America for millions of immigrants.
Music and fun interactive crews enhance the entire jaw-dropping experience.
• Passengers must be 40" tall to ride.
• Children must be able to sit in their own seats.
• The SHARK is not recommended for pregnant women.
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The SHARK Testimonials
"Just got back from a great day in New York City with my granddaughter. The high point was the Shark, a terrific 30 minute high speed boat ride along lower Manhattan. Between the adrenaline rush, great views and a fun crew, what more can you ask for. This is the 3rd time I've taken the Shark and have never been disappointed. Looking for some "Fun in the City", give the Shark a try. As for me I'm already looking forward with my family to our next trip."-Sunflowerdays, TripAdvisor
"On a burning hot day, this is wonderful! Fast speed forward, over the Hudson, is refreshing and fun! Wonderful picture places and very speedy! In 30 minutes you have seen the best spots. If you don't have much time and you want to see Miss Liberty at her best, take the Shark."-Chantal Kortmann, TripAdvisor