Central Park Walking Tour - New York City

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    1pm
  • Departure Details :
    Pulitzer Fountain, opposite the Plaza Hotel
  • Return Details :
    Columbus Circle
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Central Park is New York Citys crown jewel. On this vigorous 3-hour walking tour, start at the southeast corner, walk up to the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir, and end at Columbus Circle.Sights seen include Belvedere Castle and Strawberry Fields, The Dakota, Bethesda Terrace, Cleopatras Needle and Literary Walk.

Highlights

  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Led by a local guide
  • Excellent value for money
  • Get inside tips from a local

Know More about this tour

Central Park is New York Citys crown jewel. What a brilliant idea it was to create this green oasis in the middle of an expanding city, full of hustle and bustle.This rectangular park covers 843 acres. On this vigorous walking tour you will see the sights of Central Park as you have never seen them before.
Visit the secluded Shakespeare Garden, the Swedish Cottage, and popular Strawberry Fields, the tribute to John Lennon. You will see The Dakota, the nearby apartment building where John Lennon lived. See the Central Park Lake and the Ramble, and climb up toBelvedere Castle for sweeping views of the park; the monument to a king stands nearby.
See the oldest man-made object in the park. Literary Walk is a lovely spot. The Mall, a quarter-mile long promenade lined with brilliant American Elm trees, ends with the excitement and beauty of Bethesda Terrace.

Find out what the connection is between the Sheep Meadow and Tavern on the Green, the finish line for the New york city Marathon. The tour ends on the southwest corner of the park, at the USS Maine Memorial Monument in Columbus Circle.

Inclusions

  • Local guide

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

This is a vigorous walking tour, and you're on your feet for 3 hours. There are many inclines throughout the route, and three separate sets of steps to navigate

Should the weather interfere with this outdoor walking tour, its replacement is the Subway Art Tour

Not recommended for participants with back problems

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

Not recommended for participants in wheelchairs or with baby strollers, we navigate several flights of steps, plus there are many inclines throughout the route

Not recommended for families with children below the age of 13

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required