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New York City: Highlights of Central Park Bike Tour

1. New York City: Highlights of Central Park Bike Tour

Explore the world famous Central Park with an expert. The Guided Bike Tour of Central Park is a must for visitors and native New Yorkers alike. Your fantastic licensed NYC tour guide will ensure that you won’t miss a single historical monument, patch of stunning foliage, famous sight, or hidden gem within this iconic park.   The moderately paced tour is perfect for riders of any skill level, and there are plenty of stops for pictures, questions, or in-depth information about the park. You'll be able to get the most out of your experience since the group sizes are always small. On this tour, you’ll see sights such as: ● Strawberry Fields and the Imagine Mosaic, both tributes to John Lennon ● Bethesda Fountain ● Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir ● Belvedere Castle ● Shakespeare Garden ● And much more...

New York City: Private Central Park Pedicab Tour

2. New York City: Private Central Park Pedicab Tour

One of New York City's most celebrated sights, Central Park, is a vast green space plum in the heart of Manhattan. With this private pedicab tour you are guaranteed to see more of this oasis than possible on foot. As you travel you will be regaled in stories of the park's highlights, such as the Bethesda Fountain and Strawberry Fields, John Lennon's memorial. You knowledgable guide is bound to provide you with extra information you might miss if you were doing it alone. There will be more than fifty highlights throughout this experience, which include historical landmarks, movie locations, celebrity apartments, and much more. At the conclusion of your tour, you will be dropped off at either the Rockefeller Center, Times Square, or the Fifth Avenue Shops.

New York City: Central Park Guided Pedicab Tour

3. New York City: Central Park Guided Pedicab Tour

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of New York City with a private pedicab tour in Central Park. Be accompanied by a professional photographer to capture your experience as you visit the highlights of the park including Strawberry Fields, the Dakota Building, Bow Bridge, and Pilgrim Hill. Meet your guide and set off on your exploration of New York's iconic Central Park. Learn more about the history of this green oasis amongst the towering skyscrapers of Manhattan from your guide, as well as some fascinating facts. Head to the Bethesda Fountain, which is amongst the most recognizable features of the park, most notably from the movie Home Alone 2. Ride across the Bow Bridge and arrive at Strawberry Fields, located across from the Dakota Building. Explore this 2.5-acre landscaped area dedicated to John Lennon. For movie lovers, be sure to keep an eye out in the many areas of the park featured in some of the biggest Hollywood productions and popular TV series. See the bridge from the modern Christmas classic Elf, as well as the remote control boats from Stuart Little.  Throughout your adventure, a professional photographer will be on hand to capture your journey, with numerous photo opportunities at the famous spots you will see.

NYC: Central Park Pedicab Highlights Tour

4. NYC: Central Park Pedicab Highlights Tour

Travel by Pedicab and enjoy a personally customized tour that ensures you experience the true beauty of the world's most famous urban park. Your 1hr. Central Park experience covers the middle and southern part of Central Park and you'll have the choice of making 2 to 3 stops along the way. Popular stops include the Bethesda Terrace & Fountain, Cherry Hill Fountain (Aka. the 'Friends' fountain), the Boat Pond, the Bow Bridge, the Lake, Strawberry Fields & the Dakota building. 2Hr. Pedicab Tours will go further up in distance with additional stops at Alice in Woderland statue, the Castle, Shakespeare Garden & the Reservoir. All stops are optional however some stops are definitely recommended and we'll be sure to mention those. There will be time to stop for short walks, stretching and taking photos, however you will be on the pedicab most of the time for your relaxation and comfort.

New York City: Central Park Private Pedicab Tour

5. New York City: Central Park Private Pedicab Tour

Choose between a 1-hour or 2-hour tour of Central Park by Pedicab 1-Hour Tour (half of the park) If you would like to get familiar with the basic places of interest in Central Park, take a ride on a 1-hour pedicab tour through New York City's famous park. Visit Strawberry Fields, the Dakota Building, Cherry Hill, the Bethesda Fountain, Bow Bridge, Summer Stage, Sheep Meadow, Tavern on Green, and more. You'll see it all! No matter what season, you will be taken on a dreamlike ride in one of the world’s most celebrated landscapes, filled with authentic New York culture and architectural splendor. Along the way, your guide will inform you about the history and significance of the various sights you pass. 2-Hour Tour (whole park) (2-hour tours are not possible in winter time because of cold temperatures.) See the sights of New York’s Central Park on a unique 2-hour pedicab tour. Your tour guide will show you the sights of Central Park and tell you about its history as you travel at a leisurely pace. There are 5 stops on the 2-hour tour. Each stop is around 5-7 minutes, where you walk to see the sights up close. Some of the sights you’ll see on your 2-hour pedicab tour include: Strawberry Fields The Dakota Cherry Hill Bethesda Fountain Bow Bridge SummerStage Sheep Meadow Tavern on Green The Reservoir Alice in Wonderland The Great Lawn Delacorte Theater Metropolitan Museum of Art The Obelisk The Boathouse Turtle Pond American Museum of Natural History San Remo Belvedere Castle

Central Park Film Spots Pedicab Tour

6. Central Park Film Spots Pedicab Tour

Central Park tours are fun, but nothing beats the exhilarating pleasure of exploring and enjoying the world’s most famous urban park from the comfort of a Pedicab and with the help of an experienced tour guides. NYC Park Tours™ offers the most exciting Central Park Pedicab tours in all of New York customized just for you. Our Central Park Pedicab tour is a favorite for tourists and locals alike, which is why we are the most preferred tour company when looking for an unforgettable central park Pedicab guided tour experience in New York. Your Central Park Pedicab Guided tour covers the southern and middle area of this iconic park, which means you’ll get to see 60 famous attractions and big stops like including the Bethesda Terrace and Fountain, the Mall, the Dakota Building, the Bow Bridge, the Boathouse, Cherry Hill Fountain, the Museum of Natural History, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields. Turtle Pond, Shakespeare Garden, the Belvedere Castle

NYC: Guided Central Park Bike Tour in English or German

7. NYC: Guided Central Park Bike Tour in English or German

Explore Central Park in a unique and fun way with a 2-hour guided bike tour. This trip will take you through the park faster than by foot, thereby giving you more opportunity to see all the sights. With a top-notch guide leading the way, you will not only be shown a comprehensive look of the park, but also given the opportunity for a customized tour that ensures you see all the spots you want to. From Bethesda Fountain to Strawberry Fields to the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir, you will see it all. Your guide will also lead the group to visit lesser-known sights like Cleopatra's Needle, Sheep Meadow, and the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theater.

New York: Romantic photoshoot for couples

8. New York: Romantic photoshoot for couples

Have you ever realised how many of the photos taken with your loved ones are casual snapshots or selfies, not doing justice to the moments and memories shared with them? If you’re looking for a unique experience, getting ready to propose, or just celebrating this special day with your loved one - this private photoshoot is the perfect way to make this Valentine’s Day unforgettable. Your photographer will meet you at the prearranged meeting location and skilfully guide you through the photoshoot. With a local knowledge of the city's secret corners, they'll expertly guide you to spots that will make your photos truly extraordinary. With their guidance, you'll be surprised at how comfortable and confident you can be in front of the camera. You will receive your beautifully edited photos in a digital gallery link within just 48 hours to your phone. Easily share them with friends, family, and followers online, or print as many copies as you want to decorate your home with memories. Book your photoshoot now and let's turn your love story into professionally curated, high-quality photos that you will keep for a lifetime. Our photographers will select the best photos for your purchased package. If you fall in love with more moments than expected, extra photos will be available for purchase.

Central Park Pedicab Tours

9. Central Park Pedicab Tours

Our tours are all personally customized to ensure you experience the magnificence of the world's most famous urban park in exactly the way you want. 1 hour covers the SouthEnd and Mid Park, great overview of the park, 3 stops, meanwhile the 2 hours is the largest loop of our tours and covers all the main features of the Park, Central Park 'Spectacular' is a customized offer we have several stops a long the way. Popular stops includes the Great Lawn, the Shakespeare Garden, the Belvedere Castle, Turtle Pond, the Bethesda Terrace and Fountain, Cherry Hill Fountain, Alice in Wonderland, The Boat Pond, The Bow Bridge, The Lake, Loeb Boathouse, Tavern on the Green, Strawberry Fields, and the Dakota building. All stops are optional however some stops are definitely recommended and we'll be sure to mention those. We do stop for short walks, stretching, and taking photos however you will be on the pedicab most of the time for your comfort.

Central Park Walking Tour

10. Central Park Walking Tour

Central Park gives you a feeling you can only find in New York City. It’s the feeling of being lost in acres of stunning parkland – but without leaving the concrete jungle of the world’s biggest city! On this tour, you can experience the best that Central Park has to offer. Experienced guides will share their wisdom of the famous landscape with you. Do you think you can guess how much Central Park’s real estate value is worth today? Can you find Shakespeare’s Garden? Where does the only straight path in Central Park lead? This guided tour will answer all of those questions and many more. On this tour, you will learn that Central Park is home to some of New York City’s best kept secrets. You’ll see statues of historical figures, writers and children’s book characters along with picturesque iconic bridges. You can even replay your favourite Central Park movie scene! The idea of this tour is to give you the same experience that New Yorkers have when they step out of the concrete jungle and into the natural surroundings of this wonderful park.

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What people are saying about Shakespeare Garden, New York City

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4.6
(206 reviews)

Our guide, Max, was great! We saw so many landmarks in Central Park and he kindly took our photos during the stops. Highly recommended if you are wanting to get an overview of Central Park in an efficient manner.

Moni was an excellent tour guide. He had lots of great information and we had a really enjoyable tour.

No better way to see the majority of Central Park and learn interesting facts along the way.

Johnny Cash was the best pedicab tour guide through Central Park!!!

the tour guide made it more entertaining and full of knowledge