Highlights of Central Park Walking Tour

activities / Guided tours

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Highlights of Central Park Walking Tour information and booking

from
$24
Duration
2 hours
Departs from
Two blocks from Central Park South between 5th and 6th Avenue
Returns to
Returns to original departure point
Time of departure
9am
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Tour description provided by Viator

Visit Central Park’s popular and hidden spots on this guided walking tour, giving you an in-depth experience of this celebrated New York City attraction. On your easy 2-hour stroll, learn about the park’s interesting history and design and stop at famous movie locations including the Wollman Rink, Boathouse Café, Central Park Mall and Bethesda Fountain.
This small-group tour is limited to 25 people, ensuring a more personalized experience.
At your selected tour time, meet your guide just a few blocks from Central Park to begin your tour. From there, set off through the massive 843-acre (341-hectare) park on an easy 2-hour walking tour, stopping at several must-see and off-the-grid locales.
Enjoy views of charming fountains, monuments, sculptures, bridges and ponds as you navigate winding passageways and learn about the park’s interesting history, design and architecture. You’ll discover how the park, built in 1857, has become the country’s most-visited urban park.
Along the way, stop at several filming locations including the Wollman Rink from Love Story and Serendipity, the Dakota Building where Mia Farrow lives in Rosemary’s Baby, Tavern on the Green from Ghostbusters and Wall Street and the Bethesda Fountain from Enchanted and Gossip Girl.
You’ll also stop by The Bandshell from Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Boathouse Café from When Harry Met Sally and Sex and the City, and the Central Park Mall from Vanilla Sky and Big Daddy, to name a few.

What's included

  • Professional guide

What isn't included

  • Hotel pick and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)