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Our Lion Chariot pedicabs offer an easy and enjoyable way to tour the impressive campus of Penn State University and downtown State College. Penn State campus tours include views of The Lion Shrine, Beaver stadium, Arboretum, Creamery and many other...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
State College, PA 16802
+1 814-404-2782
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Todd of Vamos! Lion Chariot couldn't have made my mom's first visit to campus more memorable!! He was polite, informative, fun, patient, and beyond awesome!!! Although I planned this tour to make it more comfortable for my mom to visit campus and see all the...More

Thank N9828NBdonnam
ToddM1869, Manager at Vamos! Lion Chariot, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks so much N9828NBdonnam for your very thoughtful review. It was my sincere pleasure showing the 3 generations of your family the beautiful Penn State campus. Take care and hope to see you again soon! - Todd

Reviewed July 21, 2018

This was our first time to Penn State and this type of tour was a perfect way to see all the highlights in just 60 minutes! Todd was the perfect tour guide; with his knowledge of the campus, his trivia and a bit of humor...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Alumni of PSU with a son in the SummerLEAP. Brought my elderly parents for a weekday trip to U Park, I knew they could not walk the campus. This was beyond the perfect way for the 3 of us to enjoy the campus environment, reminisce,...More

Thank lulumank
Todd M, Manager at Vamos! Lion Chariot, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thanks lulumank for your over the top kind comments. It was my pleasure to show you and your parents around campus. Enjoyed hearing your Penn State story as well. Stay in touch! We Are!!

Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Dad celebrated his 90th birthday in State College. Dinner at Carnegie Inn, a visit to Boalsburg military museum and a ride on Vamos Lion Chariot. Guess what his favorite was? We choose Vamos Lion Chariot as a good way for Dad to enjoy a tour...More

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Todd M, Manager at Vamos! Lion Chariot, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2018

Thanks EHarter for your very kind words. What a great family you have. We were honored you chose our Penn State pedicab tour as parts of Dad's special weekend. Anchors away!

Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Getting the grandparents up to visit their grandkids at Penn State was easy. Grandparents touring campus turned out to be just as easy thanks to Vamos! Lion Chariot! Todd was a great tour guide helping us to experience all the sights and landmarks on the...More

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Todd M, Manager at Vamos! Lion Chariot, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2017

Thanks very much PhilaDanb for your kind words. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 18, 2017

The Lion Chariot is a lot of fun. We saw them at the Organic Farm Fest at the Grange Fairgrounds in Centre Hall. Enjoy a ride in a pedalcycle. Take in the sights.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Recently was in State College for a concert and decided to make a day of it and tour the beautiful Penn State campus. Came upon Vamos Lion Chariot on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a try. My family 2 adults and three kids...More

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Todd M, Manager at Vamos! Lion Chariot, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2017

Hey Roy. Muchas gracias for your very kind words. Brian and I really enjoyed showing you and your family the Penn State sights! Next time we will definitely get you that Tavern discount ;) Peace.

Reviewed March 14, 2017

Vamos Lion Chariot is a great way to see the Penn State campus and down town State College. "Drivers" are knowledgeable about the area. Thoroughly enjoyed our ride!

Thank Betsey H
Todd M, General Manager at Vamos! Lion Chariot, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2017

Thanks Betsey H. Appreciate the very kind words about our business! Hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed March 13, 2017

Awesome ride in State College. Todd and the crew are 100% friendly. Worth the experience and make sure you tip well! They are worth it.

Thank Russell B
Todd M, General Manager at Vamos! Lion Chariot, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2017

Hi Russell, Appreciate the feedback!! Your kind words are "music" to our ears!! Todd

Reviewed March 3, 2017

The guy who peddles this thing around town is great. He offers a fun experience and is very knowledgeable about the area. If you want to get somewhere fast, likely this is not the way to do it. But if you looking for a bit...More

Thank Akamum
Todd M, General Manager at Vamos! Lion Chariot, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 2017

So glad you enjoyed your Lion Chariot experience. Hope to see you again soon!!

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