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“Beautiful Park -- Peaceful yet busy” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Central Park

Central Park
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US$60.00*
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Private Central Park Bike Tour with Professional Photoshoot
Ranked #1 of 1,056 things to do in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: For more than 150 years, visitors have flocked to Central Park's 843 green acres in the heart of Manhattan. Since 1980, the Park has been managed by the Central Park Conservancy, in partnership with the public. Central Park is open 6 am to 1 am daily. Visit the official website of Central Park to learn more about Park happenings and activities and to learn how you to help Central Park!
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
North Olmsted, OH
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Beautiful Park -- Peaceful yet busy”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2012

We took a 1 hour carriage ride through the park. People are everywhere, but it still felt peaceful and restful. It's a wonderful park

Visited April 2012
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Carmel, IN
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“A Ride in the Park”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2012

Our group rented 2 pedicabs for a one-hour tour through Central Park. The drivers offered us a half-price deal since we needed 2 bikes to accommodate our group of 5. (Each bike holds 2-3 people) We thoroughly enjoyed our tour through Central Park with stops at the most popular spots. We were able to get out, take pictures, walk around and get back on the pedicab. A wonderful way to see Central Park, if you are in a hurry and can't spend the whole day walking around.

Visited April 2012
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NYC
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Urban wildlife”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2012

Spend a whole day exploring the entire stretch of Olmstead's wonderful gift to the city. Popular places are at the entry at 5th & 59th, Bethesda Fountain, and Strawberry Fields at Central Park West around the W 72nd St. entrance. More fun are The Rambles and up at the Harlem Meir. Look for owls, a few red tail hawks, plenty of squirrels, and people - great people watching.

Visited March 2012
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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Spent a beautiful April day with the family”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2012

When the sun is shinging, there is no better place to spend time with the family. We were visiting from Dublin, Irelan, and the kids loved it - endless hours spent climbing over the rocks!

Visited April 2012
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Townsville, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
“An oasis in the middle of a concrete jungle!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2012

Absolutely loved this place, wish I could have spent more time there! So beautifully done, very peaceful, you would never know you were in the middle of such a huge city!! Magical!

Visited March 2012
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