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Central Park Horse Tours

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Expensive for the amount of time given, but a very pleasant experience.

We joined a horse named Valentino, and his driver who gave us a very pleasant 20 minute tour of one... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Dani G
Great experience

We booked the short carriage ride around Central Park via Tripadvisor before we left the UK... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Peter H
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  • Average16%
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18 Feb 2017
“More than I could have asked for”
21 Sep 2015
“Everyone should do it”
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Central Park Horse Tour is must on things to do in New York City during your visit. During your tour, through historic Central Park, your guide will recount the vibrant tale of the city's exquisite history with almost four hundred years of...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
620 West 54 Ave, New York City, NY 10019
Midtown
Website
+1 212-247-4859
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

The short carriage ride does not show you enough of the park, so we booked the 45 minute ride, but it is so expensive. But we really did enjoy it. A good tip is that you pay the same price for the ride for 1,2,3,or...More

Thank mike l
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We joined a horse named Valentino, and his driver who gave us a very pleasant 20 minute tour of one corner of Central Park, past the Plaza hotel, the Carousel, the midway and the pond. The driver was very knowledgeable and told us a lot...More

Thank Dani G
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We booked the short carriage ride around Central Park via Tripadvisor before we left the UK. Although the ride was short (around 20 minutes), it was very enjoyable and our driver/guide gave us some information about the area. Central Park covers such a massive area...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We enjoyed our short ride round some of Central Park. The driver was lovely and gave us plenty of information; his horse was well cared for and we had quite a long discussion about how the drivers choose and train their horses to cope with...More

3  Thank Merrowmum
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

We started exploring Central Park on foot before realising how vast it is, then opting for a horse and carriage ride. Amazing and unforgettable experience. The driver was very knowledgeable and took some amazing photographs for us.

2  Thank Bex1204
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I always feel badly for these animals. Having to trot all day long amongst honking cars and crowds. They don't belong in the city, and while I know they've been a staple of Central Park for ages, I'd still suggest riding a bike or walking...More

1  Thank mrsgfaz
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We went on a 30 minute tour. The more questions I asked our wonderful driver the more interesting the ride. Our drive spent 2 1/2 hours with us and even gave us a tour of the stables. I understand this doesn't happen to everyone but...More

Thank Vicki S
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Visited Central Park and decided to have a tour in horse and carriage which was a welcome rest for our legs after walking around the city. The tour was a great way to visit the park, our tour guide was great, he pointed out all...More

Thank DoubleExpresso
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We took a 50 minute ride through Central Park in a horse-drawn carriage. What a wonderful experience. The driver was very polite, courteous and knowledgeable. Our 11 yr old daughter loved the horse, Murphy (same name as her puppy!) They had tours of 30 min...More

2  Thank Timst1956
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

I was unsure about the ride as I thought it may be tacky but my husband persuaded me and I'm pleased he did. It was good value for money and a fantastic way to see the whole park. The guide was very knowledgable and pointed...More

Thank Ashleigh B
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
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