Central Park Pedicab Rickshaw Tours
Central Park Pedicab Rickshaw tours are one of the greatest ways to experience one New York City’s most inspiring combinations of architecture, landscape design and urban planning in the world.Throughout most of the year, we give people the opportunity to sit back, relax, and enjoy the beautiful sights of Central Park, without the worries of having to tire themselves out whilst following a fast paced tour guide around.
While many people do not even realize these incredible adventures are going on, many people do tend to notice the increasing amount of pedicabs floating around near the park. These are not simply tourists roaming around, but instead professionally guided tours that highlight the grandiose of Central Park.
Not only will this magical tour take you across the park in a relaxing and carefree fashion, it will allow you to see exclusive sights that only those traveling by bicycle can see!
Central Park Pedicab Rickshaw Tours: General Info
Tours typically last anywhere from one to three hours, depending on how much of the park you and your family and friends would like to see. Flexibility is key here, and we want to accommodate your busy schedule and your preferences on how much of Central Park you would like to take in.
Central Park Pedicab Rickshaw Tours typically run the whole day, although we recommend coming a bit earlier as you will get to see all of the glimmering sights in their best light. The tour will be guided and driven by a professional tour guide with extensive knowledge about the ins and outs and everything between regarding Central Park and all of its beauty.
Our drivers will point out the important key features of each of Central Park’s famous landmarks, as well as any interesting fun facts to go along with the history lesson. They will also give you a sense of time travel as they bring you through history dating back from the park’s origin in 1858. The drivers not only have the street smarts, but are also great entertainers and are sure not to disappoint.
You can be assured that you will walk away from the tour feeling not only relaxed and satisfied, but educated about the rich history behind Central Park’s claim to fame.
Pedicabs, technically known as cycle rickshaws, are fantastic option when it comes to enjoying tours. Ever since the late 1800s, pedicabs have been used to tout the wealthy and famous around the city to see the sights and enjoy the outside weather, free from worry regarding driving themselves.
However, for a long period time they became lost in the mix of new automobiles and electric motorcycles and scooters. While hard to find today, pedicabs managed to stay relevant as they are the perfect type of vehicle to look out into the open surrounding world while still be shaded from the sun.
You can experience this too with our tours. Pedicabs typically seat anywhere from one to three, not including the driver, making it the perfect fit for either you or your family. Shaded from the sun, you will be able to clearly see the sights and hear the sounds of the park with ease, with your tour guide adding helpful tidbits of information along the way.
Contrary to common belief, pedicabs are also very safe, have low rollover rates, and are always driven by our experienced professional cyclers.
What You Will See
On a pedicab tour of Central Park, you will truly see all that the marvelous location has to offer. While we can’t show you absolutely everything inside the park, we will do everything we can to give you the best overview of what it has to offer, highlighting key features along the way.
There are many sightseeing: picturesque Belvedere Castle, ice skating rinks, pools, historical landmark Cleopatra’s Needle (the United States’ oldest monument), Blockhouse war fort that has been standing since 1812, musical performing stage, Strawberry Fields that includes five gorgeous acres of land including the mosaic “Imagine,” to the death of Beatle’s lead singer John Lennon.
Of course with the park being a very public place with full of interesting people, you will also be sure to see many performing street artists and musicians entertaining the crowds throughout the park.
Central Park Pedicab Rickshaw Tours vs. Central Park Walking Tours
Many people wonder if the pedicab tours are the way to go, as the walking tours tend to be more inexpensive and seem to be more popular among tourists visiting Central Park. While both statements are indeed true, we can assure you that the experience you will get from a pedicab tour in Central Park is in a way, priceless!
And certainly worth it; nearly every tourist who has taken one of the tours has walked away not only enlightened about the rich history of the park, but also satisfied with the fact that they could relax, be worry free, and simply listen and take in the sights and sounds that Central Park has to offer.
With a walking tour, the sightseeing itself happens much more slowly since you cannot cover as much distance in a short period of time. When tour guides recognize this, they often times will try to compensate by speeding up their pace quite a bit, making you as a tourist very tired and feeling rushed. Many come off of a walking tour exhausted and not truly educated as much as they had wished.
On the other hand, Central Park pedicab rickshaw tours are exertion free, are shaded from the hot sun, and can be ultimately be incredibly relaxing. For this reason, it becomes quite clear that the pedicab tours for Central Park are the way to go.
What Are You Waiting For?
All things considered, it is truly amazing what pedicab tours of Central Park can do for people coming to visit the beautiful location. They are flexible, safe, relaxing, and most of all the best way to receive the valuable information that is offered in a tour of the park.
So the only question is, what are you waiting for? Book online Central Park Pedicab Rickshaw Tours.