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Central Park Sunset Tours

The Arsenal, New York City, NY 10065
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Ranked #109 of 799 Activities in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Walking tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Owner description: An extensive walking tour of Central Park in New York offered at sunset, the most beautiful time of day. You'll see Strawberry Fields, the Central Park Zoo, the Carousel, Tavern on the Green, Belvedere Castle, Bow Bridge, Bethesda Fountain, The Lake, the Shakespeare Garden, the ice skating rink from Serendipity and more...

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Northampton, Massachusetts, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Matt would have heard it. He is as charming as he is knowledgeable. The tour starts out at the Arsenal in Central Park and meanders through Central Park stopping at most locations you would hope for along the way. Matt was our tour guide and had me smiling and peppy throughout. He was easy to be around expressing confidence in... More

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New York City, New York
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

My wife and I are lifelong New Yorkers but we really enjoyed guide Heather's excursion through the park. We learned a lot of cool stuff we'd never heard about before and Heather's easy-going and personable style made for a great afternoon. Hardly noticed the cooler temps! Would recommend to tourists and homegrowns alike looking for a great way to fill... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a great tour! We moved to New York six months ago and had visited Central Park several times but this tour gives a great background and overview to this iconic place. Our guide (Heather) was friendly and full of interesting facts and stories about the park's history. Our group was small, which made for an intimate experience, but... More

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Allentown
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108 reviews 108 reviews
19 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I felt I was really misled by the name of the tour. I had taken several Central Park tours before and signed up for this tour only because I thought there would be something special about seeing the sunset in the park. Their website states "Each tour is planned to perfectly coincide with the sunset and leaves in the late... More

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TourCentralPark, Owner at Central Park Sunset Tours, responded to this review

If you follow our schedule year round and the changing time, or you look at the user submitted photos, you can in fact see that the tour is planned around sunset. We view it from a bridge and a scenic overlook. Some days however, the weather is overcast. How are we supposed to control that? We also take great care... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

The tour was full of so much information that I'll never look at Central Park the same way! Matt was knowledgable, warm, and just so much fun! It's apparent he really knows what he's doing. The day started right on time and we covered so much. The weather was perfect, the trees were beautiful and the sun set at the... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

It was a little rainy the day my wife and I took this tour and because of that there was no sunset. Matt did an excellent job nonetheless. He was very knowledgable. We had a great time. I highly recommend the tour.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This tour fits newcommers and New Yorkers. Matt took a mix of people to 42 spots at sunset in this amazing park. Thanks Matthew Falber for an excellent stroll trough the park and the parks history.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is hands down the best tour when visiting nyc. Central park is the second most visited destination (1st is times square) in NYC (learned that on the tour) and it was worth every penny. Matthew was our tour guide and the amount of information he knew was incredible. He takes you to spots in the park that I never... More

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new jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I have been to Central Park hundreds of times and every time I go I see something that I have never seen before and know something new. Matt is a great tour guide. The day I did the tour it was raining and we were not able to see the sunset but it was worth taking the tour of Central... More

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We're from New York City and we visit Central Park all the time (I run there almost every morning), but to see it with a tour guide, listen to the history of its planning and development, and to do so in the evening on a night with a gorgeous sunset, was a treat even for these seasoned New Yorkers. Our... More

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