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NYC Manhattan Carriage Rides

Best NYC Carriage RidesEnjoying Central Park from an open-air horse drawn carriage is one of the classic ways to see the park and experience the wonderful atmosphere of the area and its many attractions. There are several choices to see Central Park from a carriage, and others that tour Times Square and Rockefeller Center. 

Carriage rides operate all yearlong in most any weather. Many carriage vendors require or recommend advance reservations, although some take walk-ups. (See also Pedicab Rides.)

New York City Carriage Rides

Central Park Horse-Drawn Carriages

Locations Offered: Central Park
: 45 - 90 min.
Departure Location
: Central Park South between 5th & 6th Avenues

Horse-drawn carriages are a great way to experience the beauty of the Park. They can be found all year round lined up along Central Park South between 5th and 6th Avenues.

Reservations: Advance/Walk-Up
Phone: 347-871-4499

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Central Park Horses

Locations Offered: Central Park and/or Rockefeller Center and/or Times Square
: 20 min. + 10 min. increments
Departure Location
: 59th St & 7th Avenue

You’ll find central park horse and carriage rides an exciting and romantic way to do some incredible sightseeing in New York! Friendly, courteous drivers treat every customer like family to give you a joyful and memorable experience.

Reservations: Advance Recommended
Phone: 212-470-8049

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Manhattan Carriage of NYC

Locations Offered: Central Park
: 20 min. - 2 hrs.
Departure Location
: Central Park South & 7th Avenue

Manhattan Carriage Company - Horse Drawn Carriage rides in NYC since 1980 and claims to be the lowest priced online provider. Their website offers detailed descriptions and a map of where you will go and what you will see in Central Park.

Reservations: Advance/Walk-Up
Phone: 347-298-7927

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Must See Central Park

Locations Offered: Central Park
: 20 - 60 min.
Departure Location
: 59th Street & 5th Avenue

Your driver becomes your guide as he talks you through many attractions of the park. A typical trip presents the Pond, famous statues, Wollman Rink, the Carousel, Sheep Meadow, the Central Park Zoo and the San Remo Building. You will also see some movie scene locations that are familiar. Must See Central Park does not take reservations for standard rides, it only accepts walk-ups.

Reservations: Advance
Phone: 239-975-0785

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NY Central Park Tours

Locations Offered: Central Park or Times Square
: 25 min. - 1 hr.
Departure Location
: Central Park South between 7th & 8th Avenues

Upon arrival, your friendly tour guide will introduce you to the horse, assist you in your seating, and get ready to take you throughout Central Park South. Your ride will be at the perfect pace for you to take in all the views and even take pictures. You will learn about the the many landmarks and attractions you come across. From the ponds and famous architecture, to the carousel and the Central Park Zoo, your tour guide will provide detailed history and information. You’ll also get to see famous movie scene locations that were filmed in Central Park.

Reservations: Advance
Phone: 646-807-8578

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