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Central Park 5K Fun Run

  • Explore New York’s Central Park on an enjoyable 5K run

  • Enjoy the company of an informative guide

  • Get exercise while learning about the park and its history

Central Park 5K Fun Run
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Central Park 5K Fun Run

See Central Park on a fun and casual 5K run with a companion-guide. Wind along snaking paths through meadows and woods and over rolling hills in the company of a fellow runner. Get your daily exercise with a dose of history, as you take brief stops along your route to learn about some of the significant sites in this storied Manhattan green space.

What to Expect
Don't plan to break your personal best time! It's a casual run and we make brief stops along the way to take pictures and discuss points of interest. Average pace time is 9:30 minutes/mile. No treadmill can compare!

Our guides will lead you on a 3.5 mile run through Central Park during which you will learn about its amazing history.
Reviews (23)
1 - 5 of 22 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Awesome way to start the day!!!

I had an amazing morning run with Elena! She was so amazing and informative, kind and patient. I had a cold at the time so she kept checking I was ok and adjusted the pace when needed. A must do tour when in NYC and...More

Thank Bekyoto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Best tour!!

We had an amazing morning run with Elena! She was so amazing and informative, kind and encouraging. I could not recommend this tour highly enough - it was an amazing start to our day!

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 28 August 2018
Amazing 5K Running Tour

OMG what a wonderful started to the day!!! I had a fantastic 5k running tour around Central Park. Mike and Meredith where fantastic. learnt loads about NYC and the park. I would highly recommend this tour. Thank you so much Fit Tours NYC :)

Thank Alex I
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Excellent experience from start to finish! Great communication pre-booking (Mike) and pre-run (guide Meredith), everything on time and as described! Meredith was friendly and informative. Photos taken along the route by Mike and Meredith were an added bonus. A fantastic alternative to the more common...More

1  Thank kate h
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile
Fabulous way to see the sights and stretch the legs!

My sister and I were visiting New York from the UK and a run in Central Park had always been on the bucket list. Having Cindy and Mike to show us around and give us such insight into the history of the park made a...More

Thank Emma W
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20 May 2018|
Response from Faye83 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you’ll be fine. They go at a pace that is comfortable for everyone. And there are many stops along the way to give you chance to catch your breath.
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