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Hudson River - Sightseeing Running Tour

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This sightseeing running tour is rated as the best overall workout and its combined with a view of the city that visitors rarely see. Run Tours, led by licensed sightseeing tour guides that are also certified running coaches, cover approximately 5 miles (8.04 kilometers) in distance and are run at any easy pace on city sidewalks and running paths. There are periodic stops to discuss notable historic and contemporary sights. Our goal is to provide runners with a sightseeing experience that is fun, active, informative and truly unforgettable.

Receive a Finisher Medal with your Run Tour booking. The perfect souvenir to add to your collection!
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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Statue of Liberty, Liberty Island, New York City, NY 10004

Across the harbor we'll see the Statue of Liberty, a gift from the people of France to the people of the United States and commemorated in the year 1886. It quickly became the symbol of freedom and liberty to the millions of immigrants alive to America to begin new lives.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Ellis Island, New York Harbor, New York City, NY 10017

We'll also see across the harbor Ellis Island which was the gateway for over 12 million immigrants to the United States from 1892 until 1954.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: SeaGlass Carousel at The Battery, 75 Battery Pl, New York City, NY 10280-1500

Battery Park is named for the artillery batteries that were positioned there in the city's early years to protect the settlement behind them. We'll see several monuments as well as Castle Clinton, a former battery built for the War of 1812.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Brookfield Place, 230 Vesey St, New York City, NY 10281-1027

We'll run through Brookfield Place and see very dramatic views of One World Trade Center which replaced the original North Tower which was destroyed on 9/11.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Hudson River Park, 40 Hudson River Greenway, New York City, NY 10014

We'll share paths with the locals runners as we run through Hudson River Park. The views of the Hudson River and New York City skylines are unforgettable.

Pass By: Meatpacking District, West of Eighth Avenue, New York City, NY 10014

Once a 19th century market place, the Meatpacking District is now home to the Whitney Museum of American Art, high-end designer retailers, trendy restaurants and a stretch of the High Line, an elevated park built atop former railroad tracks.

Inclusions

  • Professional guide

Exclusions

  • Transportation to/from attractions

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Each participant must sign our waiver prior to participating in the tour.
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers

Terms & Conditions

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Voucher Info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Local operator information

Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.

Schedule & Info

Departure Point
Whitehall Terminal, 4 Whitehall St, New York, NY 10004, USA

Departure Time
10:00 AM

Duration
1 hour 30 minutes

Return Details
75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011, USA

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