CROSSROADS OF THE WORLD
HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: The Theater District, Grand Central Station, Rockefeller Center and more!
Perhaps no part of New York City is as well known as the legendary Times Square. Once home to the first newspapers of NYC, this small 10-block district is now home to the annual televised New Year's Eve celebration and the most popular Broadway hits. On this run you'll also get treated to a trip through Grand Central Station and Rockefeller Center, before returning to the "Great White Way" to learn more about the theaters and secrets of why Times Square has become the "Crossroads of the World"!
OFFERED: Sundays at 8 am
DISTANCE: 4 Miles/6.4K
TERRAIN: Street, Sidewalk
TKTS Booth Steps in Father Duffy Square (1564 Broadway b/t 46th & 47th)
NEAREST SUBWAY STATIONS (Subway Map):
N, R Trains to the Times Square
1 Train to Times Square
B,D,F,M to Bryant Park
SUBWAY FARE: $2.75
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR THIS TOUR...
The tour is a casually paced run through Times Square, east through Manhattan to the UN, and back west again to Times Square. There are a few planned stops along the route where your guide will point out items of interest as well as good photo opportunities.
*The cost is per participant. Kids 12 and under are free.
Although this is not a race we do ask for your running pace so we can be prepared for different running abilities. More than one guide will be provided depending on group size as well as varied paces. Please do not worry - we will not leave you behind!
Your running guide will be wearing a City Running Tours t-shirt (weather permitting). Your running guide will provide water for each participant and will be running with a small backpack to hold any items that fit. There will not be a coat/bag check for this tour
City Running Tours offers tours rain or shine. In the event of inclement weather we will contact you for cancellations and rescheduling. If you do not here from us this means that we are still running.
Once you book your running tour you will received a confirmation email the day before your scheduled tour.
Day of registrations are welcome, however you must notify the City Running Tours manager before hand so we are prepared.
Gratuities are always appreciated, but never expected.
For questions, more information or if you are booking a registration within 24 hours notice please contact Runners@CityRunningTours.com to check availability.