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Getting To & Around Pittsburgh
Sports & Event Shuttles and Tours
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Take in the views of downtown from the river or air. Enjoy a day of shopping, dining or taking in a show or game without having to worry about parking. Explore places you have never been with an expert to lead the way. Pittsburgh offers a number of guided tour options and event shuttles sure to make your day a pleasant one.

Culture Caravan
Ride on the wheels of the Pittsburgh Culture Caravan every Saturday, 11:00AM - 5:00PM. Just $1.00 gets you a narrated tour plus stops at 18 of the city's coolest museums, galleries and more (admission fees & museum tours not included). Two different loops, the North Side Loop and East End Loop, both begin downtown. 1-800-366-0093

Trolley Tours
Trolley tours treat visitors to a new way of seeing Pittsburgh - 1920s style. Molly's Trolleys (chartered, 412-281-2085) and Gray Line City Tours (daily, 888-565-3963) both offer fully narrated trolley bus tours of Pittsburgh. Tours are available for group charters and special events and the trolleys are wheelchair accessible. During Pittsburgh's holiday Sparkle Season, free trolleys transport shoppers between downtown retail centers.

Just Ducky Tours
Ride aboard a colorfully restored WWII amphibious landing vehicle for a quacking good time. A one-hour narrative takes you on a tour of the downtown streets of Pittsburgh and then 'splashes' down the Allegheny River for a fantastic view of the Golden Triangle. Tours depart from Station Square daily, April-September, weekends only October-November. Wheelchair accessible. 412-928-2489

Riverboat Cruises
The Gateway Clipper Fleet offers dozens of different types of cruises including brunch, lunch, dinner, dance, specialty entertainment, one-day vacations, private charters, stadium shuttles, sightseeing cruises and much more! Enjoy the beautiful sights of the Three Rivers aboard these restored riverboats. Information is available via the Web site. Reservations can be made by calling 412-355-7980 (online reservations coming soon). Sports shuttle service to Pirates and Steelers games is available from the Station Square dock on game days.

Water Taxis
Wet your appetite on Pittsburgh's three rivers by hopping on-board a Pittsburgh Water Taxi pontoon.
Water taxi service to PNC Park and Steelers Stadium is available on game days from The Boardwalk (and Carnegie Science Center for PNC Park).

Carriage Rides
Enjoy the mystique of downtown Pittsburgh under the night sky with a Prince Charming horse and carriage ride. 330-549-2902


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