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Looking for things to do in State College or Penn State? We offer informative & fun tours of campus and downtown, special romantic rides and party rides. Explore and have fun with us! 

General Rides


We offer a pleasant, practical way to shuttle around campus and town. Flag us down or shout "Vamos!" when you see a chariot, or simply contact us via email or phone to reserve a ride. Rates vary by time of day and distance.






" Best day of my life hands down "

            - Joe Reno, Penn State student

" The best trip I've had in all 40 years coming to this (Beaver) stadium. "

            - Mahala Thoele, Penn State alumna

" Best ride I've had since being at Penn State "

            - Karen Athergale, Penn State student



Relax and let our drivers pedal you to the interesting sites of Happy Valley. We offer general and thematic sightseeing tours of Penn State and downtown. Our campus tours showcase the traditional and newer aspects of Penn State, typically including views of The Lion Shrine, Creamery, Arboretum Gardens, Beaver Stadium, The HUB, Old Main and more. Tour rates.




" I'd like to thank you for the wonderful tour you gave my parents. You gave them a day of great memories, and as a Penn State alum, I look forward to taking a tour with you. "

            - R. Jacobus, Virginia Penn State Class of 74

" The Lion Chariot offers a delightful way to tour Penn State. Todd is a very knowledgable and enthusiastic. He is willing to answer questions and offers opportunities to take photos. "

            - Candace Kent



Looking for a novel way to treat that special someone? The Lion Chariot offers a romance package just for you! Take a carriage ride to a restaurant with a special side excursion. Better yet, use our chariots for your engagement, wedding, or anniversary. Whatever the occasion, we'll make your event extra special. Romance rates.




" I took two leaps of faith that day with the proposal and trusting The Lion Chariot and I could not have asked for anything more. " 

            - Garrett Nichols, State College resident

" I've had a number of fantastic experiences on the Lion Chariot with my girlfriend and I recommend it to anyone looking to add a novel and romantic flair to their night. " 

            - Josh Zollman, Penn State student



Looking for a novel way to celebrate the next party? There's nothing quite like spicing up the fiesta with Vamos! Lion Chariot.


For kid's birthdays, rent us out for an hour or more. We'll decorate the chariot with a Happy Birthday sign, balloons, and other bells and whistles as we give party goers fun, safe rides! We partner with local magicians and other entertainers to create a complete party package sure to keep the kids buzzing!


For adults, consider a special excursion ride for those turning 21, 30, 40 or any other significant date. Decorations included and feel free to bring along your favorite beverage. Please call for rates.

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