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Old World Gondoliers

337 W 11th St, Indianapolis, IN 46202
+1 317-340-2489
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Great time on the Canal

We were in Indianapolis for registration at Butler University and wanted to do something touristy... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Franklin, Tennessee
Fun activity for adults & teens!

We arrived in Indy during the recent "Nor'easter" and had to postpone our gondola ride... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Clifton, New Jersey
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337 W 11th St, Indianapolis, IN 46202
+1 317-340-2489
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were in Indianapolis for registration at Butler University and wanted to do something touristy while we were here to get to know the city better. This was an excellent choice. We had a great time. Our Gondolier driver was a great singer and was...More

Thank patsywbrown
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We arrived in Indy during the recent "Nor'easter" and had to postpone our gondola ride. Communication with the office by phone & email was a breeze, and all of my (many) questions regarding the weather/rebooking were answered quickly. Luckily, the sun finally came out and...More

Thank elm65
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We rode with Giovanni. He is a fabulous singer and handles the boat well. We had a large group and everyone had a great time.

1  Thank kcdiver
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Our group of 7 loved listening to the fantastic voice of Giovanni while enjoying a peaceful ride along the canal. He was very willing to sing our requests, too! Be sure to ask to have him as your guide! There was an elevator nearby to...More

1  Thank IndyDonna
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We gave this to our parents for their 60th Anniversary and they loved it. Jeff and his crew went out of their way to make sure everyone was taken care of and had a great time.

1  Thank David O
Reviewed 7 July 2016

When you see photos of gondoliers navigating gondolas down the canals in Venice, that is pretty much what you get in Indianapolis! The gondoliers sing in Italian as they navigate the hand carved gondolas down the canal through downtown Indianapolis. There are condos, restaurants, museums,...More

1  Thank Robin L
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

I was excited to take my daughter on her first gondola ride and to see the canal. Our guide was nice and had a beautiful voice but he only sang a few songs during the 25 minute ride and only told us a few things...More

1  Thank Letsgonow65
Reviewed 3 August 2015

On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, although I don;t do heat well, I braved the Canal area for the first time, slathered on sunscreen, hydrated like no one had ever hydrated before, and made my way to the Old World Gondoliers. And I had a blast....More

1  Thank Rhonda B
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

I booked this outing while I was visiting Indiana. It was short that's all I can say a very small circle on the water surrounded by condos, family homes and apartments. Yes it's serene but .....

1  Thank Chastity J
Reviewed 24 May 2015

This is a fun, very relaxing and interesting boat ride. From the fellow taking your reservation, to the gondola host, it was a very enjoyable time. We purchased a bucket of beer there at the cafe, to take with us on our ride. Our guide...More

3  Thank theclayturtle
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