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Address: Esplanade in front of the Hatch Shell, Boston, MA
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+1 617-876-2800
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Gondola Di Venezia also known as Boston Gondolas is a one of a kind WOW!!...

Gondola Di Venezia also known as Boston Gondolas is a one of a kind WOW!! experience. With our 2 authentic gondolas that were built and shipped from Venice ,Italy , we offer PRIVATE tours on The Charles River at The Esplanade. Located only steps away from the heart of Boston , The Esplanade is the gateway to The Charles River, complete with Venetian style, canals, bridges and Lagoons.

Indulge in The History , Mystery and Romance of this very private experience. Sit back and sip your champagne or wine ,take in the sights and sounds of Boston and Cambridge, incredible

skyline views, live music with our accordion/violin player, a complimentary basket of cheese ,crackers and chocolates . Your gondolier will pamper you and provide you with glasses, ice ,ice buckets and warm blankets when necessary.

There are 4 different tour package available, all are PRIVATE!! Voted "Boston's Best Place to POP The Question"

A great way to celebrate any occasion in a very unique and unforgettable way! RESERVATIONS are required, on line or by phone 24 hours a day

Open from late May through mid October , Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 3 PM to 11 PM. Special arrangements can be made for Monday through Thursday tours at additional cost.

Come see what Boston's Best Kept Secret is all about!

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We had an amazing time, it was a unique experience that allowed me propose in a very serene and captivating enviroment. The music was great, a brief explanation of how the gondola... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 October 2016
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West New York, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We had an amazing time, it was a unique experience that allowed me propose in a very serene and captivating enviroment. The music was great, a brief explanation of how the gondola came to be and very kind and welcoming guides. Couldnt have asked for me and made my engagment an unforgetable memory

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I took my girlfriend for an evening tour to celebrate her promotion at work. She was blown away, and although I had planned the whole thing, I too couldn't believe how perfect and flawless everything was. We went on an evening tour at 8:30 and relaxed with the skyline illuminated all around us. They provided us with a rose, cheese,... More 

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Saugus, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

The ride itself was beautiful. I had reserved the gondola with live music, but there was just recorded music playing. I wouldn't have minded if it was just me, but it was my boyfriend's birthday surprise after my ride had gotten cancelled 2x prior to this visit. I would come back, just would make sure to double check everything I... More 

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North Reading, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Highly recommend to anyone considering a gondola ride. Great experience, very romantic as hoped for. Service was impeccable and very friendly staff. If you have a chance to book a ride coinciding with sunset I would encourage you to do that as it made for great pictures. I think she was very thrilled with the whole experience but now the... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had great weather. Great commentary on the history of the gondola and the building history as it relates to Venice. Great snacks and a.most memorable time. If you want a taste of Venice by all means book a reservation.

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Weymouth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Our ride on Gondola di Venezia was very relaxing! It was a thrill to be on the famous Charles River in Boston. We enjoyed the cheese and crackers and chocolates provided to us. We were allowed to bring our own beverages and was given a bucket of ice to keep them cold. We were told the history of the gondola... More 

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Chicago, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The gondola ride was a great, unique experience in Boston. The gondola driver was very friendly and professional. Nice accomodations and comfortable boat with blanket to stay warm. Would recommend to any couple looking for a fun, romantic thing to do in Boston.

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Had the best time on my Gondola ride, very beautiful Gondola and scenery. Great service, they went above and beyond all expectations and did an amazing job assisting me with my proposal. definitely recommend to anyone who wants to try something different and romantic

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Lynn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Everything went smoothly and my wife enjoyed the whole event thank you guys for making that sunset trip special and relaxing.

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Tewksbury, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Booked this for our Anniversay it was a perfect day for it and a view of the Charles River we had never seen. Thank you for making it memorable!

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