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Address: 357 West Fork, Irving, TX 75039
Phone Number: 855-466-3652
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Description: Gondola Adventures, Inc. provides private, romantic gondola cruises on...
Gondola Adventures, Inc. provides private, romantic gondola cruises on Lake Carolyn and the Mandalay Canals in Irving (Las Colinas). Conveniently located close to both Dallas and Ft. Worth, this romantic experience for couples comes with chocolates and a beverage; we also offer lunch, dinner, appetizer, and dessert cruises. We can accommodate couples or small groups for all types of special events.
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An Evening to Remember

We received this Gondola Adventure as a surprise 25th Anniversary gift from our children and it was Wonderful!!! It was actually located in Las Colinas and our Gondolier was Jimi... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Lewisville, Texas

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Lewisville, Texas
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We received this Gondola Adventure as a surprise 25th Anniversary gift from our children and it was Wonderful!!! It was actually located in Las Colinas and our Gondolier was Jimi. He did everything our children requested from rose petals to desert and beautifully serenaded us as the sun set while playing his guitar. An absolutely unforgettable evening and I highly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I planned a romantic outing for her birthday an it was extremely peaceful relaxing and loving. We enjoyed every minute of it I will definitely be visiting again and hope I cruise once more with John a CLASS ACT as a boat man.

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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

I surprised my wife with a Gondola ride in Irving. It may not be Venice, but our guide "John" was amazing. He was animated, informative and a good singer. The weather was perfect and we enjoyed kissing under the bridges. I really appreciate the effort by "John". My wife an I talked about it for days. Enjoyable experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

The service provided by Gondola Adventures made my proposal one of a lifetime. My fiance has the fairy tale dream go explain to everyone. We did an hour and a half with a motorized gondola. Very quite and motionless feeling. We bought a bottle of wine, had salad, dinner, desert. Our Gondaliers name was Tyson Heaton we could not imagine... More 

Plano, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Wow! never thought that i would be getting a Venice like feeling that too in Dallas region.My beautiful wife gave me an indelible surprise & a moment to cherish on the occasion of our 2nd Marriage Anniversary.She had booked the gondola a day in advance & we went on a canopy like gondola.The gondolier(Tyson) was extremely friendly & gave us... More 

Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Thank you for making our 20th anniversary night a night to remember for years to come. Surprised my wife with this to end our anniversary day as romantically as possible. Could not have been better. Julian our gondolier was friendly and sang for us as we traveled through the canal and on the lake. Thanks Gondola Adventures for a fantastic... More 

Dallas, Texas
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

Last night I surprised my husband with a gondola adventure ride for our 5 year anniversary! We got married at the Marriott in Las Colinas so our gondola drive, Jimmy, picked us up from the dock at the back of the Marriott! Jimmy was wonderful- very nice man with a wonderful voice! He picked us up from the Marriott and... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 via mobile

I found Gondola Adventures while searching Trip Advisor for local things to do. After reading the reviews and checking the website, I discretely booked a cruise for my wife's birthday. I upgraded my cruise to include flowers, a message in a bottle, and a serenading gongolier. Brandon, our gondolier, was affable, knowledgeable, and had a beautiful voice. My wife was... More 

GondolaAdv, Manager at Gondola Adventures, responded to this review

We are glad your wife enjoyed her birthday surprise! Thank you for cruising with us. More 

Illinois
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28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

We booked a cruise for our mothers 80th birthday. She was pleasantly surprised and the gondola driver was friendly and a wonderful singer! There were 3 of us on the cruise so while a lot of the reviews point out how romantic the cruise is- it is good for families too). The cruise itself was wonderful and fun. Great way... More 

GondolaAdv, Manager at Gondola Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I’m so sorry your bottle message got mixed up. We had a customer send in a last-minute bottle message that day and the gondolier grabbed the wrong one. Typically, they are made well in advance and labeled very carefully so things like this don’t happen, but because the one after yours was last-minute, it wasn’t... More 

Denver, Colorado
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55 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Went with my lady friend on the gondola ride and it was great! Perfect for couples. Very romantic. Also we went early in the day during the heat of the day but we had the covered gondola and there was a breeze so it was still comfortable and a beautiful experience. Highly recommended! You can't go wrong with this as... More 

GondolaAdv, Manager at Gondola Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - we love creating perfect moments! Our guests (and our gondoliers) are happy to have the canopy option in Texas in the summer :-) More 

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