Cruise Newport Beach in a private gondola
What you will experience
Bucket Listers is excited to partner with Gondola Adventures to offer you exclusive ticket pricing:
Antipasto Cruise: Starting at $199 for 2 passengers (Includes Bottle of House Wine/Champagne + Cooler Bag; a $29.25 value)
Dessert Cruise: Starting at $180 for 2 passengers (Includes Bottle of House Wine/Champagne + Cooler Bag; a $29.25 value)
Casual Pizza Cruise: Starting at $225 for 2 passengers (Includes shared pizza and gourmet cheesecake)
📍200 Bayside Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660
Explore Newport Harbor on one of our beautiful gondolas!
Cruise through spectacular Newport Harbor in one of the world’s most beautiful gondolas on this one-hour cruise, which includes a delicious appetizer plate to share. You and that special someone are sure to remember this experience!
Glide silently through quaint canals guided by a charming gondolier who is happy to tell you about the history of gondolas, play some music, or even sing you a traditional Venetian tune! Enjoy a delicious antipasto course and a bottle of sparkling cider or imported Italian sparkling mineral water.
Monday – Friday: 5 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday & Saturday: 4 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Choose one selection per couple:
- Charcuterie Board (Cured Meats, Artisan Cheeses, Marinated Olives, Candied Pecans, Dried Fruit, Flatbread Crackers and/or Rustic Bread)
- Taste of Italy: Mozzarella Kabobs (with Fire Roasted Tomatoes, Kalamata Olives, Marinated Artichoke Heart), Prosciutto Kabobs (with Cheese Tortellini, Marinated Roasted Tomato, Black Olives), Grilled Vegetable Spinach Flatbread (Roasted Vegetables, Asparagus, Spinach Pesto, Goat Cheese), Salami, Seasoned Pretzel Nuggets
- Mediterranean Bites: Creamy Brie Canapes (Whipped Brie, Toasted Almonds, Fruit Chutney), Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Flatbread (Hummus, Feta Cheese, Kalamata Olive, Sweet Peppadew), Grilled Vegetable Spinach Flatbread (Roasted Vegetables, Asparagus, Spinach Pesto, Goat Cheese), Almond-Pecan Burma (Rolled Baklava), Candied Nuts
- Cheese Board (Artisan Cheeses, Marinated Olives, Candied Pecans, Dried Fruit, Flatbread Crackers and/or Rustic Bread)
Treat yourself to this sweet gondola cruise!
Plan the sweetest outing with our special Dessert Cruise! You and your guest get to cruise around Newport Harbor and take in all the tradition and romanticism surrounding Venetian gondola rides while you enjoy a sweet treat.
Enjoy your cruise with locally catered scrumptious desserts and a bottle of sparkling cider, San Pelligrino sparkling water, or plain bottled water. It’s the perfect treat for someone with a sweet tooth! Glide over the smooth water and experience a memorable evening on this fun and delicious cruise.
Daily: 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Choose one dessert selection for each guest
- New York Style Cheesecake with Chocolate Drizzle
- New York Style Cheesecake with Strawberry Drizzle
- Lemon Cream Pie and Creamy Cheesecake Duo (smaller servings for a taste of each)
- Chocolate Mousse Cake
- Red Velvet Cake (Cream Cheese Frosting)
Casual Pizza Cruise:
Cruise through spectacular Newport Harbor in one of the world's most beautiful gondolas. Create a memory with that special someone as you glide silently through quaint canals guided by a charming gondolier.
The cruise includes a shared pizza (4 slices per person), cheesecake desserts (choice of lemon or chocolate) and a bottle of sparkling cider or imported Italian sparkling mineral water.
Daily: 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
All sales are final, no refunds or exchanges.
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