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Los Angeles

Gondola Ride Marriage Proposal


  • Experience an hour-long ride in a traditional Italian-style gondola boat
  • Enjoy romantic sites of canals and beautiful nearby homes
  • Propose with an unforgettable message in a bottle

Proposal Overview

Transport yourselves to the canals of Italy with an hour-long gondola ride in Newport Beach. Glide through the relaxing waters and experience true old-world romance. During your cruise the gondolier will slip the bottle in to the water, turn the boat around so the bottle appears on her side of the boat and create a story to convince her to pick it up. She’ll open the bottle to find your special message and that’s your cue to pop the question!

  1. Meet your gondola at the exact location provided in your confirmation email.
  2. After a time your gondolier will discreetly slip your message in a bottle into the water and angle the gondola for your partner to find.
  3. Your partner will be encouraged to open the bottle and read the message.
  4. After she reads your message in the bottle, propose!
  5. Enjoy the rest of your gondola ride.

Available on the Booking Page

  • Bouquet of Roses ($99). Give the ultimate expression of romance with a dozen roses in her favorite color.
  • Engagement Photoshoot ($575). A professional photographer will be onsite to capture all of your proposal’s special moment. Once your return back to the dock, the photographer will take a final shot of you and your new fiancé. You will receive an online gallery of your photos within 2 to 3 weeks after proposal.
  • Gondola ride is approximately 1 hour.
  • You can bring your own snacks and beverage, we provide ice and cups
  • You pick the message to be printed on the note inside the bottle.
  • This proposal is subject to the weather conditions
  • Be sure to wear weather-appropriate clothing
  • This proposal is available starting at 9am and the last ride leaves at 10pm, every day of the week
  • In the event of a weather-related reschedule, all efforts to accommodate your preferred time will be made
  • Limited availability on major holidays
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