It was a perfect evening! We will be doing this again! Thank you to everyone who made our evening so beautiful…
Views of Minneapolis Skyline
30-Min Private Carriage Ride
Follow the Mississippi River
Discover Minneapolis the Authentic Way
This is a magical way to start your evening while in Minneapolis. Hop in the carriage and trot along the Mississippi River before heading out for dinner. Get spectacular views of the city and have a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will make your time in Minneapolis a long-lasting experience.
Experience a Minneapolis tradition
Learn about the city from your expert guides’ narration
Follow the path of the Mississippi River on a horse-drawn carriage
$72 (For up to 4 people)
Please see the booking calendar for all departure times
Nicollet Island Inn
Fridays and Saturdays, year-round
Maximum 4 people
- Carriage ride
What to bring
- Warm clothes in winter
- Hat in summer
About your guide
1 friendly and knowledgeable local carriage driver
What You’ll Do & See
Short on time but still want to see the river? This 30-minute tour is just for you!
This magical horse-drawn carriage ride clip-clops along the Cobblestone of Main Street with beautiful views of the skyline of Minneapolis. With all of the charm, elegance, and nostalgia that only a horse-drawn carriage provides, landmarks you may see include Cobblestone of Main Street, Merriam Street Bridge, historic homes of Nicollet Island, Downtown Minneapolis skyline, and Hennepin Avenue Bridge.
Have your ride narrated by your friendly and knowledgeable local carriage driver, or sit back and enjoy the sights in peace as you talk amongst your group. The choice is always yours!
Hear From Our Previous Guests...
Our driver/tour guide/local historian, Mike, was simply perfect. I would request him in the future…
Everyone was so nice and professional. I will never forget this day…Thank you Hitching Company!