Our driver was extremely friendly, as was our beautiful horse, King. The skyline/tour itself was perfect!
Views of Minneapolis Skyline
60-Min Private Carriage Ride
Follow the Mississippi River
Our Most Popular Tour
Join us for a magical evening trotting alongside the Mississippi River as we take in the Minneapolis skyline and famous landmarks. Sit back and relax in your carriage as your knowledgeable, local guide fills you in on everything you need to know.
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
$126 (For up to 4 people)
Please see the booking calendar for all departure times
Nicollet Island Inn
Wednesday to Sunday, 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
Travel over the Stone Arch, Hennepin Avenue, and Merriam Street Bridges as we cross over and follow the Mississippi River on this magical horse-drawn carriage ride. Clip-clop along the cobblestones of Main Street and see the beautiful views of the Minneapolis skyline.
With all of the charm, elegance, and nostalgia that only a horse-drawn carriage provides, you will see Cobblestones of Main Street, James J Hill’s Stone Arch Bridge, Mississippi River, St. Anthony Falls, Mill City Museum, Guthrie Theater, Downtown Minneapolis skyline, Warehouse District, Federal Reserve Bank, Hennepin Avenue Bridge, Historic Nicollet Island.
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 trip was wonderful. I highly recommend this to anyone looking for a great date night!
My granddaughters loved the whole experience from meeting Marble the horse to drinking hot chocolate under warm blankets…