WaterFire Providence does not provide or arrange for boat tours for the general public. WaterFire is intended to be viewed from the shore while strolling through the park.

The river is closed to boat traffic during WaterFire with the exception of two PUC licensed boat tour companies.

La Gondola offers authentic Venetian gondola trips through WaterFire that are rowed by skilled oarsmen practiced in this ancient art. Use the link above to reach their website or call them at 401.421.8877.

Whether you’re a RI native, traveling with your family, or visiting for work, Providence River Boat Company tours are designed to appeal to everyone. Board one of their open-air 18 passenger vessels & enjoy the city views & expert narration of your tour guide! Book now through their website or call them at 401.580.BOAT.