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Central Canal

337 W 11th St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-3001
+1 317-955-2389
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Nice for a stroll!

If you are staying downtown or need to walk around between venues this is a nice spot for walking... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lovely place to walk

This is a very popular place in Indy. They have paddleboats, canoes, Venetian gondola rides... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Indianapolis, Indiana
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“paddle boats” (153 reviews)
“gondola ride” (32 reviews)
337 W 11th St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-3001
Downtown Indianapolis
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are staying downtown or need to walk around between venues this is a nice spot for walking. During the summer there are several activities you can do as well. Peaceful and safe area.

Thank H K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very popular place in Indy. They have paddleboats, canoes, Venetian gondola rides, bicycles, etc. Or you can just walk. The walk goes from the Northside all the way to the museum section, where you can visit the Eiteljorg, State Museums, etc.

Thank Calliope1014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are muti-seated bikes,paddle boats and other active activities. It's a favorite spot for joggers, dog walkers and familes. The canal is lined with memorials, museums, and dining. There are lots of hotels, restaurants and parks nearby.

Thank 105kenyaw
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Great place to walk, ride a bike, site see. u can rent a bike for 1,2, or 10!! u can rent a boat as well

Thank heatherhicks04301974
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

I visited here in November at the same time as the USS Indianapolis memorial. While the weather was cold the sun was out and made for a nice stroll along the canal. There were a few other couples and families also enjoying the walk. There...More

Thank wireless_in_CA
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Enjoyed walking along it. Really peaceful, pretty and clean. They have some paddle boats too. Would definitely return if have a chance to.

Thank WMKSpore
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Visited on a chilly day, fall trees were still colorful... Peaceful atmosphere with benches for resting and lovely views of the canal, green spaces, and downtown Indianapolis.

Thank Lorrie S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Excellent vibe and scenery to experience. We even came across a really cool pool table next to an Italian Ice Palor.

Thank sharonparker7
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Close to my hotel and a wonderful way to unwind after a day of meetings and conferences. Just enough people around to make you feel comfortable and safe while yet remaining private and relaxing. Great for getting your steps in but also noticed it offered...More

Thank Sharron S
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We love eating along the canal and then taking a walk to look at the War Memorial there. We also enjoy renting the paddleboat for a little exercise after we have indulged to much on the great food found on the canal.

Thank Angela H
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28 June 2017|
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Response from BatGuano30 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure, with a nice tip, you can get what you want.
Cassandra C
18 June 2017|
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Response from GAR8601 | Reviewed this property |
No, only traffic allowed is the rented paddle boats or gondolas.
13 April 2017|
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Response from travelsavvypair | Reviewed this property |
There is very close Canal Access parking at 9th Street.