Take a Boat Ride in the Gaylord Hotel Nashville

Travel Map IconNASHVILLE, TN -- Visitors can take a relaxing cruise aboard a Delta Riverboat at Gaylord Hotel Nashville. Enjoy winding through our 4.5-acre indoor garden as you admire nature's splendor in our plant life and watch for fish swimming through our Delta riverbank - this family-friendly tour is suitable for people of all ages.

Take a Boat Ride in the Gaylord Hotel Nashville
Photo: Delta Boat Ride (William Zimmerman)

Within an easy 1.5 hours drive of Huntsville, this resort provides the ideal summer escape! Be it locals looking for an exciting day trip or tourists touring Nashville, an experience like no other awaits at Opryland Hotel's magnificent atrium - which won't disappoint you!

Hollis Malone, who 2014 retired as a horticulturist at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center after 39 years as its horticulturist, never tires of hearing praise for the nine acres of stunning interior landscape. Home to over 50,000 tropical plants, rare international blooms, and romantic Southern species -- he takes great pleasure in hearing people compliment its magnificence!

As Gaylord Hotels' flagship property, the Nashville resort boasts more than 3,000 guest rooms and 700,000 square feet of meeting space - offering guests from around the globe a truly exceptional experience. In 2018, SoundWaves, their four-acre indoor water park, opened for guests' pleasure. In addition, there are various other activities on its sprawling grounds, from fantasy adventures to fine dining experiences that offer something for every taste and age range!