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National Monuments Sightseeing Cruise from Georgetown

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    This narrated sightseeing cruise provides an entirely new perspective on the city of Washington, DC and its many famous landmark locations. 
    Board the cruise boat for an afternoon excursion. The vessel departs from either Alexandria, Virginia OR Georgetown. Then prepare to experience Washington, DC like never before, from the tranquil waters of the Potomac River. 
    The Washington Monuments Cruise normally operates aboard the Miss Mallory, a double-decker vessel that can comfortably accommodate 80 to 100 people in warm weather, or the Matthew Hayes, which holds up to 60 passengers.
    See the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Washington Monument, Arlington Memorial Bridge, the 14th Street Bridge and much more.
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    Reviewed 17 July 2019 via mobile

    Very satisfying experience for a boat ride . Nice view of entire city landscape. Airport and monuments. Audio effect kept me engaged and not to miss the necessary things. Decent cafe service . Popcorn can be enjoyed. Overall likable experience

    Thank Joydeep M
    Reviewed 11 July 2019

    First time in DC and I love a boat ride so we booked this cruise around sunset and it was amazing! Very relaxing. It can be confusing to find the "terminal" to board in Georgetown as there are no signs, but it is right in...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank thelonglegsabroad
    Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

    The cruise offers a different perspective of Washington DC and Arlington from Potomac River. There were taped narrations but it was partially drowned out by the engine noise. The cruise time is about 45mins and it offered a quick and dirty way to see the...More

    2  Thank zacc353
    Reviewed 1 November 2018

    We had planned our Washington DC/Virginia vacation many months in advance. We were looking forward to seeing some of the capital's monument from the water by taking this boat cruise. My husband checked the company's website carefully and it said that the last weekday cruise...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    1  Thank Cerritos_Dave
    Reviewed 25 September 2018

    We enjoyed the sights at night as we cruised from Alexandria to Georgetown. Boat staff were very friendly.

    Date of experience: September 2018
    Thank Sheila R
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    Response from Charles S | Reviewed this property |
    I have no idea if they are running yet. Sorry!
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    11 April 2018|
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    Response from Michelle B |
    If you advertise an "Evening cruise" when does that depart???? All I see are afternoon departures.
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