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Potomac Riverboat Company

205 The Strand, Alexandria, VA 22314-3319
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Seasonal sightseeing cruises, with seaports including Alexandria’s historic waterfront, Georgetown, Nationals Park baseball stadium, and George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Sightseeing highlights include the Washington monuments plus pirate cruises for children and the famous weekly canine cruises. The Alexandria-National Harbor water taxi operates regularly between Old Town Alexandria, National Harbor, and Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. All vessels available for private parties.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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205 The Strand, Alexandria, VA 22314-3319
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"water taxi"
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"national harbor"
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"monuments cruise"
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"mount vernon"
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"great cruise"
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"boat leaves"
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"boat ride"
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"the upper deck"
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"ticket booth"
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"each direction"
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"minute cruise"
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"enjoyable ride"
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"m street"
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"gaylord hotel"
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"nice trip"
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"different perspective"
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"old town alexandria"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great alternative to the metro. Concessions, bathroom, and great views. We have never been disappointed!

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

We took the water taxi from National Harbor to Old Alexandria. Since we parked in the parking garage we did not want to drive to Old Town so this was convenient and a nice trip. For 2 of us it was $16.00, we took an...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

This was a trip that I took my dog Butch along with me. Since I have only had him for a year, I am still trying things and looking for ways to incorporate him into my travelling. This is a great sail to offer as...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

There was a group of 6 of us and we were staying in Alexandria, so we rode the trolley down to do the evening cruise along the Potomac River. The ladies selling the tickets were super nice, however the boat as mentioned by other reviews...More

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Diana H
8 March 2018|
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Response from rmj412 | Reviewed this property |
We rode the water taxi, but not to Mt. Vernon, sorry. We did visit Mt. Vernon by car and really enjoyed the visit.
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Nancyann B
15 May 2017|
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Response from Wordsrfun | Reviewed this property |
You definitely need to call the company. There were not any dogs on board when I cruised.
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Becky P
17 March 2017|
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Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
It should be included, but call them to be sure! 877-511-2628
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