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Spirit of Washington DC Scenic Lunch Cruise

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Experience the nation's capital on a scenic lunch cruise! On this Washington DC cruise, not only will you indulge in an all-you-can-eat buffet, but there will also be live entertainment! Enjoy a colorful cast of performers, including a DJ to play your favorite songs and lively narration of the endless stream of city sites you pass, including the Washington Monument, the Potomac River and the Woodrow Wilson Bridge.
  • See historic Washington D.C. sights and monuments from the Potomac River 
  • Lunch or brunch buffet, cash bar, and live DJ included in tour
  • Skip long lines, and sightsee with live commentary from the ship’s captain
  • Travel in style aboard the Spirit of Washington, a modern dining ship
What to Expect
Arrive up to one hour before your departure time at Pier 4, Washington D.C. Once on board, spend a leisurely afternoon cruising the Potomac River, while enjoying your meal (see Itinerary for sample menu). Alcoholic drinks can be purchased (own expense). Choose from the Spirit of Washington’s three interior dining rooms or venture up to the outdoor deck for fresh air and great views of the city’s monuments, museums, and other major sights. As you meander down the river and take in city views from the water, listen to your captain’s descriptions of historic landmarks, or take a turn on the dance floor where a DJ spins Top 40 hits. Your boat returns you to the departure point at the end of the cruise.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Pier 4, Washington DC
Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

8/1/2019 - 8/1/2019Thursday:12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 2-hour lunch (or brunch) cruise
  • Buffet menu
  • Coffee and tea
  • Service charges
  • Tax and fees
  • Other drinks (not listed in Inclusions)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Please Note: Although we offer children 3 years old and under free admission, please enter how many children are attending in the field provided, so that we can accommodate them on the cruise.
  • The ships feature cabaret-style seating. The majority of the tables accommodate 4 to 8 people and guests are sometimes seated with other parties. Please understand that we cannot guarantee specific seating on the deck
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The day was picture perfect! We (30+) had a wonderful lunch and the views awesome. The staff and DJ were above and beyond! They were over the top, engaging, and entertaining. The food setup was great and selection of food awesome! The DJ did an awesome job encouraging everyone
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Had a wonderful lunch, the sun was shining so sat out on the top deck. It was a lovely finish to our time in Washington DC. Would highly recommend.
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We had a best time ever and what a customer service salute to all the staff especial our waiter Michael he was the best of the best. Thank you very much Spirit of Washington DC for making our day full of joy & happiness
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As a way of showing staff appreciation, our organization treated staff to a cruise on the Spirit of Washington. There were about 35 of us, and we all had a great time. The lunch provided was very good and there were lots of veggie options. The staff were very attentive and
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Highly recommend this experience and certainly exceeded our expectations. Lovely vessel to board and the food was plentiful ,hot and tasty. Staff were very friendly and helpful and the DJ provided excellent entertainment. Very good value for the money.
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