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DC Gourmet Dinner Cruise

Washington DC

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Pier 4, 6th & Water Streets - Washington DC

For an evening of unparalleled dining and entertainment, coupled with dazzling views, step aboard the majestic Odyssey for a first-class DC Gourmet Dinner Cruise!

  • Admire famed Washington DC attractions and historic monuments from the ship's impressive panoramic windows and wrap-around observation deck
  • This scenic cruise boasts a freshly-prepared plated menu of creative appetizers, sumptuous entrees and delicious desserts
  • Soak up the tunes of a live four-piece band, take a spin on the dance floor, or wet your whistle at one of the cash bars
  • Experience one of the most memorable things to do in DC with a special someone, or celebrate a special occasion with family and friends!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

March - November:
Friday, Saturday - 7:00 PM
Sunday - 6:00 PM

*Rates do not apply for holidays, Valentine's Day weekend and specialty cruises

Essential Information
  • Coffee, tea and iced tea are complimentary
  • Additional beverages may be purchased on board: juice, soda, mixed drinks, fine liqueurs, specialty waters, champagne and wine
  • Rates are inclusive of taxes and fees
  • 3-course plated dinner with attentive tableside service
  • Onboard entertainment with DJ music
This cruise lasts approximately 2.5 to 3 hours.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
Up to 500 guests per dinner cruise
Only those on board will be able to enjoy this experience.
Weather Dependent
This experience takes place indoors and will not be affected by weather conditions.
What To Wear
Slacks and a collared shirt are recommended for men. Dresses, dress pants or capris are recommended for women.
What type of food is served?
Each guest will be presented a menu to order from and each order will be prepared fresh in the full-service galley.

Plated Dinner Menu
*subject to change
Tasting Trio: Roasted Summer Vegetable Salad, Rock Shrimp Spheres and Whipped Goat Cheese
Entree: Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes, Oven Baked Atlantic Salmon Filet, Maple & Mustard Glazed Chicken Breast, Braised Beef Short Rib, Greek Zucchini Fritters
Desserts: Duo of Sorbet, Granny Smith Apple Parfait, Salted Caramel Cake, Odyssey Signature Warm Butter Cake
What is the cruise route?
The only vessel designed specifically to travel beneath the historic bridges spanning the Potomac, the Odyssey offers exclusive river views of the nation's greatest monuments from every table. At times when wind and tide conditions prevent navigation to the Kennedy Center and Gerogetown, an alternate route south on the Potomac and past historical Old Town Alexandria will be taken.
What type of entertainment do you have?
Odyssey offers an inviting dance floor and a variety of live music from a 4- or 5-piece band on the dinner cruise.
Is the ship wheelchair accessible?
Yes. The ship can accommodate wheelchairs for boarding and provides a handicap-accessible restroom. Please notify Virgin Experience Gifts at the time of booking so the appropriate assistance can be provided upon arrival.
What beverages are served on your cruise?
Coffee, tea, and iced tea are included in the ticket price. Additional beverages may be purchased on board at the cash bar.
Are there restrooms on board?
Yes, restrooms are located in every dining room on the ship.
Are children allowed on the ship?

Yes! All ages are welcome on this cruise. Children under the age of 3 will cruise for free.

Can food allergies be accommodated?

Some food allergies may be able to be accommodated. Please let you experience provider know of any allergies for your cruise.

What if it rains or snows?
This experience takes place indoors and will not be affected by weather conditions.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have scheduled a date and have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final and no rescheduling or cancellations will be allowed.

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