Washington DC Lunch Cruise

Washington DC

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Overview

For a lunch in DC that's made of memories, delicious eats and sightseeing treats on the water, step aboard one of the District's most impressive yachts: the Spirit of Washington!

  • Escape to the waters of the Potomac River for a 2-hour Washington DC Lunch Cruise featuring some of the area's best sightseeing opportunities
  • A mouthwatering buffet spread complements this scenic cruise offering salads, sides, hot entrees, and a full dessert station
  • Stop by a cash bar for a favorite cocktail, relax on the ship's rooftop lounge, stroll along the magnificent decks, or move 'n' groove on the dance floor
  • Whether a local or visitor to this fascinating destination, an outing like this is a great way to experience America's Capitol City!
Pier 4, 6th & Water Streets - Washington DC
When Do I Choose A Date?
If giving as a gift, your recipient can choose a date at their convenience; otherwise, you can choose one after checkout.

May - November:
Saturday and Sunday - 11:30 AM

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

Essential Information
  • Coffee, tea and iced tea are complimentary
  • Additional beverages like juice, soda, mixed drinks, fine liqueurs, specialty waters, champagne and wine will be available for purchase on board
  • Rates are inclusive of taxes and fees
Duration
The cruise lasts 2 hours, boarding begins 30 minutes before cruise departure.
Experience Provider Info
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Maximum Participants
The cruise ship can accommodate up to 500 people.
Spectators
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
We recommend casually stylish attire such as nice pants or jeans, polos, button-down shirts, and sundresses or skirts. Although allowed, we strongly discourage t-shirts, casual jeans, shorts, and sneakers.
What type of food is served?

The cruise features an all-you-can-eat lunch buffet with delicious choices prepared on board by the executive chef and their galley staff. With advance notice, special meals for guests with allergies can be arranged.

Sample Buffet Menu
*subject to change

Fresh Salads:
Organic Mixed Field Greens
Organic Spinach & Kale Salad
Roasted Red Beet Salad
Mediterranean Couscous & Chickpea Salad

Entrees:
Oven Baked North Atlantic Sole Filet
Honey & Sesame Chicken
Whole Roasted Pork Loin

Sides:
Roasted Broccoli Florets
Creamed Corn & Cheddar Cheese Casserole
Baked Ziti Pasta
Mashed Potatoes

Desserts:
Seasonal Cut Fruit
Cannoli
Chocolate Drizzle Rice Krispy
Cheesecake
Chocolate Cake
Strawberries & Vanilla Custard
Apple Cobbler

What is the dress code?

We recommend casually stylish attire such as nice pants or jeans, polos, button-down shirts, and sundresses or skirts. Although allowed, we strongly discourage t-shirts, casual jeans, shorts, and sneakers. 

Are there any age requirements?
Children are welcome on our and children under 3 years old cruise free. Please inform Virgin Experience Gifts at the time of booking if you will be bringing additional guests under 3 to ensure seating.
Where does the cruise go?
The ship cruises past several historic and national sites along the Potomac River including the Washington Monument, Fort McNair, General's Row, Old Town Alexandria and the Torpedo Factory.
How do I get to the ship?
The ship is docked at Pier 4 where 6th & Water Streets meet in SW Washington DC.
What type of entertainment is offered?
Sit back and relax on one of the climate-controlled decks. Dine on the bountiful buffet. Watch your talented wait-staff as they delight you with their up-beat renditions of popular favorites. Then kick it into high gear as the DJ spins popular dance hits.
Is the ship wheelchair accessible?
Yes. The ship can accommodate wheelchairs for boarding and provides a handicap-accessible restroom. Please notify Virgin Experience Gifts of any special-assistance members in your party prior to the cruise so you will be provided with appropriate assistance upon arrival.
Is gratuity included in the price package?
Gratuity is not included in the package price and is suggested for all on-board purchases and outstanding service.
How is seating arranged on board?
The ship features cabaret-style seating. The majority of the tables accommodate four to eight people and guests are sometimes seated with other parties.
How is the ship designed?

The cruise ship is spaciously designed with three climate-controlled interior decks, outdoor strolling decks at the bow and stern, and the largest outdoor patio deck in Boston topside. It is handicap accessible and Coast Guard approved for up to 600 passengers. Amenities include full-service bars, two dance floors (or staging areas), spacious bathrooms, flexible seating arrangements and huge, panoramic windows.

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

Returns
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Exchanges
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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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