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!
Experience the history and famed highlights of America's Capitol City, accompanied by fantastic eats, from the supreme comfort of the Washington DC Lunch Cruise. An afternoon aboard the Spirit, one of the area's most impressive yachts, is one that won't soon be forgotten!
Embark on your wander on the water by exploring the ship's many amenities. Stop by a cash bar to grab a refreshing cocktail, wine or beer enjoying it as you stroll one of the Spirit's four exterior decks. Take in the shoreline as the ship departs from the pier, making its way along the Potomac River and past renowned Washington DC attractions.
Settle in to your table and prepare for a buffet that offers a delicious lunch in DC, with something savory and sweet for everyone! Though menus are subject to change, guests can expect a mouthwatering spread that's prepared fresh, using seasonal ingredients:
And since no Washington DC Lunch Cruise would be complete without dessert, delight in a table adorned in an array of treats: seasonal fruits, chocolate cake, apple cobbler, cheesecake, cannoli, and more!
Once the dining is done, this Potomac River cruise will pick up a lively pace, thanks to the talented spinning skills of the ship's DJ. Head to the dance floor with family and friends to bust a hot move to the tunes of a variety of popular genres and artists! Request a favorite song or snag a slow dance with a special someone on board.
Prefer to wind down a bit after your meal instead? Take advantage of the Spirit of Washington's remarkable rooftop lounge the perfect place to kick back and admire the passing scenery! Take in fantastic views of Old Town Alexandria, Woodrow Wilson Bridge, Jones Point Lighthouse, and much more. With Washington DC sightseeing like this, plenty of photo ops with breathtaking backdrops are just a smile away!
Make some afternoon waves with one of the most unique things to do in DC. Set sail on the Spirit with family and friends sharing endless memories, entertainment and eats aboard the Washington DC Lunch Cruise!
March - November:
Saturday, Sunday - 11:30 AM
*Rates do not apply for holidays, Valentine's day weekend and specialty cruises
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
Organic Mixed Field Greens
Organic Spinach & Kale Salad
Roasted Red Beet Salad
Mediterranean Couscous & Chickpea Salad
Oven Baked North Atlantic Sole Filet
Honey & Sesame Chicken
Whole Roasted Pork Loin
Roasted Broccoli Florets
Creamed Corn & Cheddar Cheese Casserole
Baked Ziti Pasta
Seasonal Cut Fruit
Chocolate Drizzle Rice Krispy
Strawberries & Vanilla Custard
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.
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.
Some food allergies can be accommodated. Please let you experience provider know of any allergies for this experience!
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