Washington DC Water Activities

These amazing water activities in Washington DC will make your day unforgettable! Choose from underwater snorkeling adventures, paddleboard lessons, kayak tours, and so much more. Book now or buy an experience gift!

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  • Make Some Waves!

    The best Washington DC tours are the ones enjoyed from the water!

    Searching for unique things to do in Washington DC this weekend? Your search is over. Cruise around the Nation's Capital in the most memorable of ways. With Washington DC experience gifts that span from relaxed and tour-oriented, to a little more rough 'n' tumble, the ideal H2O outing from Virgin Experience Gifts is just waiting to be enjoyed.

    Soak up the tranquility of soft waves, peaceful breezes, and light-hearted entertainment aboard a number of cruises. Enjoy stylish dining aboard a lunch or dinner cruise on the Potomac River with family, friends or a special someone. Marvel at remarkable waterfront views of fame DC attractions, sip on suds from the boat's cash bar, and dance the afternoon or evening away to the tunes of a DJ or live musical entertainment.

    Bathe in sweet serenity aboard one of the most popular water tours in Washington DC, sailing the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Embark on this scenic adventure aboard the 40-foot Crab Royale sailboat — grab some fresh air on a daytime sail, or bring a bottle of wine to enjoy during a picturesque sunset outing.

    Or go for an H2O outing that offers immersion in American history. Enjoy a round-trip cruise from DC to Mt. Vernon, where exploration of George Washington's estate and plantation abounds!

    For a slightly rowdier romp on DC river waters, check out Washington DC experience gifts like kayaking, canoeing, and rafting excursions! Paddle for picnic lunches, canoe for brews, or kayak along the city's shoreline for a truly up-close and personal Washington DC sightseeing opportunity. Feeling fierce? Try some white water rafting or learn how to scuba dive.

    Surely our Founding Fathers would be proud of the many memorable, aquatic adventures available in our Nation's Capital!