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  2. Washington, DC
  3. The Wharf

Washington DC: Water Taxi Sightseeing Cruise

Product ID: 176475
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See the famous monuments of Washington, DC from an entirely new perspective on this 45-minute narrated sightseeing cruise. Depart from The Wharf and travel along the Potomac River while taking in breathtaking views of the city's monuments.
About this activity
Duration 45 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Experience the famous monuments of Washington DC from the water
  • Explore Washington's next great meeting place, the District Wharf
  • Ride on a brand new Potomac Riverboat Water Taxi
Full description
Avoid the DC traffic by taking one of the newest additions to the city's transport options, the Potomac Riverboat Water Taxi. Once you arrive at the wharf, simply hop on to the water taxi, sit back and relax on this 45-minute ride to witness DC's historic landmarks and monuments.

You will be able to listen to a narration about Washington DC's history and many iconic sights, as you cruise past top attractions including the Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument and many more.

Marvel at the architectural details of the various landmarks on an afternoon cruise, or see them lit up at night. The water taxi also offers transport back to the wharf for you to explore Washington's next greet meeting place. Visit hot new restaurants, shops, experience entertainment at the Anthem and so much more.
  • Sightseeing cruise
  • Narrated tour
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

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Meeting point

The Wharf Dock: Transit Pier, 950 Wharf St SW* *Pedestrian access only. Located between Blair Alley SW & 9th St SW.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
• The Wharf is fully ADA accessible
• Please arrive 20 minutes prior to departure
• Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
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Product ID: 176475