Cruise on the Potomac River aboard the Spirit of Washington and enjoy spectacular views of the US capital’s historic landmarks by night. Tuck into a buffet dinner ranging from creative wholesome salads to toothsome desserts, and dance under the stars.
This excellent and affordable cruise is perfect for engaging interludes for couples, parties with friends, or family celebrations.
Embark on a engaging evening on the Spirit of Washington Dinner Cruise.
To obtain your boarding pass please present your voucher and photo ID at the activity operator’s ticket desk at the dockside. Boarding begins 30 minutes before sailing time. Make sure you arrive in good time so you can settle down comfortably to enjoy the trip.
You’ll know you’re in for a special evening the moment you step aboard Spirit’s vibrant decks and are escorted to your candlelit table. Order drinks (payable direct), then feel free to explore the ship while the crew casts off for 3 fabulous hours on the Potomac River.
Your waiter will invite you to the Grande Dinner Buffet, where you can sample a little bit of everything, or just select your favorite fare. Everything is freshly prepared in the shipboard galley and served in the true manner of an ocean-going cruise buffet. Menus change but the following example will give you an idea of what is likely to be on offer:
Please find the sample menu. Download the sample menu
Menu subject to change
Savor your culinary selections over perfectly-paced dinner music and enjoy the views of the city lights through the vast windows.
Day or night, Spirit is alive with entertainment. While you relax, enjoy your meal and take in the endless stream of city sights, you will be entertained with live performances. The ship’s talented staff will engage you with wonderful renditions of your favorites.
After the show, take your drinks topside and relax on the largest outdoor patio deck in the city while Washington’s magnificent skyline spreads before you in all directions. It’s the perfect pause before the pulsing beat of Spirit’s dance tunes entices you onto the dance floor.
Spirit’s dinner cruises spotlight some of the hottest DJs in the city. For nearly two hours, they will spin your favorite tunes and let you rock ‘til you dock - literally. The perfect end to the perfect night.
At the end of your 3-hour cruise, you will be dropped back at the starting point.
3 hours 30 minutes (including boarding time)
Start time: Please contact the activity operator for reconfirming departure details.
The voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination.
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes (including boarding time)
Cruise departs from Pier 4 at 6th & Water Streets SW. Directions for reaching the start point are given in Additional Information
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.
The cruise ends at the starting point
Jackets for men and cocktail dresses for women are recommended for dinner cruises, although not compulsory
Please contact the activity operator within 5 days of booking or at least 72 hours prior to your arrival into Washington to confirm your cruise reservation. You will not be guaranteed a place on the cruise until you have contacted the activity operator to confirm.
You must print and present your voucher in order to redeem services purchased. Please present your voucher and photo ID at the activity operator ticket kiosk located dockside. You will be issued boarding passes at this time. Boarding begins 30 minutes prior to cruise departure time.
Cruises will go ahead year-round, rain or shine. In the rare event the Coast Guard prohibits cruising because of weather, your activity operator will contact you to make other arrangements.
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