THE POTOMAC RIVERBOAT COMPANY continues to make our most popular cruises available for your group of 20 or more. Our Washington Monuments, Alexandria Seaport, Mount Vernon by Water, Water Taxi, Canine and Pirate Cruises are all available at discounted rates. This year we would like to work with you to tailor the tour to fit your needs, making your travels to the Alexandria area a perfect fit…simply add a visit to a restaurant, a museum, or perhaps a walk with our “friendly” local ghosts. Please visit our web site or call our group tour department for information on groups and for group rates.WASHINGTON MONUMENTS BY WATER CRUISE – Behold the splendor of America's monuments and the city of Washington aboard a narrated cruise on the Potomac River. Groups can purchase one-way or round-trip tickets. Depart from the quaint and historic seaport of Old Town Alexandria to visit Georgetown with its upscale shops, pubs, and restaurants. Stopovers are allowed with round-trip tickets, to shop, dine, sight-see or attend a cultural event, and then board a later cruise returning to your departure point. Sunset, evening and moonlight tours of the illuminated monuments are also available.ALEXANDRIA BY WATER SEAPORT CRUISE – America's history comes alive with a 40-minute, narrated sightseeing tour. The tour cruises Alexandria's historic and picturesque waterfront for an up-close look. GEORGE WASHINGTON'S MOUNT VERNON BY WATER CRUISE – Cruise the Potomac River from Old Town Alexandria to George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens. Price includes admission fee to the estate; grounds and shops. Cruise is round-trip or may be taken one-way from Alexandria. WATER TAXI – Avoid the traffic by riding the Alexandria-National Harbor Water Taxi that connects Old Town Alexandria, nationally recognized for its early-American architecture, unique boutiques, award-winning restaurants and inexpensive historic attractions with the National Harbor, an exciting, sprawling community that brings together recreation, work, living and entertainment. The taxi can be enjoyed as a quick relaxing cruise or as transportation between the two areas.PIRATES CRUISE – During this 40 minute cruise of Alexandria’s historic seaport, children of all ages will be entertained with music and tales of piracy on the Potomac River. CANINE CRUISE – Potomac Riverboat Company offers this fun and unique cruise for our four legged friends and their owners. STUDENT MUSIC CRUISES – Students see Washington's monuments from the water while enjoying music, dancing, and a pizza party. Exclusive student music cruises are offered aboard the Cherry Blossom and Miss Christin, allowing large school groups visiting the Washington area to have an evening cruise with pizza, salad, cookies, sodas, and a DJ playing their current favorites for listening and dancing.
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