Cherry Blossom And Monuments Cruise In Washington Dc
Witness the wondrous spectacle of Washington DC's famous cherry blossom trees in full bloom on this weekend cruise on the Potomac River. See top DC attractions including the Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Washington Monument as you listen to historical facts and anecdotes about the city on your 50-minute narrated cruise. Capture amazing photos of the delicate pink cherry blossoms framing some of DC's best-known landmarks. With multiple departure times, it's easy to fit this scenic cruise into your springtime visit to America's capital city.
Board your comfortable, heated boat in the Georgetown area of Washington DC to begin your cherry blossom cruise. For just two weeks a year, Washington DC's delightful cherry blossom trees — a gift from the city of Tokyo — drape the city in lovely shades of pink and white. This magical time affords some of the most spectacular photo ops of the nation's capital.
Set off along the Potomac River for a closer look at these flowering trees in all their majesty. Feel free to roam about your double-decker boat, which has both lower-level indoor seating areas with panoramic windows and an open-top upper deck. Relax as you admire cherry blossoms reflected in the river, fluttering in the breeze and framing famous monuments and memorials. Beverages are available for purchase.
Listen to live commentary about the history of Washington DC and the National Cherry Blossom Festival and the many landmarks along your route including the Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument and John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Your enchanting 50-minute morning or afternoon cherry blossom cruise concludes where it began in the Georgetown area of Washington DC.