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Travel down the Potomac River by boat to Mount Vernon.

City Experiences Round Trip Cruises from D.C.

Listen to a narrated riverfront tour as you pass historic and modern landmarks, including the Washington Monument and U.S. Capitol.

General admission to Mount Vernon is included, and passengers will have 3 hours to explore the estate before returning to D.C.

Options for breakfast, lunch, snacks, and drinks are available for purchase onboard.

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Nautiste Private Yacht Cruises from D.C.

Cruise to Mount Vernon in the same fashion as generations of presidents and their VIP guests.

Your cruise will take place on a vintage yacht and can accommodate up to 13 guests. After arriving at Mount Vernon, you and your guests will receive a VIP guided tour of George Washington's estate.

Cruises must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance.

One-way and round-trip experiences with curated dining packages are available.

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Private Vessels

Private vessels are welcome on a first-come, first-served basis. Our docking agreement must be signed and returned to Wharf Master.

Wharf Policy
Personal Vessel Docking Agreement

Already at Mount Vernon? Take a Sightseeing Cruise

See Mount Vernon from a different perspective during a 45-minute narrated cruise on the Potomac. This ship departs from and returns to the Mount Vernon wharf.

Available seasonally.

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