Wharf Water Taxi to Alexandria

Location: Washington
Category: Transfers & Transport
Duration: minutes
Trip difficulty: Easy
Max Group Size:
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights -30 Minute Relaxing Water Taxi ride down the Potomac River
-Panoramic views of Washington DC's spectacular monuments and memorials
-Avoid traffic and travel by water to explore Old Town Alexandria
Admire Washington DC's spectacular monuments and memorials from this quick boat cruise along the Potomac River. See the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and Arlington National Cemetery as you travel along the river. Take in panoramic views from the boat during your 30 minute afternoon or evening water taxi ride.
Whether you’re a lifetime resident of D.C., new to the Capital, or just visiting, this Water Taxi ride to Alexandria is the perfect weekend outdoor activity.  Depart from Old Town Alexandria, then start your morning off by boarding an exciting water taxi ride down the Potomac River.  Treat yourself to a snack while you cruise. Our shipboard snack bar has something for everyone, and at very affordable prices. 

Delight in iconic Washington, D.C. sights from our open-air water taxi. Bring the whole family aboard and take advantage of picture-perfect photo ops at every turn! Then explore Old Town Alexandria's cool restaurants, boutique shops and beautiful architecture. When you're ready to head home avoid traffic and take the water taxi back to the Wharf. 

Included -Round Trip ticket from the Wharf to Old Town Alexandria
-Beautiful waterfront views
Excluded Food and drinks (available to purchase)
Know before you book Depart from 950 Wharf St SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA
Know before you go
Additional Information

Stop At:
Potomac River
Cruise along the Potomac River
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free

Stop At: Potomac Riverboat Company
Wharf Water Taxi to Alexandria
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free

Stop At: Washington Monument
Wharf Water Taxi to Alexandria
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free

-Confirmation will be received at time of booking
-Wheelchair accessible
-Please arrive 20 minutes prior to departure
-Operates in all weather conditions; please dress appropriately
-Your tour may be on the Miss Mallory or the Matthew Hayes, this is purely based on Captain's choice
-Stroller accessible
-Service animals allowed
-Near public transportation
-Infants must sit on laps
-Most travelers can participate
-This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Required to bring: Valid photo ID
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible
Accessibility: Stroller accessible
Accessibility: Service animals allowed
Accessibility: Travellers easily arrive and depart on public transport
Accessibility: Infants required to sit on laps
All guests are required to wear masks/face coverings when on board as they are interacting with others who are not members of their household. ** Cloth face coverings are not required under on young children under age 2, and anyone who has trouble breathing.

**Contact Tracing**
All guests are required to provide full names, phone number, and email address
Health Items Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Face masks required for guides in public areas, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands, Regular temperature checks for staff

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 8 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 19 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Opening Hours


Wharf Departure: From 03-01-2020 To 12-31-2020
Sunday From 14:15 to 20:45
Monday From 07:00 to 19:15
Tuesday From 07:00 to 19:15
Wednesday From 07:00 to 19:15
Thursday From 07:00 to 19:15
Friday From 07:00 to 20:45
Saturday From 14:15 to 20:45



Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund


Other Information

Voucher Info

Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time. Guest should present their voucher (s) and photo identification to receive their boarding documents.


Confirmation necessary? No
Redemption Tickets will be held at the box office