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Washington Monuments Cruise
From Alexandria's waterfront, this tour on the catamaran "Miss Mallory" goes north on the Potomac River to view the monuments from the water and stops at the Washington Harbour dock. Passengers can purchase one-way or roundtrip tickets. Stopovers are allowed with roundtrip tickets in either Alexandria or Georgetown. Sunset, evening and moonlight tours of the illuminated monuments are especially popular. Sites include Washington's majestic monuments, landmarks, buildings and bridges -- the Lincoln Memorial, the Jefferson Memorial, the Washington Monument, and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Each leg of the cruise is approximately 45 minutes long and the narration is divided evenly between the two departure locations. Tickets are $26 for an adult round trip, or $13 for a one-way ticket. The tour operates daily, Monday through Sunday every two hours from 11:30 am to 9:30 pm.
Yelp reviews of the Potomac Riverboat Company cruises, incluing the Monuments cruise, are shown below.