Recommended Experiences in Washington DC

What People are Saying

We received outstanding service from our Waiter and truly enjoyed the DJ, the food and all of the service we received. I would highly recommend! - Patty S.
Overall, I thought it was an awesome experience -- especially for 2-3 hours. Weather was perfect too, and a plane flew right overhead that would've made for an epic shot if I was paying attention. - Andrew P.
Found the entire trip to be extremely pleasurable. Staff was extremely hospitable. Food was well prepared and fresh. - Carol J.
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The Top Bachelor Party Ideas in Washington, DC

Whether you call it a stag night, buck’s party, or bachelor party, the groom’s pre-wedding celebration with his best friends is an incredibly fun tradition and a great way to send him off to tie the knot. However, there’s a lot to consider when planning the party, so if you’re the best man (or whoever is in charge of logistics) and you’re not exactly sure where to start, don’t sweat — we’ve got you covered!

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Plan a Post-Wedding Brunch in Washington, DC

Once the big day is done, couples can finally sit back and relax. The pressure and stress to make it a perfect event will now subside into the afterglow of success. It’s also a time when they can wrap up the festivities with one final (but highly fun…) tradition: the post-wedding brunch. And when you host a Washington, DC, wedding, a post-wedding brunch on the water is the ideal option if you want to take advantage of the city’s beautiful surroundings. Since a yacht venue for a post-wedding brunch in Washington, DC, includes exquisite views of the Potomac River, the city skyline, and its iconic landmarks, the only thing left to do is find a luxury vessel that offers all the amenities and services you desire and require. Here’s where City Cruises comes in. Our packages, fleet of vessels, features, and experienced staff make the process seamless and enjoyable. Let’s dive in and learn why you should plan your post-wedding brunch event with City Cruises in Washington, DC!

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Have Your Bachelorette Party on the Water in Washington, DC

The nation’s capital is a city with nonstop excitement, historic places to see, museums and monuments to visit, and where politics is at the forefront of everything. Tourists from around the world flock to Washington, DC, throughout the year to get a taste of what the locals know about, from the wonderful architecture and parks to the restaurants and the nightlife. It is a city not to be missed. And for all its glory as a home to the U.S. presidents and where movers and shakers make their mark, this city has a romantic side, making Washington, DC, a top wedding destination. But before the wedding, this is a city that has a vibrant atmosphere and is the ideal place to host your bachelorette party on the water.

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The Best Intimate and Small Wedding Venues in Washington, DC

There are so many beautiful places to tie the knot, but the stunning elegance of our nation’s capital is pretty tough to beat. With its unique blend of history, culture,

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The Best Places for Team Building in Washington, DC

Work doesn’t always include fulfillment and excitement, but when it does, it certainly takes the passion for your job or career to another level, especially in the competitive work environment

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Washington DC Is the Place to Be for Your Bridal Shower

Washington DC is celebrated as the capital of the United States, and many important dignitaries from around the globe have come to the city for a host of memorable events.

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Plan Your Rehearsal Dinner in the Nation’s Capital, Washington DC

When thinking about everything that comes with your upcoming wedding, think Washington DC. The nation’s capital is not just any city. and your wedding is not just any wedding. Most

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Valentine’s Day 2024 on the Water in Washington DC

The nation’s capital is all about American history, politics, presidents, museums, architecture, and even romance. Yes, Washington DC has a romantic side, and you will want to make sure to

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Make a Birthday Wish for Washington, DC

Another trip around the sun! No matter the age, birthdays are a reminder of the journey we’ve taken, the milestones we’ve achieved, and the need to celebrate the joys and

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How to Spend Christmas 2024 in Washington DC

Our nation’s capital, Washington DC, is known for many things: beautiful blooming cherry blossoms, our capitol building, a litany of monuments, and much more! But did you know it’s also

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top things to do in Washington DC?

Top things to do in Washington DC

There is quite a bit of history in Washington DC!  Many people enjoy visiting famous landmarks like the White House, the Pentagon, and the Lincoln Memorial. There are also a number of museums in DC, like the Smithsonian National Museum of American History or the National Air and Space Museum. If you’re looking for something a little more active, you can always take a walk or bike ride around the National Mall, or even go kayaking on the Potomac River! If you want to continue the water activities in DC, boat tours are also available. Experience some of the best views of DC from the water! 

What are the top activities near Washington DC?

What do I need to know before visiting Washington DC?

If you’re planning a trip to Washington DC, there are several things you should keep in mind. First, the city can be extremely busy! So it’s important to plan your itinerary in advance. If you are looking to go on a few tours around Washington DC then  you should book them as soon as possible. Secondly, the weather in Washington DC can be quite unpredictable. It’s important to pack both warm and cool clothing so you’re prepared for anything. Plan ahead! Book your tours online, book your hotel, you know the drill!