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31st and K St NW, Washington Harbour, Washington DC, DC
+1 888-634-3335
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

The outing was exactly what we hoped it would be, and that is saying something. We are honestly not the most easy to please people. My husband and I have been living in the city for more than 20 years but Captain Denny was able...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended for personalized, water tour!! Our tour guide, Art, was extremely knowledgeable in American History and did an excellent job sprinkling tidbits of history throughout our journey!! The boat goes as fast or as slow as you request and it’s interesting to see our...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2018

Captain Denny is warm friendly and welcoming!! Boat is well kept , well stocked and perfect for family or small friends group. Tour gives you a chance to have quality relaxed time with your group while you get to see the impressive vistas of Washington...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

We had two boats for a party of 12th- ranging in age from 2 to 72. Every one of us loved the experience.

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Denny C, Owner at Embark - DC Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you for your kind review and making the effort to do so! Having all of you on two boats having fun and touring was fantastic! You were all terrific and glad you all enjoyed yourselves on the Potomac. See you again soon! Captain Denny

Reviewed July 30, 2018

Man, I read all the reviews before I booked my trip and each and every one of them was accurate. The boat tour was easily the highlight of our DC trip. Captain Denny was so informative, and friendly. We did a one hour tour, but...More

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Denny C, Owner at Embark - DC Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you very much for taking time to write this kind review, Kaushik! It was a total pleasure having you both on the boat for your special evening. Hope to see you again soon! Captain Denny

Reviewed July 29, 2018

We boarded Embark's sleek and comfortable boat at Georgetown Harbor and immediately felt welcomed and relaxed.Our two-hour round-trip tour included great views of the monuments, the Washington Channel including General's Row and the Southwest waterfront, Reagan National Airport, and the Pentagon among many other dramatic...More

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Denny C, Owner at Embark - DC Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review! It was a pleasure having you and your family aboard with us. Glad the weather was fantastic. Hope to see you again soon! Captain Denny

Reviewed June 10, 2018

Captains Denny and Leigh gave our family of five a great tour of DC from the water. It was a 60th birthday surprise for my husband and Captain Denny went out of his way to keep the secret while dealing with recent flooding in DC....More

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Denny C, Owner at Embark - DC Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Thank you very much for your wonderful review here, Kelly. Sincerely appreciate your taking the time to post it. We had a great time with you and your family on the boat tour and very pleased that all of you enjoyed it. Hope to see...More

Reviewed May 30, 2018

I chartered a sunset cruise with Captain Denny as the highlight of our 'DC getaway' anniversary celebration. We sailed from Georgetown to the DC Wharf seeing the sights along the Potomac - the monuments and memorials, the bridges and airport, the Pentagon and Anacostia, the...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

First and foremost, Captain Denny was wonderful!! He was a wealth of knowledge and so personable. There were things to keep the kids and the adults entertained. Well worth the time and cost. He knew facts and info that even stumped our history buffs.

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Reviewed April 12, 2018

If it hadn't been for our travel agent Elisa Brown, we may never have discovered Embark DC Boat Tours. I was a little apprehensive because my 9 year old twins are not "into" history, and generally anxious about new experiences, but boy was I pleasantly...More

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Denny C, Owner at Embark - DC Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Dear Jessica, Thank you for your great review here. It was an absolute pleasure to take you and your wonderful family out on the Potomac and Washington Channel for an historic and exciting tour. Glad you all had a great time and enjoyed it. Hope...More

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Anson Z
June 18, 2018|
Response from Leo M | Reviewed this property |
The website has a more detailed list of rates but basically $375/hr.
Anson Z
June 18, 2018|
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Response from Denny C | Property representative |
We offer private customized boat tours of the DC area for small groups (up to 6 people). Our rate is $375 per hour plus tax, which includes the boat, Captain/Tour Guide, fuel and complimentary beverages. We offer durations... More