Washington, DC: Mt. Vernon Day Trip with Ferry and Breakfast


Discover George Washington’s Mount Vernon on a guided full-day excursion from Washington, DC, complete with mansion tickets and round-trip transport aboard a scenic river cruise.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    7 hour


  • Highlights
    • Take a gorgeous cruise down the Potomac River.
    • Enjoy VIP privileges including prime seating on the boat.
    • Learn the fascinating story of America’s first president.
    • Explore Washington's home with pre-booked mansion tickets.
    • Have breakfast and lunch on the boat during the scenic ride.
  • Full description
    Arrive at the wharf where you’ll meet your expert guide, ready to take you on the ferry. You’ll be the first to board, giving you access to the best seats in the house before your guide introduces you to the area and the sights you’re about to see. After a relaxing hour and a half spent soaking up these iconic sights from the water—and enjoying a light breakfast—you’ll arrive at the Mount Vernon ready to continue your exploration.

    For the most comprehensive tour of the estate and grounds possible, you'll be in the capable hands of your expert Walks guide. According to George Washington himself, “no estate is more pleasantly seated than Mount Vernon” and you'll soon see just what he...  more
  • Includes
    • Potomac River cruise
      Tickets to George Washington’s mansion
      Continental breakfast on boat (outbound trip)
      Picnic lunch on the boat (return trip)
      Local guide
  • Exclude
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off