3 Hour Beginner DC Monument Kayak Tour


Our professional instructors and guides will teach your group all about flatwater kayaks, how to paddle with correct technique. From our kayaks you will experience truly unique views of the Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, the Tidal Basin and many other significant historical points of interest. No crowds out here! We will interpret the history behind those beautiful monuments and bridges as we paddle. You'll also learn the rich history of the Georgetown area, as we circumnavigate Washington Island (tide dependent). Catch a glimpse of heron, kingfisher, see and learn about the many other aspects of our river ecosystem. All equipment is included! See below for details.

3 Hour Beginner DC Monument Kayak Tour

Enjoy a three-hour guided trip of one of the most scenic sections of the Potomac River. You'll see everything from ducks to the Washington Monument. Like all of our beginner trips are specifically designed for people with limited paddling experience (calm water, stable kayaks, friendly instruction).

2024 Dates (Choose any weekday):

  • May: Monday - Friday
  • June: Monday - Friday
  • July: Monday - Friday
  • August: Monday - Friday
  • September: Monday - Friday
  • October: Monday - Friday

Includes : Kayak, paddle, personal floatation device

Location (link) : Columbia Island Marina

Time : AM or PM

Duration : 3 hours

Cost / Payment : $125 per person. Pay balance via check within 5 days of reservation deposit and save 10%.