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Washington DC Essential Hop-On Hop-Off plus Bonus Tour

By: DC Trails
  • Guided commentary adds context to each stop at top DC attractions
  • Easily connect to the web and social media sites with free Wi-Fi
  • No need to search for public restrooms with a bathroom on every bus 
Washington DC Essential Hop-On Hop-Off plus Bonus Tour
From US$42.00
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1 Day Hop-On Hop-Off
1 Day Hop-On, Hop-Off City Tour
From US$42.00
2 Day Hop-On Hop-Off + Night
2 Day Hop-On, Hop-Off with Free Night Tour Included. Call to reserve date for complimentary night tour after booking. Bonus night tour is reserved based on availability.
From US$59.00

Get a comprehensive overview of Washington DC's highlights on your own time with this hop-on hop-off bus tour. While riding, listen to engaging commentary on the sights, and then hop off at any of the 20 stops to explore independently. Choose from a 24-hour ticket (including a bonus night tour) or 48-hour ticket (including a night tour or cruise) to suit your budget and schedule.

What to Expect

Make your way to L'Enfant Plaza to activate your 24- or 48-hour pass and begin your hop-on hop-off bus tour, with buses arriving about every 30 minutes. Step aboard a bus and find a comfortable seat either in the open-air top deck or in the climate-controlled area below.

Begin your tour focusing on the most important Washington DC highlights and landmarks. Listen to engaging commentary from your driver and disembark at any of the 20 stops to explore on your own. This flexible tour allows you to create your own itinerary. Route highlights include the US Capitol Building, Jefferson Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, National Archives, and the White House.

The 24-hour ticket includes a bonus nighttime tour, and the 48-hour ticket allows you to choose between a night tour or a harbor cruise.

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Reviewed today
Great Experience

DC Trails did a fantastic job! I purchased 48 hour passes for 2 adults and 2 children. The Twilight Tour was complementary with the 48 hour passes, and that tour alone was worth at least what I paid for all 4 tickets. Brittany was our...More

Thank SarahCarlson
Reviewed yesterday
Ist rate way to acquaint yourself with DC !!!

Great company, easy to book, very nice motor coaches WITH restrooms. We bought a two day pass which included the twilight tour too and it was perfect. 1st day get a good overview of DC monuments, museums and highlights. Use the 2nd day od the...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 days ago
Twilight Tour was good, but wish buses were available more often...

We got the 2-day pass with the Twilight tour option. The Twilight tour was good and met our expectations. Our guide was funny and informative. What was a negative was the frequency of their tour buses at the various stops. We waited over 30 minutes...More

Thank Louis C
Reviewed 5 days ago
Poor Customer Service

After purchasing three Hop On Hop Off Washington DC tour tickets from Expedia on Monday June 11th for $39.00 each I was unable to print or send the voucher to my phone. I contacted customer service and after nearly 2 hours I was told that...More

Thank randylewis3
Darnell P, Manager at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Randylewis3, I am so sorry this happened to you but you have left this review on the wrong company. We are DC Trails, and do not offer a Patriot tour. We also do not have a ticket price that matches $49. The last thing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Total Disappointment

We booked online and were told because of some activities, not all stops would be serviced until after noon. We called and the customer service person told us to come down to stop #1 to scan our bar codes and receive our tickets. I explained...More

Thank Thomas M
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