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Washington DC in One Day: Guided Sightseeing Tour

  • Travel via climate-controlled coach, eliminating the hassle of driving
  • See the top Washington DC sights in single day with ease
  • Gain in-depth knowledge through your guide's commentary
Washington DC in One Day: Guided Sightseeing Tour
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Combine the many highlights and landmarks of Washington DC in a single-day bus and walking tour. With a guide to accompany you and distill the importance of each sight, you'll feel well-informed rather than overwhelmed over the tour time. Highlights include the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, the White House, and a cruise on the Potomac River, among other important DC attractions.

What to Expect

Make your way to the United States Navy Memorial in Marine Park, where you'll meet your guide and group for your tour.

Climb into an air-conditioned coach and get ready for a well-organized tour of the capital city’s highlights. Head past top sights such as Freedom Plaza, the National Mall, Smithsonian Museums, and White House. Listen to engaging narrative on each landmark.

Disembark and head out on guided walks at certain spots, including the the World War II Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, and the US Capitol building. You'll get the chance to see these monuments up close and snap photos.

In season (March 15 to October 16), the tour includes a boat cruise on the Potomac River; lunch is available for purchase on board. Off season, the tour stops at Fashion Centre in Pentagon City for free time and lunch (own expense).

After a full day of sightseeing, you'll return to your departure location.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Christopher was our tour guide and he was amazing! He knew so much about the history and has a great personality. Would strongly recommend!

Thank Annelise F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Washington in One Day Tour

This is a great way to see many of the Monuments and sights in the National Mall area and also to get a flavour of Georgetown. Our guide JOEY was excellent, she was very knowledgeable and also injected moments of humour also. She was working...More

Thank JanandAde1958
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
1st visit to DC

Husband and I went on this tour Memorial weekend. George and Ali were absolutely fantastic. George knows so many interesting facts that you would never have known about DC sites. Very out going and just a great guy. Never had rode subway before and he...More

Thank 365donnar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Best way to see all of the sites without walking 500 miles

We took the 4-hour, basic tour. It was excellent. Nate, our guide, was exceptionally knowledgeable about historical facts, figures and dates. Ali, our driver, was great. We saw all of the major monuments: Lincoln, Jefferson, Korea, WWII, Vietnam. The Mall is BIG - take the...More

Thank Kathie D
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Christopher our tour guide was awesome, he had swag, was really funny, and made the tour. The only thing that was kind of boring was the boat ride, if I were to do it again I would break off from the group and eat lunch...More

1  Thank Eliezer Y
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Rachael M
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Response from Kathie D | Reviewed this property |
The four hour tour ended around 2:00pm, just in time for a late lunch.
16 May 2018|
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Response from Lyon | Reviewed this property |
On our tour there were also only adults - fiollow the previous suggestion and call them - they are indeed very nice!
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