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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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Guided sightseeing tour; price of lunch not included.

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 yesterday via mobile
Our First time in DC!

Our first family trip to DC! It was great tour with Andrew our guide and Thomas our driver. Both were very professional and attentive. The tour covered a lot and my kids loved it. It definitely got them tired. Kudos to the staff!

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Washington in one fantastic day

Our guide ANDREW and our driver Thomas were outstanding! They gave us the inside scoop and great insight into Washington. They were on time, respectful, entertaining, and informative. Water was provided all day which was very welcome. We thoroughly enjoyed this trip - it was...More

Thank pearbearbass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour with Christopher

This was mine and my wife's first trip to Washington DC so we chose to do a tour and what a great choice. Christopher was very knowledgeable of the city and it's history and his personality added so much fun to the trip.

1  Thank Herbert K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fantastic Day

With limited time to see Washington we decided to do a guided day trip with US Guided Tours. The driver (Raphael) picked us up from our hotel and we joined or guide Dion for a fabulous way to see a lot in one day. Dion...More

3  Thank bgws
Reviewed 5 weeks 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
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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 loislane1219 | Reviewed this property |
As there were only adults on my tour I am not sure about strollers. However I would call the office to find out. The staff are super nice! My guess would be they probably can accommodate you given the bus we were on but I... More