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Visit Arlington National Cemetery and explore some of the most famous memorials around Washington, DC on this guided, 5-hour sightseeing tour. At Arlington National, witness the Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknowns, then stop at famous landmark locations like the Marine Corps War Memorial, Korean War Veterans Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial and more. Additionally, see the Lincoln Memorial, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial and many more — even the White House, the United States Capitol and the National Mall.

Highlights

  • 5-hour tour of Arlington National Cemetery and several memorials in DC
  • Visit war memorials, JFK’s grave site and the Eternal Flame
  • Get great views of the White House, Pentagon, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, US Capitol and more
  • Enjoy free time to have lunch and shop at Pentagon City Mall

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

A moving and inspiring tour that visits sites including the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Iwo Jima Marine Corps Memorial. Your guide will share stories of war heroes as you visit Arlington National Cemetery.

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What You Can Expect

Arlington National Cemetery and War Memorials Tour

Marine Corps War Memorial at the Arlington National Cemetery

On this 5-hour adventure from Washington, DC, travel from the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill to Arlington National Cemetery, approximately a 15-minute drive. Visit the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery for the Changing of the Guard ritual by members of the US Third Infantry. Stop to see the John F. Kennedy Eternal Flame, then continue on to the US Coast Guard Memorial and the United States Marine Corps War Memorial, better known as the Iwo Jima Memorial and more.

After lunch at Pentagon City Mall (own expense), stop at the United States Air Force Memorial, the Pentagon Memorial, the National World War II Memorial, the Korean War Veterans Memorial and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

While riding in the coach, see the gamut of popular landmark locations in and around Washington, DC. There’s the Pentagon, the Lincoln Memorial, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, FBI Headquarters, the Robert F. Kennedy Department of Justice Building, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, the Washington Monument, the Smithsonian Institution Building, the White House, the United States Capitol and the National Mall.

The tour will conclude at Arlington National Cemetery. 

Itinerary


Customer Reviews

Bob&mary

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Had a lot of fun, very informative tour. Tunde was an awesome guide.

Jana K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

We had a great time. Our tour guide Bobby was great. We probably could have done the tour in a shorter period of time. Our personal preference. The couple we were with wanted to see everything and we were more under the impression that if we wanted to spend an extended period of time somewhere we would come back the next day or two.

Byron H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

We really loved our Arlington National Cemetery tour. Tunday was our driver and history teacher, I might add. We had a lovely day together with another couple practically a private tour! We would highly recommend this tour.....just spectacular!

Richard R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Good tour, plenty of time to walk this sacred ground. Many unknown sites to see.

Nancy M USA

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

We had a wonderful time on this tour. Our tour guide, Mr. Alarape, was wonderful. He was like the internet of DC. Would do this again.

bcrimin

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Leroy was a wonderful guide. Lots of extra information and making efforts to cater to the specific interests of our group. Our Marine had an experience he will never forget!

Susan J L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Our guide Bobby was very knowledgeable and made the trip to Arlington very enjoyable.
We would highly recommend this to anyone looking for a historical trip through Washington DC and to the Arlington National Cemetery.

Ann

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Very nice. Very emotional.

Ernest P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

LOVED LOVED LOVED this tour! Our driver was so nice and funny, he told so many jokes and had really good information that you couldn't have gotten anywhere else.
When he dropped us off at the Cemetery he gave us our tickets so that we could get on the tram that takes you around right away.
Make sure you can manage your time wisely because there are little stops on the way down or up that you want to take your time at.

Maureen S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

This trip was made perfect by our tour guide, Bobby. He greeted us warmly, got us settled in and used a microphone hooray in the van so all of us could hear his wonderful dialogue on the history of the area. He told us what to expect and saw to it that we were comfortable with the trolly that took us to the different spots at the cemetery. He was waiting for us when we finished and took each of us to our hotels so we didn't have to find transportation after a long day. Bobby is the best!

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