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  • Location: Washington D.C., District of Columbia
  • Duration:  5 hours (approx.)
Explore Washington DC’s Arlington National Cemetery and most famous memorials on this 6-hour coach and walking tour. Your licensed tour guide hops off at each stop, leading you through the cemetery and the memorials. See JFK’s grave site and the Eternal Flame, and stroll through sites including the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the World War II Memorial. Witness the Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and get great views of the White House, Lincoln Memorial, US Capitol and more. Throughout the day, you’ll hear interesting stories and facts about valiant war heroes from your expert guide.


  • 6-hour tour of Arlington National Cemetery and several memorials in DC
  • Combine a coach tour and walking tour to explore at a leisurely pace
  • Walk through sites including the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, World War II Memorial and Pentagon Memorial
  • Hear stories of valiant heroes as your licensed tour guide leads you through the cemetery and memorials
  • 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, Pentagon 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

Meet your guide at the Hyatt Regency at Capitol Hill in the morning and travel by coach or van, depending on the size of your group, to Arlington National Cemetery, where thousands of US war heroes are buried.

Learn how this is the site of Confederate General Robert E Lee's former 1,100-acre (445-hectare) plantation. Get great views of DC from his home, Arlington House, and head down to the grave site of JFK and the Eternal Flame, where John F Kennedy is buried alongside his wife, Jackie Onassis Kennedy, and brothers Robert F Kennedy and Ted Kennedy.

Witness the Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and walk through the cemetery for a more intimate experience of this vast national treasure.

At midday, stop for lunch (own expense) at Pentagon City Mall. Continue your coach tour and hop off the bus with your licensed tour guide as to visit famous memorials that honor war heroes and military branches. Enjoy time to walk through the Air Force Memorial, Pentagon Memorial, World War II Memorial, Korean War Veterans Memorial and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

Aboard the coach, you’ll get great views of sites like the Pentagon, White House, US Capitol, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial and the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial (a full list of sites seen and visited can be found in the Itinerary section below).

Throughout your tour, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take photos, learn about the history of the sites and hear stories of the sacrifices these courageous military heroes made.


You'll stop and explore the following sites:
Air Force Memorial
Pentagon Memorial
Marine Corps Memorial (Iwo Jima)
World War II Memorial
Korean War Veterans Memorial
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
US Navy Memorial

Additional sites you'll pass, but not stop at, include:
Lincoln Memorial
Jefferson Memorial
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
Martin Luther King Jr Memorial
JFK Performing Arts Center
FBI Building
Robert F Kennedy Department of Justice Building
Holocaust Museum
Washington Monument
Smithsonian Building
White House
US Capitol
National Mall

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

We were lucky we had our own private tour guide did not have any other clients, his name was Leroy and he was great. He took us to all the places we needed to go told us all the history and stories of the city. Very enjoyable day!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

The tour was terrific and would recommend it to anyone visiting the city.

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