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Ride a luxury coach past major landmarks on this night bus tour of Washington DC. Gaze at floodlit memorials and monuments, such as the magnificent Lincoln Memorial and the glow of the Jefferson Memorial reflected in the Tidal Basin. After this 3-hour sightseeing tour, you’ll understand why the nation’s capital is considered one of the world’s most beautiful cities at night.


  • Washington DC night tour by state-of-the-art luxury 30-passenger coach
  • Admire Washington DC’s major attractions and monuments floodlit at night
  • Professional tour guide will hop off with you at each stop and walk with you through each attraction
  • Learn more as you listen to your guide’s informative commentary

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

The monuments are absolutely majestic lit up at night. This evening tour packs a lot into the 3 hours and is surprisingly ideal for travelers with limited time in DC.

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What You Can Expect

Washington DC Guided Night Tour

See the Iconic Landmarks in a Whole New Light

Start your 3-hour Washington DC night bus tour from the United States Navy Memorial. Settle into the state-of-the-art luxury coach, which seats up to 30 passengers, and view DC’s illuminated monuments and memorials from panoramic windows as you pass by.

You’re accompanied by a professional guide on this comprehensive sightseeing tour of the nation’s capital. Listen to interesting commentary about Washington DC history and get off the bus to snap photos of main attractions while accompanied by your guide.

See the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument and more — especially impressive when dramatically floodlit at night!

Customer Reviews

Margaret H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Great tour. Picked up and dropped off at hotel. Joan, the tour guide, was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic with a great personality. The driver, Ali, was on time, friendly, and very diligent. Could not have asked for a better experience. This was a great way to view the monuments at night.

Connie H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

All worked out with hotel pickup even though the bus driver seemed to have incorrect information from his dispatcher and returned us to a hotel down the street from ours.

The guide John? was terrific... knowledgeable, humorous and considerate.

Robert D

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Amazing tour, John our guide and Osei our driver made the tour interesting and fun! John was able to give some great restaurant suggestions and tips on what to see and the best times to go. This tour was definitely a highlight of the weekend!

Terry B United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

We had a wonderful time on our Viator Guided Night Tour. We thought 3 hours was going to be a long time but it went by so quickly. We saw all the major memorial and the White House illuminated and showing up in a totally different way. Our guide Nick was terrific. His knowledge of the history of the city and the buildings as well as general history of the area was really to be commended. He did a wonderful job of introducing us to this beautiful city. He was very friendly and took excellent care of his passengers. We would recommend Viator, this particular tour and Nick without a doubt.

Barbara D

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Nick was the tour guide. He was enthusiastic and informative. He had a lot of energy and made the tour a fun event.

Lauren L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Christopher, our tour guide was excellent. He knew his facts and history and delivered it well. Loved the humor. Our driver, Ali, was also wonderful. Getting us in and out of those congested areas is a talent. We enjoyed the evening/night effects of the tour and recommend this to all.

Geoffrey M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

My kids and I loved it. We did it first night in town and it was a spectacular way to see DC. The guide was very informative and entertaining.

Lynsey B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Had a great time.

Eunice B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

same as rated before

Samantha H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

We went on the best night tour!!! We were amazed at how knowledgable and passionate Chris our tour guide was of Washington D.C.! He made our tour informational and enjoyable. Thank you : We would definitely recommend that anyone take this tour, especially because of Chris and the driver, and how beautiful everything is lit up at night.

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