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  • Location: Washington D.C., District of Columbia
  • Duration:  6 hours (approx.)

Washington DC can be overwhelming with all of its different sights, but when seated aboard this luxury coach in the company of a knowledgeable guide, you can experience the best that DC has to offer in a single day. Over the course of the six-hour, narrated tour, ride in comfort between popular sites such as the Lincoln Memorial and White House, and enjoy guided walks around the US Capitol Building, the Lincoln Memorial, the World War II Memorial and the Korean War Veterans Memorial.


  • Tour of Washington DC's most famous monuments and landmarks by state-of-the-art luxury 30-passenger coach
  • See the White House, Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam Memorial, and more from your comfortable coach
  • Hop off for guided walks around the US Capitol Building, the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial and much more
  • Take a scenic 1-hour Potomac River cruise (March 15 - October 6)
  • Learn about the sights you see from your knowledgeable guide
  • Small-group tour limited to 30 people ensures a more personalized experience

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

There is so much to see in Washington DC, so this tour is a great way to keep you from being overwhelmed. Having the guide accompany you at the stops really sets this tour apart. If you can, visit in the spring to take advantage of the Potomac River cruise!

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What You Can Expect

Washington DC in One Day: Guided Sightseeing Tour

See the US Capitol Building and Other Iconic Sights

This narrated Washington DC tour begins at the US Navy Memorial, where you’ll step aboard a luxury coach and meet your professional guide. Over the next six hours you’ll tour Washington D.C.’s most popular sights, and get views from the coach of the National Mall, Freedom Plaza, and the White House.

Stretching your legs on a walking tour, listen as your guide provides knowledgeable insight on the city’s buildings and memorials, and walk around the US Capitol Building as well as the Lincoln Memorial. Your tour also includes visits to the Korean Veterans Memorial and the Iwo Jima (Marine Corps) Memorial, and a stop at the World War II Memorial for photos, questions, and stories.

From March 15 to October 6, enjoy a scenic one-hour cruise along the Potomac River, where you’ll see Netherlands Carillon, the Lee Mansion, and Teddy Roosevelt Island. Lunch is available for purchase on board, and in the winter months from October 7-March 14, purchase lunch in an indoor courtyard surrounded by fascinating history.

During all times of year, this guided tour of Washington DC concludes at the US Navy Memorial.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

We very much enjoyed this tour. The guide was so informative and was able to answer any questions.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

We highly recommend this tour. It is a great way to see the sights. Our tour guide, Christopher, was very knowledgeable and entertaining. The boat ride on the Potomac was nice. Wear comfortable shoes. Even though you are on the bus you still get off to look at the different memorials, White House, etc.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Very enjoyable! Clean bus, knowledgeable guides, overall an excellent tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

We had a short business trip and wanted to include a day of sight seeing. This was certainly the way to go. Our Tour Guide, Joan was awesome. She provided extra tidbits of info for an extra special touch and was so knowledgeable and courteous at all of our stops. The trip accommodations were wonderful. Must Do!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

The attention to detail and our tour Guide John was a great host during our day in Washington, DC.

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5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Kudos to passionate tour guide Andy and bus driver Tony for a great tour!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Completely efficient from start to finish. Our tour guide Andy was absolutely fantastic, he worked so hard, his knowledge was brilliant and he made the tour amazing, he made it interesting and held our attention, he had us all in the palm of his hand. What a very interesting guy. Since the tour I have wanted to find out more about some of the places we visited and famous people he told us about. Please pass on our praise of Andy to the company

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

We had an excellent experience with Linda, our tour guide, and Tony, the driver. Linda was enthusiastic, well informed and caring of her group's well being.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015


5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

I would recommend this tour if you only have 1-2 days in DC, its gives you a fantastic overview of what to see in DC. If course if you want to spend time in the many museums, you will need to need a week or more!
It was quite hot when we visited, so the air-conditioned bus and cold water allowed us to cover much more ground then you could do yourself.

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