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Mount Vernon and Old Town Alexandria Day Trip from Washington DC

Explore some of the most famous landmark locations around Washington, DC on this guided, half-day sightseeing tour. Travel to Mount Vernon, George Washington's popular plantation in Virginia and one of the nation’s most beloved historic sites. Learn about his life and tour his home of more than 40 years. Then enjoy a guided bus trip around Old Town Alexandria. See the many historic 17th- and 18th-century homes, hear colorful stories about this founding father and discover little known facts about all the monuments, statues and buildings in the area.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$78.99
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2-Hour Richmond Historic Landmark Trolley Tour

Explore Richmond, Virginia and learn about the city's historical landmarks on a 2-hour history tour aboard a classic trolley car. Your guide shares commentary about the history of one of the oldest cities in the United States as you roll past landmarks such as the State Capitol, Monument Avenue, and St. John's Church. Choose from two departures on the weekend and one on weekdays.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$38.00
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Washington DC Legend Daytime Comprehensive Tour

Explore the most famous monuments and war memorials of Washington, DC on this comprehensive, guided, full-day sightseeing tour. Climb aboard a mini bus with a small group and enjoy an educational and entertaining narrated history of the US capital. Travel around and through the plethora of famous memorials and monuments, with stunning views of the United States Capitol, the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument, the White House, Arlington Cemetery, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial and many other landmark locations. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$75.00
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War Memorials and Arlington National Cemetery Tour

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.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$68.99
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Private Night Tour of Washington DC with Dinner

Watch the city come alive on a private night tour of Washington D.C. Pass by a number of illuminated monuments such as the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument, and the Capitol Building. Sit down to a delicious dinner with your private dinner after learning about the history of the city and the U.S. from your guide.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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US$400.00
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Hollywood Cemetery Electric Car Tour in Richmond

Touring the historic Hollywood Cemetery in an electric Gem Car lets you see more sights in less time than a walking tour without compromising visibility. Cruise through the cemetery at a low speed en route to the final resting places of U.S. Presidents and other monuments, all while your guide shares stories about the lives of those who are buried here.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Tour- Air & Space or Natural History Museum

Houston, we have a problem – too many artefacts related to our aviation history to see on one tour! We’ll fly through the most visited of the Smithsonian museums, the Air & Space Museum, to see such gems as the Wright Brothers’ 1903 flyer, the command module from Apollo 11, and the Spirit of St. Louis!The T.Rex from Night at the Museum? Yeah, that’s in NYC but we have an elephant in the rotunda! But never fear, the Natural History Museum has fossils galore. If bones aren’t your thing, we’ll take you to see the Hope Diamond and the largest collection of vertebrates!The tour ends at the Natural History Museum where you can continue to explore.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$395.00
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Washington DC Day Star Tour

Explore the famous monuments and war memorials of Washington DC on this guided, 3-hour sightseeing tour. Climb aboard an air-conditioned minivan and enjoy an educational and entertaining narrated history of the US nation’s capital. Travel around and through the plethora of famous war memorials and monuments, featuring the White House, the United States Capitol, the Lincoln Memorial, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the Washington Monument, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Korean War Veterans Memorial and many other landmark locations.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Washington by Water Monuments Cruise

See the famous monuments of Washington, DC from an entirely new perspective on this narrated, 2-hour sightseeing cruise. Hop aboard a riverboat and enjoy the breathtaking view of our nation’s capital on an afternoon or evening excursion. Travel along the Potomac River to see the plethora of famous monuments and landmarks, with stunning reflective views of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Washington Monument, Arlington Memorial Bridge, and more. This is a truly unique look at the iconic monuments of Washington, DC.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Tour: George Washington's Mount Vernon

Travel to Mount Vernon, George Washington's popular plantation home in Virginia and one of the nation’s most beloved historic sites for this private, guided, 1-hour tour. Learn about his life as a founding father and first president of the United States. Explore his home of more than 40 years, including the 21-room mansion, the Colonial-era buildings, the beautiful gardens, a working distillery and gristmill and the museum and education center. Then take part in a special wreath laying at Washington’s tomb, if desired, to complete this memorable tour. Flat rate applies for groups of 1 - 10 travelers.
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$500.00
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Mount Vernon Day Tour from Washington DC

Visit George Washington’s historic home and estate with a 6-hour tour of Mount Vernon from Washington, D.C. Get a glimpse of the President’s life and work as you explore an elegant mansion furnished with period antiques and Washington’s personal belongings. Browse education exhibits at the onsite museum, and visit the tomb where George and Martha Washington were buried. Learn about the legacy of slavery at Mount Vernon in the slaves’ quarters, then tour the beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds before returning to D.C.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Mount Vernon and Arlington Cemetery Tour

Experience George Washington’s home and Arlington National Cemetery on a private 7-hour tour. Comfortable round-trip transportation from your hotel allows you to visit a number of points of interest, without the hassle of car rental. There’s no risk of going hungry with a light breakfast and lunch at Mount Vernon included. Enjoy immersive guided visits at each stop on your itinerary, with ample opportunity to ask questions and take photos.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Arlington National Cemetery Guided Walking Tour - Semi-Private 8ppl Max

Visit the graves of service members, military commanders, and American leaders on a 2.5-hour, small-group walking tour of Arlington National Cemetery. Pay your respects to President John F. Kennedy and General Sheridan, and see memorials to lost space shuttles, unknown soldiers, the U.S.S. Maine, and Robert E. Lee.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$49.00
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Private Tour of Washington DC War Memorials and Heros by Van

Experience the beauty and the history of Washington, DC during this private tour that makes stops at Arlington National Cemetery and other iconic war memorials. See the changing of the guards at the Tombs of the Unknowns, visit the family gravesite of President JFK and more with this memorable private tour by van.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$340.00
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Private Guided Walking Tour: Arlington National Cemetery

Explore Arlington National Cemetery with a dedicated guide on this private 2.5-hour walking tour. Visit the graves of the men and women buried there and listen to cemetery history from your guide. This private tour ensures a flexible itinerary and personalized attention from your guide.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$49.00
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Private Guided Tour: Arlington Cemetery & Smithsonian Museum of American History

Become more familiar with American history on this 5-hour private combo tour of the Arlington National Cemetery and the National Museum of American History. Follow your guide through these two important places as they keep you entertained with historical knowledge and fun facts. At the cemetery, see the gravesites of John F. Kennedy and casualties of the American Civil War. Stroll around the museum, and catch a glimpse of the star-spangled banner that inspired the US National anthem, as well as the ruby-red slippers from 'The Wizard of Oz.'
  • Duration: 300 to 330 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 300 to 330 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$95.00
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Haunted Old Town Alexandria Ghost and Pub Walking Tour

Stroll through Alexandria after dark with a costumed guide to delve deep into Alexandria's shady, ghostly history. Find hidden alleyways tucked behind historic buildings and listen to tales of the hauntings in this historical town. Make stops at four local pubs to enjoy adult beverages (own expense) along the way.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Civil War History Half-Day Tour

Discover central Virginia’s Civil War past on this private, half-day walking tour. Led by award-winning historian Rick Britton, visit Court Square, where auctions of slaves took place, and Rio Hill, the site of Albemarle County’s only clash of arms. Learn how central Virginia supported the Confederate war effort and hear about the surrender of Charlottesville and the University of Virginia, headquarters of the Charlottesville General Hospital. A Charlottesville hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Electric Bike Tour to Historical Berkeley Plantation with Lunch

This 28-mile (45 kilometer) ride from Richmond to the Berkeley Plantation flies by thanks to an electric bike assist and an entertaining guide. Ride through the Virginia countryside with ease on the car-free Virginia Capital Trail, and then tour the historical Berkeley Plantation when you arrive for a chance to learn about early life in Virginia.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$95.00
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Private Highlights National Mall Tour

A private tour of Washington DC’s top landmarks is a popular choice for visitors with limited time to explore. At each stop on the itinerary, from the Lincoln Memorial to the White House, your guide provides historical background and leaves ample time for photo ops. Not only does your private tour eliminate the hassle of navigating on your own, but also ensures a personal, tailored experience.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$400.00
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Private Day Tour on the National Mall

Enjoy a personal chauffeur and guide on a private day tour of Washington DC, with stops at the capital’s top monuments and landmarks. In addition to navigating for you, your guide provides background and little-known anecdotes at each stop, from the Lincoln Memorial to the White House. For lunch, climb aboard a Potomac River cruise (weather permitting) to see the monuments from a perspective visitors often miss.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$600.00
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Historical Horse and Carriage Tour of Fredricksburg Virginia

With a Fredericksburg horse and buggy tour, you can see the historic city the old-fashioned way. Trot to top Fredericksburg destinations such as Market Square and Rising Sun Tavern in an Amish-made wagonette, all while hearing stories and fun facts about the city’s history. You cover more ground than on a walking tour, too, making this tour a great orientation for first-time visitors.
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$18.00
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Private Manassas Behind the Scenes VIP Historical Walking Combo Tour

Enjoy personalized attention and access to areas not open to the public on this private tour of Manassas. You and your private group will have special private access to the Brentsville Courthouse Historic Center and the Ben Lomond Historic Site, as well as more time to explore and a musket-firing demonstration. This private tour allows you to get the most out of your visit to these historic sites.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Guided Tour Itinerary: 3 Days: DC, Mount Vernon, and Arlington Cemetery

Make the most of your time in the nation's capital, with this comprehensive tour of the Washington DC area. This guided tour hits all of DC's must-see highlights and monuments, with your guide ensuring that no time is wasted trying to find the way. With breakfast, lunch and transportation taken care of each day, guests enjoy a low-stress experience and have more time to take in the sights.
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Duration: 3 days
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US$2,200.00
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