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Washington DC Twilight Tour

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Overview
Join this Guided open-air, London style Double-Decker bus tour that allows you to see America's Capital City when she's at her most beautiful: by twilight! On this tour, you'll visit Washington's most stunning historic sights, including the White House, Tidal Basin, Lincoln Memorial, FDR and MLK,  Vietnam, Korea, World War II, and the stunning Marine Corps Iwo Jima Memorial. This tour is 3 1//2 hours long and includes a live tour guide that will walk with the group at each stop.
Highlights
  • See more than 15 attractions during this Washington DC twilight tour
  • Make a stop at the White House for photos of the grounds lit up at night
  • Hear historical stories from a guide as you ride
  • Comfortable bus features onboard restrooms for convenience
What to Expect
Meet for this 3.5-hour Washington DC tour in L'Enfant Plaza. Board a bus, equipped with bathrooms for your convenience, and head out through the U.S. capital city with a guide. Your tour passes by many top Washington DC attractions, including the National WWII Memorial, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, the Tidal Basin, Lincoln Memorial, Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, National Archives, and the J. Edgar Hoover Building. Your guide tells you about landmarks and U.S. history as you cruise through the city streets, taking in awesome views in the evening. You’ll also make a stop at the White House for a photo op of the building lit up.
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Important Information
Departure Point
478 L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA
Departure Time
7:00 PM
Duration
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Guided tour. Guide will step off bus at each stop, and walk with the guest.
  • Live commentary on board
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • All coaches have bathrooms available for use
  • Please arrive ~15 minutes early (6:45pm) for boarding because this tour leaves approximately at 7pm
  • Open-air coach. Dress appropriately
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family 2 adults, 4 kids 7-15 all really enjoyed this tour. Tamara our tour guide was very knowledgeable, funny, and interesting. The only problem we had was being at the right place to start, so make sure you get clear directions on where to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Elise B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was hesitant to book the tour based on some of the other reviews I read, but I'm so glad I did! We went on a Twilight tour with Dion, and his wealth of D.C. knowledge was amazing. We've been to D.C. quite a few...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Cynthia D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best tour guide I have ever had! He put his heart and soul in this tour! He had the knowledge and ability to make the tour fun and extremely personal all at the same time! He deserves a raise!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Navigate405043
Reviewed 1 week ago

The worst tour of my entire time in Washington DC. The tour guide was not well trained in any type of historical reference. Kept apologizing for not knowing the context of what she was speaking about. Said she had to do more research. It was...More

Date of experience: October 2019
2  Thank Dave Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tour was great. Tamara was our tour guide. She was energetic and fun. Very knowledgeable about everything. I know the tour is timed and everyone needs to stay together but some of the older people had a difficult time. You might want to add to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jill B
DCtrails-admin, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the raving review, Jill! We are so glad you enjoyed our Twilight Tour and we hope to see you again in the near future. Best, DC Trails

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