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Dynamite Day Tour: Small-Group DC Bus Tour

  • Explore with a guide: Hear little-known stories about each location
  • Comfortable tour van saves hours of walking
  • Two-part tour: Enjoy a midday break with the group
Dynamite Day Tour: Small-Group DC Bus Tour
From US$ 79.00
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Dynamite Day Tour: Small-Group DC Bus Tour
From US$ 79.00
On this full-day bus tour of Washington DC, avoid the hassle of figuring out public transit on your own and visit more landmarks than you ever could on foot. Listen to the guide’s fascinating stories and then enjoy 10 to 20 minutes of free time to walk around each landmark. A small group size ensures the experience is tailored to your preferences.
What to Expect
Meet your tour guide at 9am at the Grand Army of the Republic Memorial, just steps away from the National Mall. From the comfort of a tour van, you are able to visit more landmarks than you ever could on foot in a single day.
A local guide provides historical background and little-known anecdotes at each point of interest, including the White House, Jefferson Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, and various war memorials. Explore on your own for 10 to 20 minutes before moving on to the next location.
After a midday lunch break (own expense), continue to more of DC’s top landmarks. Unlike many inflexible full-day tours, the day's itinerary is subject to change depending on the preferences of the group. Around 4pm, arrive back to downtown DC and part ways with the guide.
Reviews (86)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Very informative tour

We had a small group, just the 2 of us and one other. Brian was super informative, and kept us interested all day. The day covered everything listed and more as we were able to get through some places a little quicker with the small...More

Thank LindamaccW
Reviewed 24 October 2018
Perfect way to see DC !

We had a fantastic all day tour with Dustin. My folks have mobility issues and wanted a refresh of D.C. We also had a friend who had never visited D.C. I knew my folks couldn't handle a lot of walking and we also had limited...More

Thank KVM0716
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile
Awesome Tour

Brian was great and very knowledgeable. He clearly enjoys his job and learning new things. Highly recommended.

Thank GrandTour823265
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile
DC in a Day!

Brian was very accommodating. He picked us up at our hotel, across from the Pentagon at 8:15 a.m. He eventually picked up 8 other people. He picks up, depending on your location. If you are too far out from DC, we have a meeting point,...More

Thank kfadams
Reviewed 28 September 2018
Knowledgable Guide, Very Thorough Tour

This was a great way to see many of the DC sites in a short amount of time. Our group was small and we were able to pack a lot into the tour. Our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable, both about the history of the...More

Thank B737VVta
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Philip S
19 November 2018|
Response from Survey54 | Reviewed this property |
‘Archives - Navy Memorial - Penn Quarter’ metro station is the closest. You can also prearrange for them to pick you up at a number of local hotels.
Analise B
13 November 2018|
Response from purchases | Reviewed this property |
Josh there were so many - their web site lists them but in truth our guide added a couple
Stevie B
17 May 2018|
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Response from 46raphaelp | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the location of the hotel or where the bus will or will not go. If you send them an email, I am sure they can answer your question best.
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