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Address: Union Station (Bus Level), Washington DC, DC 20002
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Gray Line DC Tours provides numerous sightseeing opportunities in and...

Gray Line DC Tours provides numerous sightseeing opportunities in and around the Washington, DC area. Full-Day, Two-Day and Get-Away tours give you access to the many of the must-see locations, and charters provide groups with the opportunity for a private experience. Our drivers are also licensed tour guides for the city, and provide an enjoyable, entertaining and educational atmosphere.

Gray Line DC: Truly the Local Expert!

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Recommend the night tour!!

We purchased the hop on hop off day and night combo. The flexibility was wonderful! We could spend as little or as much as we wanted at a stop. However, the night time tour was... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2015
Elizabeth T
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Hodgenville, Kentucky
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

In April we booked the DC Hop-on Hop-off to get an overview of the monument locations. It was raining so we completed the loop another time with our second driver, Cheryl. She identified all the sites and added historical points of interests. She answered all of my questions. During both trips there were no more 2-3 other people. The next... More 

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1 Thank Justine W
Janelle M, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line DC, responded to this review

Hi Justine, thank you for your positive review and photos! We are happy to hear that you would like to take another tour with us. You are in luck because you have reviewed us during our special promotion, you have received a Family of Four Pass for your choice of DC After Dark or DC In A Day! Please contact... More 

Alexandria, Virginia
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2015

There was a group of us 11 of us on this tour. We had been held up as we were on the Gray Line - Red Loop tour to get to union station for pick up. (We waited as several different buses passed us as they were all full). We ran to the back of union station to get a... More 

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1 Thank Tina P
Janelle M, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line DC, responded to this review

Dear Tina, Thank you for your review. From the sound of it, you took a Big Bus Hop On Hop Off tour. Although we sell their tickets, we are a separate company from them. You can let them know about this experience on their TripAdvisor page. Thank you! More 

Lauderhill, Florida
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4 reviews
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I travel often to DC for leisure and love to take friends and family who've never visited DC and act as their street guide. This last fall, I took a couple friends on the DC After Dark tour and they loved it so much that they want to visit DC again with me and take another Grey Line DC tour.... More 

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Thank Lerxst15
Janelle M, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line DC, responded to this review

Dear Lerxst15, Thank you very much for a detailed, positive review! We are looking forward to seeing you again soon. You are in luck, because you have reviewed us during our special promotion, you have received Family of Four passes for your choice of our DC in a Day or DC After Dark tour! Please contact our manager, Brian at... More 

Westfield, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I recently brought a group of 8th graders to Washington DC and part of the planned events was a tour at Arlington Cemetery as I have done so over the past few years. This year I found some really positive changes. The tours left promptly from the Visitor Center and proceeding thorough out the grounds with informative guides detailing the... More 

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Thank Carl H
Janelle M, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line DC, responded to this review

Dear Carl, Thank you for your review and for picking up on the positive changes that have been made since you were last here. We are glad you took your group of students, as it is great for them to experience learning in a new place! Because you have reviewed us during our special promotion, you have received Family of... More 

Dallas, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Me and a co worker took this tour while visiting DC for the first time. It was extremely informative, and a the monuments are so beautiful at night.

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Thank cassie m
Janelle M, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line DC, responded to this review

Dear Cassie, We hope you had a great first time in DC and glad you enjoyed our night tour! Because you have reviewed us during our special promotion, you have received a Family of Four pass for your choice of our DC in a Day or DC After Dark tour! Please contact our manager, Brian at bburden@martzgroup.com or call our... More 

Ft. Lauderdale
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Cheryl, the motor coach narrator and driver, was superb. She was a history major and you can tell that she knows everything about DC without notes. She took us through the path of the plane that hit the Pentagon. I felt like I was there. Brian was very helpful explaining the tour.

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Thank d3r3
Janelle M, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line DC, responded to this review

Dear d3r3, Thank you very much for your great review and for sharing your tour photos! Because of your review during our special promotion time, You have received Family of Four passes to your choice of DC in a Day or DC After Dark! To claim, please contact our manager, Brian at bburden@martzgroup.com or call our Union Station office at... More 

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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

We did the DC in a day tour and first impressions lasted well throughout the day. The bus driver Bob was the rudest tour guide I've encountered. From the moment we stepped on the bus disappointment that we booked this tour. Tour is a term I'd loosely associate with this experience. More like drop you off and pick you up... More 

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1 Thank Simplyreviewing
Janelle M, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line DC, responded to this review

Dear Simplyreviewing, We would like to apologize on our behalf for your negative experience. We are looking to make improvements to this tour and making sure the driver escorts our customers to each of the sights, so we especially appreciate your honest review. If possible, we would like to discuss your experience further. Please contact our manager, Brian at bburden@martzgroup.com... More 

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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 August 2015

The entire experience was unpleasant. Customer service is the worst I've experienced since moving to D.C. We were told we would get a full refund because the issues were so horrible. 15 days after we were told we would get a refund (and FOUR emails I had to send before getting any response) we received confirmation the refund is on... More 

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Hodgenville, Kentucky
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We purchased the hop on hop off day and night combo. The flexibility was wonderful! We could spend as little or as much as we wanted at a stop. However, the night time tour was our favorite! Our guide was fantastic and was a DC local. So that really did help!!

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Thank Elizabeth T
Mudgee, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Very interesting full day tour to one of the main battle fields of the civil war, coach was modern and driver more than helpful explaining the history of the area. I had never thought i would ever get to go, as i have read a lot about the conflict, highly recommend this tour to anyone who is interested in Americian... More 

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Thank Robin p
Janelle M, Public Relations Manager at Gray Line DC, responded to this review

Dear Robin, We are happy to know that you enjoyed our Gettysburg tour and learned a lot from our guide! Because you have reviewed us during our special promotion, you have received a Family of Four Pass for your choice of DC After Dark or DC In A Day! Please contact our manager, Brian at bburden@martzgroup.com to claim your passes... More 

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