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  • Excellent73%
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  • Poor4%
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Dc Trails offer live guides or pre-recorded commentary of Washington DC. Featuring our beautiful double decker open top buses. We offer a 24 hours Hop on Hop off, the 48 hours Hop-on Hop-off bus tour, Twighlight Tour and Mt. Vernon Tour of Old Town...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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478 L-Enfant Plaza SW,, Across from US postal service building, Washington DC, DC 20024-2114
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+1 202-339-0333
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great time on the hop on hop off D.C. Trails tour. Our guide Steve and driver Ed were the best as we hopped onto a couple of different buses following museum visits. Steve has all the knowledge a visitor to the area...More

Thank cldesigninc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow! If you're trying to decide, do this one. I'm a tour director for large groups & this Co is stellar. Two days of various guides & drivers (at times solo on bus) offered so many quips, fun facts & info my head was exploding-which...More

Thank Chocoholicjr
Reviewed 4 days ago

Choose Big Bus Tours. Choose A Segueway, Choose a Scooter. Do Not Choose Hop On Hop Off. We clambered aboard - after looking for a bus for over 45 minutes. Apparently there was an event on - so buses started late, and there were NO...More

1  Thank Simon C
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was SO impressed with the degree of care and service with every one of our tour guides, assistants, and drivers. One was especially accommodating and helpful— Tamara— she took the time to text me a pdf of another convenient way to get around after...More

Thank laurap0wers
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the kind review! We are so glad you had a great experience with Tamara and we hope to see you again in the near future. Best, DC Trails

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family went on the hop on hop off bus and the twilight monument tour. Both time Dion was our guide. He was knowledgeable and funny. My 17 year old son said he was really a cool guy. That says it all! At the end...More

Thank Melissa B
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the kind review, Melissa! We are so glad you enjoyed your tour with Dion and we hope to see you again in the near future. Best, DC Trails

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This whole trip far exceeded my pretty high expectations. Our guide / driver Charles has a superb personality combined with an encyclopaedic knowledge of George Washington and pretty much everything related to him. The drive to and from Mount Vernon was entertaining, educational and very...More

1  Thank Paul H
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the kind review, Paul! We are so glad you had a great experience with us and we hope to see you again in the near future. Best, DC Trails

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with my Dad and we enjoyed the tour and history. The guide was very informative and funny! Would recommend to anyone.

Thank Mariposa1020
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the kind review! We are so glad you had a great experience and we hope to see you again in the future. Best, DC Trails

Reviewed 1 week ago

On September 5th 2018 my wife and I used this tour service. Worst mistake in our lives. Was left at the stop for FDR/MLK for 48 minutes in the full sum with the temperature of 94 degrees. Three of the competition buses came in that...More

1  Thank adamsdl54
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We Had a great time. Very knowledgeable guides. Loved the freedom to hop on and off weiuld definitely recommend

Thank SaminaP12
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

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

Reviewed 1 week ago

Robert was not very personable and commentary was not as informative as we had hoped it would be. The actual Mount Vernon site and staff were wonderful!More

2  Thank GoPlaces613265
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We take great pride in our tours and I'm sorry to hear that yours did not go as planned. We appreciate the feedback and hope to see you again in the near future. Best, DC...More

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Andrea D
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Response from AkOrgirl | Reviewed this property |
We purchased at main office.
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Lola F
24 July 2018|
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Response from stang55 | Reviewed this property |
You must have read someone else’s review. I did not say we had a crappy time.
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travelpal60
4 July 2018|
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Response from Dctrailsontour | Property representative |
We have a total of 21 stops, the loop is 1:45mints.
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