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DC Trails

478 L-Enfant Plaza SW,, Across from US postal service building, Washington DC, DC 20024
+1 202-339-0333
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US$ 42.00*
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Washington DC Essential Hop-On Hop-Off plus Bonus Tour
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Washington DC Twilight Tour
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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 Alexandria.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“twilight tour” (433 reviews)
“bus driver” (218 reviews)
“thomas hobbs” (149 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
478 L-Enfant Plaza SW,, Across from US postal service building, Washington DC, DC 20024
+1 202-339-0333
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked a night tour for Friday October 13th. There was a mess-up at the beginning which almost lead to our tour being canceled but at the last minute we were able to go. We are SO glad the tour went on. The monuments were...More

Thank JCMW2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

We bought a package from Groupon good for 2 days and one evening tour for the price of one day with another company. DC Trails Hop on Hop off was fantastic! All of their guides were so knowledgable and personable. It has loads of stops...More

Thank SharlaRae
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the tour through Old Town Alexandria and to Mount Vernon. Charles Smith was our driver and guide. He was polite, friendly, and knowledgeable. He kept us engaged by asking questions as he shared his knowledge about the sites. He answered the questions that...More

Thank Randi L
Dctrailsontour, Manager at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for sharing your experience, Randi L, we’re so happy that you like Charles Smith And you enjoy our Mount Vernon Tour. Hope to see you again on your next visit.

Reviewed 2 days ago

First off I purchased the tickets through Groupon. When I tried to book through the website I was having difficulties. I called the number and the guy that answered the phone happily made my reservations using the Groupon and sent me a confirmation. The night...More

Thank tess318
Reviewed 2 days ago

I just brought a group of students on a Washington DC Trip led by Charles Smith and his partner Anita. Not only is Charles an experienced and excellent driver, Charles had an excellent rapport with the students and adults. You can tell he loves people...More

Thank thegluv
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

When available, I take a double decker big bus tour of every city I visit to get a general layout of the land and some history of the buildings and architecture that encompass it. The first couple tour guides were just average, however we were...More

Thank Katherine S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Overall the tour was entertaining and educational. We had a daylight hours tour and then the Twilight Tour that evening. There were two hiccups that didn't sit too well with us however. We hopped off of the bus to see the Lincoln Memorial and subsequently...More

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Brittany was amazing. She was so funny and so informative. She knew so much about the history of dc. She kept us laughing all night. It's definitely a must do. Seeing the city light up at night is just breathtaking. Definitely will do it again...More

Thank Alana P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thanks to Henry K and driver Nick. I was educated, entertained, and delivered an excellently memorable experience! Definitely recommend.

Thank netripss
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Charles Smith was our tour guide for our middle school class trip to Washington DC. He is the best driver/tour guide I have ever had. He really makes connections with the kids, and is very funny. Thanks Charles for making our trip amazing!!

Thank Brady K
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7 September 2017|
Response from jmposey86 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it does. it starts at 7 pm at L'Enfent Plaza. Some hotels offer a shuttle there but you can park, take the Metro train, or bus.
Jodi R
28 July 2017|
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Response from sierrascrapper | Reviewed this property |
You shouldn't have any issues. We had to take the Metro back to Arlington and didn't have any problems as the Metro ran until midnight. I think we got off the bus around 10:15 or so and we were back in Arlington long before... More
27 July 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
They had 56 people on our tour and not all the spaces were filled in the double decker bus.