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DC by Foot

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DC by Foot is proud to offer an extensive schedule of pay-what-you-like Washington, DC tours, including the National Mall, Arlington Cemetery, Capitol Hill, Georgetown and more. In addition to walking tours, we also offer food, bike, bus and...more
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Washington DC, DC 20009
Dupont Circle
+1 202-370-1830
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a walking tour of the memorials at night. Our tour guide was Becca, she sent an email prior and gave us her contact info and told us exactly where to meet. She gave a nice tour with some great highlights. I would recommend...More

Thank Mary Jane C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We discovered DC Tours by Foot on our last visit to DC and NY and did a tour in each city which were both excellent. I’m pleased to say that this times tours of Old Town Alexandria (Erin) and Historic Georgetown (Becca G) still maintained...More

1  Thank MikeAlisonB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the 2-hour National Mall tour on a day of the week where the temperature was nearly 100 degrees. Our tour guide Dan who just recovered from having no voice still managed to inform us with loads of history and trivia with his loud...More

Thank jenipherc
Reviewed 11 August 2018

A great introduction to the memorials and monuments on the Mall, plus some White House history (though you just see it from afar). Wear comfortable shoes and bring water. Public bathrooms and water fountains are at certain points. Covers Wash. Monmt; White House; WWII Mem;...More

3  Thank Audrey G
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This tour is 4 hours but participants can opt for 2 hours leaving the tour half way. Rebecca, the tour guide was excellent-knowledge, interesting and considerate. This is our first visit to Washington DC and we have learned all out its history and key monuments...More

1  Thank Y V W
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

I highly suggest that you book a hop on/hop off trolley tour. Put cash back for Taxi fares. Walking is fine, but it eats up so much time and wears everyone out. Save some time at the Metro Station by asking for help right away....More

1  Thank TravelingMom20018
Reviewed 26 July 2018

My son and I took this tour and were blown away! Rebecca is so knowledgeable and we learned so much that we wouldn't have, had we done this tour independently. The changing of the Guard of the tomb of the unknown soldier is incredibly impressive,...More

2  Thank holly0817
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Rebecca led our two hour walking tour of the National Mall starting at 7 pm. She was energetic, knowledgeable, engaging and did an excellent job of sharing information about the memorials then allowing us time to explore on our own. We finished our tour at...More

2  Thank cdub757
Reviewed 25 July 2018

My boyfriend, cousin, and I did the nighttime Lincoln Assassination Tour with Rebecca and she was wonderful! She was upbeat, very funny, and filled with information about Lincoln and the events leading up to and following his assassination. For not being a big history buff,...More

1  Thank Christine F
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We took this tour with Rebecca (Becca) and couldn't have been more pleased. From start to finish, this tour exceeded my expectations. We received an email from Becca the day before our tour to confirm the details, answer frequently asked questions, and it provide her...More

2  Thank Luv2Travel10069
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23 March 2018|
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Response from Julen U | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you need to book it in their website.
Frances L
1 July 2017|
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Response from Tesla220 | Reviewed this property |
Oh yeah, we stopped at every monument in a shady spot.
6 May 2017|
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Response from stephen p | Property representative |
It really depends on several factors, but generally, we don't suggest investing in a private tour unless you really would like to have the tour guide dedicate all of his or her attention to your family or if there are any... More