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Washington DC Sightseeing Tour with Photo Stops & Seasonal Potomac River Cruise

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Washington DC Sightseeing Tour with Photo Stops & Seasonal Potomac River Cruise

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icon6 hours  (Approx.)
Pickup from select hotels
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

Overview

Explore the famous landmarks and monuments of Washington DC on this guided 6-hour walking and riding sightseeing tour. Hop aboard a deluxe motor coach and enjoy an educational and entertaining narrated history of the nation’s capital. Stop at the White House and the United States Capitol, plus the Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial and much more. The full-day tour features more than 30 sites with stops to at least 12 sites. It’s a great way to see many of DC’s popular attractions.
  • 6-Hour Guided Washington DC tour
  • Stop at top sites with detailed narration from your guide on board the bus and at each stop
  • Get great photo ops of the White House, Lincoln Memorial, US Capitol Building and more
  • Seasonal Boat Cruise of Potomac River departing from Georgetown

Why Travelers Choose This Tour

A balance of driving and site visits keeps the pace varied, and the commentary engages even the older kid and tween set. Experience over 30+ Washington DC sites with stops at 12 of them including White House, MLK Memorial, U.S. Capitol and more. Boat Cruise of Potomac River available seasonally.
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6-Hour Washington DC Sightseeing Tour with Seasonal Potomac River Cruise
Hotel Pick-Up (from select DC Hotels)
Stop at top DC Sites including the U.S. Capitol, White House, Lincoln Memorial, MLK Memorial, & more
Seasonal Boat Ride along the Potomac River (April - mid October)
Visit Georgetown Washington Harbor for lunch on own before ferry (DC Wharf when ferry not operating)
Professional Tour Guide that stays with you through out tour, and walks you through the sites
Pass by over 30+ top Washington DC Sites and Memorials
Gratuities
Food & Drinks (stop for lunch on own during tour)

Departure Point

800 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004, USA

Bus stop is located on Pennsylvania Avenue NW near the corner of 9th Street NW and close to the National Archives building. There will be sign on a pole with Signature Tours next to a bench. Please arrive no later than 10:15 AM. The address is 800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Washington DC 20004

Departure Time

10:30 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Meet the guide and the rest of the tour group at the National Archives Building to begin this comprehensive 6-hour tour around and through the nation’s capital, Washington DC. Travel aboard an air-conditioned motorcoach with an expert local guide who knows the city inside and out.

Visit the most popular monuments, memorials, and museums in DC. Drive by 30 of Washington, DC’s top sites with stops at 12 of them, including the United States Capitol, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, the Korean War Veterans Memorial, the Marine Corps War Memorial (aka the Iwo Jima Memorial), the World War II Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, the White House, the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Vietnam Women’s Memorial and the United States Air Force Memorial.

Along the way, hear the historic stories and facts that make the city of Washington, DC one of the most popular tourist destinations in the United States. There is a lunch break at approximately the halfway point of the day.

This tour also features a scenic boat cruise along the Potomac River (seasonally, approximately April - mid October) and a chance to stop at either George Washington Harbor or DC Wharf for lunch on own.
Itinerary
Stop At:  
White House
You will see the outside of the White House.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Jefferson Memorial
You will visit the Jefferson Memorial ONLY during the winter months when the seasonal boat cruise of the Potomac River is not operating.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Lincoln Memorial
You will walk up the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
You will get to see the Vietnam Veteran's Wall with all the history and view the names.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Vietnam Women's Memorial
A stop which pays homage to our Women in Vietnam.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
U.S. Capitol
Visit the outside of our US Capitol.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Not Included
Stop At:  
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
One of our newest and most liked Memorials.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
National World War II Memorial
You will want to take lots of pictures at this memorial. Lots of gorgeous fountains.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
You will love this memorial which pays homage to one of our most famous people that fought for our rights, Martin Luther King, Jr.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Potomac River
Seasonal boat cruise of the Potomac River is also included with your tour (seasonally, approximately April - mid October). During the months the ferry is not operating, you will be able to visit Jefferson Memorial instead.
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Boat ride of Potomac River is seasonal (approximately April - mid October). When the boat is operating, you will be taken to Georgetown Washington Harbor to purchase lunch at any of the several restaurants. When the boat is not operating (approximately late October - March), you will visit the DC Wharf with all the restaurants and shopping to purchase lunch.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • There will be standing and walking during this tour. Please wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather as much of the tour is outdoors. DC can be very hot in the summer and cold in the winter. Umbrellas and layers are recommended.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Signature Tours of DC

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the maximum group size during Washington DC Sightseeing Tour with Photo Stops & Seasonal Potomac River Cruise?
A:This activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers.

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  • "Highly recommended for tourists that have limited time in DC to be able to see all the major spots in a short amount of time!" See review

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star-5
DC in a Day
Sheila_T
, Sep 2021
The best part of this tour was being able to see so many iconic Washington DC landmarks in a short time. Some of the sights were the US Capitol, the White House, the Washington Monument, Lincoln, Jefferson , FDR, and MLK monuments plus the WW2, Korean, Marines, Airforce, and Vietnam memorials -even a peek at Arlington Cemetery and the Pentagon. - the list goes on. It was a rainy day so the bus tour was a great way to get around without and it gave us a great introduction to the city.
star-4
Greatest hits of Washington DC
Lora_W
, Sep 2021
This is a great tour for first time visitors. Very enjoyable ride and tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. Communication at the beginning of the trip was a little lacking. We were able to resolve the problem favorably. Plan on being at your pick up spot 30 minutes early.
star-5
A Great Experience
Alton_W
, Sep 2021
Chris, our driver, and Tyrone, our tour guide, were very knowledgeable about the area of our tour and provided a very interesting and enjoyable experience.
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
Thank you for sharing a great experience with us. Your tour guide and driver are at your service to make it as fun and interesting as possible. Zuma
star-5
Great guide
Leanne_H
, Sep 2021
Tyrone was amazing. He was fun and enthusiastic, enjoyed him as a tour guide. His humor made your entertaining We learned a lot from Tyrone,.
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
Thank you for your kind words and nice feedback. We make sure we have some of the best guides for your touring enjoyment. Zuma
star-5
This was my first time to...
Jamie_H
, Sep 2021
This was my first time to Washington DC and I had a great time visiting all the different museums. The tour guide and the driver were excellent
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
Thank you for sharing fun time with us on your first visit. We're glad we met your expectations. Zuma
star-3
Half day would have been enough
Catherine_L
, Sep 2021
It was a decent way to get around and see the sights. Perhaps the half day tour would be enough because after dropping those folks off we were taken to the wharf and given about an hour to get lunch and then the Potomac cruise which didn't add very much. I was disappointed that we didn't visit the Jefferson memorial just saw the structure from a great distance. The van step was very high and could use a step stool. They did have plenty of icy bottled water. We did get hotel pick up and drop off tho it was at a hotel two blocks from our own. There are other ways to do this tour you may wish to consider.
star-4
Memorable
Jairus_L
, Sep 2021
Door to door service. The driver picked us from our hotel . The ride was pleasant and the guide was knowledgeable.
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
thank you for your review. we strive to make you happy all the time. anything that we could do better, please let us know. Zuma
star-5
Top Tour - fun & interesting
Beverly_Texas
, Sep 2021
Every aspect of the tour exceeded expectations! I had lined up a pickup at a hotel about 4 blocks from ours & verified the time we were to be outside waiting. 15 minutes earlier than time I was given, I get a call from Chris, our driver that he was there- oh no!! I explained & he came to our hotel (which isn’t on the pickup list!) to get us!!! On the tour we were never rushed. If someone had to use the restroom- it was ok! Tyrone, our guide, was nit only hilarious & knowledgeable, but so very kind & helpful too! I had been to DC before & toured but this tour was far better! Highly recommend this company and these young men!!👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
Thank you for rating us 'far better'. Our guides and drivers will stop at nothing to earn your accolades! Zuma
star-5
Great experience
Yolande_S
, Sep 2021
This was an awesome tour ! The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable about the history. We enjoyed every minute and would definitely recommend it
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
Thank you for sharing your 'great experience' with us. We try to do our best to keep you happy! Zuma
star-5
Best DC Tour
Rowena_B
, Sep 2021
Excellent your and well worth the price. We chose the DC your with Potomac River cruise. We loved it and our guide Tyrone was engaging and fun! I have been on three DC yours and this is the best one. Very well organized and they picked us up at hotel. I found the stops and ability to walk around gave us a good view of DC all around. I was nervous about booking this but have no regrets!
icon Response from Host , Sep 2021
Thank you for thinking Signature Tours DC is the best. We are speechless! Zuma

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