See the sights of the nation's capital from an open-top bus with a hop-on, hop-off ticket from Big Bus Tours that lets you see the attractions up close. Board a bus in Arlington (the Blue Loop visits Pentagon City and Arlington National Cemetery) and cross the Potomac River to see sights in the capital. Hear informative and entertaining pre-recorded commentary (available in eight languages) about history and key buildings and landmarks.
Another hop-on-hop-off option is Hop-On-Hop-Off DC Bus Tours. They provide either live or pre-recorded commentary (in up to 11 languages) as they show you the sights.
Focusing on heritage tourism, Historic Tours of America showcases some of Washington, DC’s top attractions. Its popular Old Town Trolley Tours cover many major sites on the National Mall narrated by licensed guides. Convenient “on-off” privileges apply at 16 stops. Guides on its Arlington National Cemetery Tours, the only official tours of the cemetery, share interesting details about this national landmark. Its Monuments by Moonlight Tour showcases our country’s most stirring monuments illuminated at night.
USA Guided Tours™ offer city sightseeing with expert local guides. Ranging from a few hours to all day, these tours include both a driver and a guide, who gets off the bus and gives you walking commentary at each stop, while your bus and driver wait for you. For an open-air experience, choose a unique open-top or glass-top convertible bus option. Tours feature the prime tourist highlights in DC, as well as Arlington National Cemetery.
Similar to USA Guided Tours, Signature Tours DC feature both a driver and a guide, who entertains you with an informative narration about every historic building or landmark. You can walk with the guide at each stop to snap memorable photos. Some tours include Arlington National Cemetery.
Gray Line DC tours bring the nation’s capital region alive with stories and events that inform and entertain, such as A Taste of DC and Virginia. They also offer charter services for group trips.