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DC Hop On-Off Tour + Arlington Cemetery Tour + Water Taxi

By Historic Tours of America
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Highlights

  • Freedom to explore Washington, D.C. at your own pace

  • Frequent service with buses departing every 20–30 minutes

  • Informative & entertaining commentary from your conductor

  • Includes link to Tours of Arlington National Cemetery

  • Reservations not needed or accepted

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    1- or 2-day hop-on hop-off pass of Washington, D.C.

  • What's included

    Unlimited rides within the duration of your pass

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's excluded

    Admission to the museums, attractions, and sites along the tour route

  • What's excluded

    Gratuities (optional)

Cleaning and safety practices

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  • Masks required
  • Vehicles and venues disinfected
  • Personal safety equipment

Know Before You Book

  • Children 3 and younger are complimentary.

  • To reach Arlington National Cemetery, you must catch the Red Route trolley from Lincoln Memorial.

  • Hours of operation may vary on on Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Eve.

  • Hours of operation are 9 AM–5 PM. Last boarding is at 4:30 PM.

  • Trolleys depart every 30 minutes. Each loops lasts an hour and a half.

  • Arlington National Cemetery requires an ID Check with no exceptions. All US guest must provide a State or Government Issued picture ID. Visitors 16 and 17 may present a valid school ID. All foreign guest must present a PASSPORT. Foreign ID Cards will not be accepted.

  • Tours operate on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only

What you can expect

Named “Washington's Best Tour” by the Washingtonian Magazine, the Old Town Trolley offers the most comprehensive tour of the Nation's Capitol. Sit back while expert tour guides help you discover the beauty and majesty of Washington D.C. The popular Old Town Trolley tour covers Washington's major attractions such as the Lincoln Memorial, the White House, the museums of the Smithsonian Institution, and Vietnam Veteran's Memorial. Expert guides share colorful anecdotes, humorous stories and well researched historical information.

Hop-On Hop-Off Stops:
1. Washington Welcome Center / Ford's Theatre / Peterson House
2. White House / Visitor Center
3. National Archives / U.S. Navy Memorial
4. Japanese American Memorial to Patriotism, Law Enforcement Museum
5. Union Station and the Smithsonian Postal Museum
6. US Capitol, United States Supreme Court and The Library of Congress
7. Air and Space Museum, Museum of the American Indian and US Botanic Garden
8. The Wharf (boarding for Water Taxi Boat Cruise)
9. International Spy Museum
10. Washington Monument, Smithsonian Museums and castle, Holocaust Memorial Museum and Bureau of Engraving and Printing
11. Jefferson Memorial / George Mason Memorial
12. Franklin Roosevelt Memorial / Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
13. Lincoln Memorial / Vietnam Veterans Memorial / Korean War Veterans Memorial / World War II Memorial (transfer to Arlington National Cemetery Shuttle)
14. National Museum of American History / National Museum of African American History & Culture
15. National Museum of Natural History
16. Newseum / National Gallery of Art
17. National Portrait Gallery / American Art Museum

Also included in the package is The Arlington National Cemetery Tour, an enduring tribute to those who’ve dedicated their lives to defending the ideals of our nation. Stops include:

  • Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center
  • JFK Gravesite
  • Coast Guard Memorial
  • Pershing Gravesite
  • Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
  • Arlington House
  • Ord & Weitzel (Iwo Jima Memorial Outside Gate)
  • Sections 55 and 59 (weekend stop only)
  • Columbarium and Niche Wall (weekend stop only)
  • Pentagon Group Memorial / 911 Memorial (weekend stop only)

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Social distancing

  • Social distancing measures in place
  • Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided

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Activity Location

  • Multiple Locations Visited
  • Washington, D.C. 20018

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Washington Welcome Center
  • 1001 E Street Northwest
  • Washington District of Columbia 20004
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