Best of DC: VIP full-day tour
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Best of DC: VIP full-day tour

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£97.00
Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 7 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Delight in priority entry into the U.S. Capitol and the National Archives building
  • Admire DC's highlights with professional guided tour and incredible photo ops
  • Experience a relaxing boat cruise on the Potomac River with your guide
What to expect

Beat the long entrance lines and experience Washington, DC like a true insider.

Enjoy reserved entry into the U.S. Capitol for a guided walking tour of this historic building – home to the Senate and the House of Representatives. Watch a film on the history of government in the U.S.and then continue touring the building to learn about the country's legislature. Along the way, you'll see the Crypt, the Rotunda, and National Statuary Hall.

Next, board a comfortable shuttle and take a guided sightseeing tour of DC's most famous landmarks and monuments, including views of the White House, the Washington Monument, World War II Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, Martin Luther King Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Veterans Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial and FDR Memorial. You'll have the chance to spend 10 to 15 minutes at each stop with your guide shadowing you to share interesting facts along the way.

After lunch, you'll also experience a relaxing boat cruise with your guide on the Potomac River. Off-season, in lieu of the boat cruise, enjoy a scenic bus tour taking in the Pentagon and several more fascinating war memorials.

After the sightseeing tour, you'll gain priority entrance into the National Archives Building for an up-close and personal look at the original Bill of Rights, Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Guided tour of Washington DC by open-top bus
    • 1-hour cruise on the Potomac River (April-October)
    • Priority entrance into the National Archives Building
    • U.S. Capitol Building priority entry and guided tour (once reopened)
    Where

    701 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20004, USA

    Meeting point:
    Please meet your guide 30 minutes prior to departure time in front of the United States Navy Memorial.
    What to remember
    • The United States Capitol Building is currently closed to the public. Guests will be able to view the exterior building and grounds
    • The boat cruise on the Potomac River runs from April to mid-October. Off-season, in lieu of the boat cruise, enjoy a scenic bus tour taking in the Pentagon and several more fascinating war memorials
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    Provider
    USA Guided Tours DC
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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