We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gettysburg Day Trip from Washington DC

From USD 150.00
Highlights
  • Gettysburg guided tour from Washington DC
  • Learn facts from a guide that will impress any Civil War buff
  • Take in the beautiful countryside of Maryland and Pennsylvania
  • Includes entry to Gettysburg National Military Park and Shriver House Museum
  • Round-trip transportation from Union Station for easy convenience
Read more
Select Date and Travellers
Date
Travellers
Tour options (1)
Gettysburg Day Trip from Washington DC
From USD 150.00
Low Price Guarantee
Overview
Visit the Civil War’s most famous battle site on this Gettysburg tour that includes round-trip transportation from Washington DC’s Union Station. Relax and enjoy the scenic countryside as someone else handles the navigation. You’ll see everything the area has to offer, as the tour includes admission tickets to both Gettysburg National Military Park and the Shriver House Museum. Hear entertaining historical commentary from your guide about each spot.
What to Expect
For this Gettysburg tour, head to Washington DC’s Union Station to board a comfortable coach bus. Settle into your seat for a scenic ride through Maryland and Pennsylvania to the Civil War battlefield.
While you travel, listen to your guide’s engaging commentary about the background of the famous Battle of Gettysburg. Once you arrive at the site, stop first at Shriver House to view a experience a living museum.
Take a break for lunch independently (at your own expense) before continuing your tour at the battlefield itself. At the Gettysburg National Military Park, spend time exploring on your own. Take in the film about the battle, and peruse the various exhibits before a tour of the Battlefield.
After a full day of history, get dropped back off at Union Station.
Show More
Reviews (341)
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 8 reviews
Reviewed yesterday via mobile
What a Surprise

From the start of the trip to the end we were looked after by our driver J. We got to Gettysburg and first off went to the Shrivers house which was great as our guide explained dressed in the way they would of been dressed...More

Thank jaynes138
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Historical tour

Im very happy I included this day tour in my itinerary for DC! We were able to do a old historcal home tour to see how everyday life was during the civil war, we were able to tour the museum and view the Cyclorama at...More

Thank kellymj8
Reviewed 21 November 2018
Last minute cancellation and no refund

My family and I booked a tour with Gray Line via Trip Advisor for the Gettysburg Day trip from Washington DC. Our tour was booked on Friday 10/26/18. When we checked in at the Gray Line Window in Union Station, we were informed by Beverly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
7  Thank HGVtravels
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile
Great day trip

We had a great day trip to Gettysburg last week. Bus is comfortable and the driver was excellent. Tour couldn’t be better for a day trip. You visit a Shriver house in the town and get the prospective on how the Gettysburg citizens dealt with...More

5  Thank Stgstg_123
Reviewed 30 September 2018
HORRIBLE, waste of our money!

It started out on a good note. Our driver, Herbert was informative as we left DC, He gave us info on buildings we passed. When we arrived in Gettysburg. we toured the Shriver House Museum. Our tour guide was very informative and interesting. She made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
9  Thank Corie Y
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Noel B
20 September 2018|
Answer
Response from Beth A | Reviewed this property |
Our tour left at 8am and we were back by 6pm.
0
Votes
kathy-hammond
28 August 2018|
Answer
Response from Beth A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, our driver took us to a small local mall with a food court. Several choices available, not fine dining but the food was good. I had the loaded baked potato and my husband had a bar b que sandwich.
0
Votes
kaytecru
10 June 2018|
Answer
Response from Veronica F |
I was looking for this myself and found the following information from GrayLine: To get to the bus level, you will go to the center rear of Union Station and go up an escalator, then out the doors leading to the parking... More
0
Votes
Key Details
Questions?
Get in touch. We have 24/7 Support
Product code: TAP|QXBTXzI4OTBPX1F6Vg==
Travellers Also Viewed
Day Trip to Mount Vernon from...
258 Reviews
from USD 56.00*
Best of DC Including US Capitol...
859 Reviews
from USD 125.00*
Mt Vernon and Arlington Cemetery Tour
1 Review
from USD 105.00*
In the Footsteps of George...
337 Reviews
from USD 55.26*
Frequently bought together
In the Footsteps of George...
337 Reviews
from USD 55.26*
Best of DC Including US Capitol...
859 Reviews
from USD 125.00*
Day Trip to Mount Vernon from...
258 Reviews
from USD 56.00*
African-American History City Tour...
67 Reviews
from USD 89.00*
Mt Vernon and Arlington Cemetery Tour
1 Review
from USD 105.00*
DC After Dark
8 Reviews
from USD 35.00*
Best of DC
from USD 55.00*
Monticello and Thomas Jefferson...
105 Reviews
from USD 150.00*