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Washington DC Day Trip from New York

Highlights
  • Travel to Washington DC from New York City without renting a car
  • See popular US attractions during this Washington DC tour 
  • Stay entertained on the ride with free onboard Wi-Fi
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Washington DC Day Trip from New York
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Overview

Getting from New York City to Washington DC, about a five hour’s drive, can be expensive and troublesome on your own. Skip the hassle with this Washington DC tour, perfect for those with only a day to spend in the US capital. The trip includes round-trip transport and entrance to Arlington Cemetery. It also takes you to the highlights, such as memorials, monuments, and Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum.

What to Expect

After you get picked up in NYC for this Washington DC tour, sit back and relax on the ride to the US capital city. Your vehicle has onboard Wi-Fi and air conditioning to keep you cool on hot days. You can also watch as Delaware, New Jersey, and Maryland pass by.

Once you arrive in the District of Columbia, your guide takes you to Arlington Cemetery, where admission is included with your tour price. Roam the grounds, and catch sight of JFK’s grave.

Then, hop back in your vehicle for a ride around the city to see its main attractions, including Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum, the White House, Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, and the Korean War Veterans Memorial.

Your tour ends with drop-off back in New York City.

Reviews (1,163)
1 - 5 of 37 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago
Good day just for a quick look around

Hop on Ho off bus service not good at all left at pick up points far too long but did manage to see Arlington Cemetary White house and Capital Hill. flight delayed by nearly 2.5 hours back into New York bit chaotic American Airlines and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sue D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Taking tips forcefully

We had booked this tour by viator. Very dissapointing end of this tour as the guide grabbed me by the shoulder asking for a TIP ( a tip/ appreciation / gratitude shuold be given willingly and not forced ) We are students and has saved...More

Date of experience: November 2018
6  Thank Taj A
Reviewed 13 October 2018
It delivered all it dvertised

The guide was entertaining and very knowledgable. It was a lot of driving and if one does not mind that, we did see everything that was advertised, they were short stops, enough to take pictures and get a feel for the area. The bus was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank hagakoblenz
Reviewed 8 September 2018
Nice way to have a glimpse of DC

The tour is quite good and gives a good glimpse of DC, you'll see some places through the bus, like the Pentagon and others you are able to stay around 20m. You'll see The White House, Obelisk, Lincoln Memorial, Capitol, so it goes to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
7  Thank FelipeO1392
Reviewed 26 August 2018
Rushed Budget Highlight Tour for Instagram Snaps

Well coordinated but a rushed tour. Covered all the highlights of DC with interesting background info, just enough time to take a few photos before moving on. No time allocated for a lunch break...they "suggest" you eat on the bus but the bus we took...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank doublegeminifish
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sharonc1044
2 December 2018|
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Response from Marietta M | Reviewed this property |
I agree with naomii28 not enough time to wander around. Is like show and tell take your picture then go to the next scenery.
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3 September 2018|
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Yes, it stops at the White House and you will stand before it. The tour explains exactly what it does, you everything they advertise, and you have time to take pictures and walk around a bit. The tour guide always tells you... More
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