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DC Trails

420 L_Enfant Plaza SW, Across from US postal service building, Washington DC, DC 20024
+1 703-360-2800
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Dc Trails offer live narrated tours of Washington DC. Featuring our beautiful double decker open top bus tours And includes our 24 hours Hop on Hop off, the 48 hours Hop-on Hop-off bus tour, Grand Tour and Arlington Cemetery, twilight Tour and Mt. Vernon of Old Town Alexandria.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good11%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“twilight tour” (347 reviews)
“bus driver” (194 reviews)
“thomas hobbs” (145 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
420 L_Enfant Plaza SW, Across from US postal service building, Washington DC, DC 20024
+1 703-360-2800
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived and were seated to take the tour. We were then told that there was no guide for our bus so we were taken to another bus. When we got to the other bus everyone had saved the desirable seats so there was no...More

Thank hills432017
Reviewed yesterday

We had a great time on this tour. Unique, interesting information, great tour guide and a really comfortable trip. Recommended!

Thank KR N
Reviewed 2 days ago

I made reservations 3 wks prior, to bring my mother around DC. We struggled to find the bus pick up location- no signs. Once at the stop- there was a huge line and 1 bus. There were about 6 tour employees grouped together talking. No...More

1  Thank lori c
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On behalf of Boy Scout Troop 499 In Redford, Mi I'd like to thank Henry for his passion and personal imprint he added to the tour. Thank you and God Bless!

1  Thank John K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I'm so glad we booked the 48 hour Hop On/Hop Off tour! We saw all the major attractions in DC. The tour guides were knowledgeable and friendly. We got off at several stops and didn't have to wait long to get back on the bus....More

Thank Glynis O
Reviewed 2 days ago

First, the other hop on hop off companies had buses every 10 to 15 minutes while this company left customers standing for 40 to 45 minutes! But even worse than that, after we hopped on at stop 10 we were told to get off at...More

1  Thank katrinagabriel
Reviewed 2 days ago

We used these buses on Wed, July 12th. We were very disappointed in the tour.First, the bus was hard to find and not only that, but our tickets specified we should board at L'Enfant Plaza, yet really we could've gotten on anywhere. We wasted a...More

1  Thank Biagia T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We purchased 48 hours passes and Twilight tour. Dion is engaging & extremely knowledgeable of D.C. history. He even knows best angles for perfect photos! Will definitely use again

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The tour guide was interactive and hysterical. Not only did he have a sense of humor he was very informative. My only concern was location of the bus was difficult to reach and some of the attendants on the bus taking our tickets weren't always...More

Thank Gaby S
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a scout trip and hobbs or Big Sarge was our bid driver. Super cool dude. We learned a lot and had a ton of fun! Totally would recommend.

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Kandy H
3 June 2017|
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Response from iagboola | Reviewed this property |
They usually pick people up from hotel if you are staying in D/C. Also you can park by their office at 420 L'Enfant Plaza, cost per day is around $20.
2 June 2017|
Response from Alegoofy | Reviewed this property |
I happen to pick up DC Trails from the bus depot near their office. However, I did notice have designated stops throughout. Contact DC Trails about the nearest bus stop near where you are staying. I did enjoy having a tour... More
14 May 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth S | Reviewed this property |
They do run buses from L'Enfant plaza to Arlington cemetery, but they are distinct from the buses that tour around the city. I would check directly with them to ensure you are on the right bus at the right time. Have a great... More