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Washington DC Hop-On Hop-Off Bus 24-Hour Pass plus Night Tour

By: DC Trails
  • Guided commentary adds context to each stop at top DC attractions
  • Easily connect to the web and social media sites with free Wi-Fi
  • No need to search for public restrooms with a bathroom on every bus 
Washington DC Essential Hop-On Hop-Off plus Bonus Tour
From US$42.00
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2 Day Hop-On Hop-Off + NightMost Popular
2 Day Hop-On, Hop-Off with Free Night Tour Included. Call to reserve date for complimentary night tour after booking. Bonus night tour is reserved based on availability.
1 Day Hop-On Hop-Off
1 Day Hop-On, Hop-Off City Tour

Get a comprehensive overview of Washington DC's highlights on your own time with this hop-on hop-off bus tour. While riding, listen to engaging commentary on the sights, and then hop off at any of the 20 stops to explore independently. Choose from a 24-hour ticket (including a bonus night tour) or 48-hour ticket (including a night tour or cruise) to suit your budget and schedule.

What to Expect

Make your way to L'Enfant Plaza to activate your 24- or 48-hour pass and begin your hop-on hop-off bus tour, with buses arriving about every 30 minutes. Step aboard a bus and find a comfortable seat either in the open-air top deck or in the climate-controlled area below.

Begin your tour focusing on the most important Washington DC highlights and landmarks. Listen to engaging commentary from your driver and disembark at any of the 20 stops to explore on your own. This flexible tour allows you to create your own itinerary. Route highlights include the US Capitol Building, Jefferson Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, National Archives, and the White House.

The 24-hour ticket includes a bonus nighttime tour, and the 48-hour ticket allows you to choose between a night tour or a harbor cruise.

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1 - 5 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago
Disappointing and a Horrific "Visitor Experience" for Any visitor to this great city

Choose Big Bus Tours. Choose A Segueway, Choose a Scooter. Do Not Choose Hop On Hop Off. We clambered aboard - after looking for a bus for over 45 minutes. Apparently there was an event on - so buses started late, and there were NO...More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 2 days ago
Amazing Customer Service!

I was SO impressed with the degree of care and service with every one of our tour guides, assistants, and drivers. One was especially accommodating and helpful— Tamara— she took the time to text me a pdf of another convenient way to get around after...More

Thank laurap0wers
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for the kind review! We are so glad you had a great experience with Tamara and we hope to see you again in the near future. Best, DC Trails

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Washington DC

DO NOT DO IT. Very poor experience. The shuttle bus from Arlington to the Lincoln Memorial should run every 20 minutes, but we waited over 50 minutes in oppressive heat. Then the connection at Lincoln Memorial took another 50 minutes. The buses were clean but...More

2  Thank Amanda C
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm sorry to hear your experience with us did not go as planned, Amanda. We take great pride in our service and want each customer to feel welcomed to a great tour. We appreciate the feedback and hope you will reconsider and visit us again....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DC Trails - Best of the Hop-On, Hop-Off Buses in D.C.

I tried another company and found their buses to be dirty, crowded, nonexistent at times, and poorly staffed. I found out about DC Trails and decided to make a switch for my next day of touring. I am so glad that I did! The buses...More

Thank Vicki B
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review, Vicki! We are so glad you had a great experience with us and we hope to see you again in the future. Best, DC Trails

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A huge waste of time and money

We were here for the labor day weekend and had to wait FOREVER for buses to show up at the point we hopped off. Their frequency is very very low. We wish we took one of the others - while we were waiting at Lincoln...More

1  Thank Krishna V
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Response from Nicola H | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe that the buses have ramps that can be used to assist access.
9 July 2018|
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Response from DSTGRL21 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the bus takes you back to the L'Enfant Plaza
9 July 2018|
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Response from luvs2cook76 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on the number of buses that are running but the wait time between buses was longer than indicated by the company indicating that the company did not have a lot of buses running that day. We noticed buses from other... More
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