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Washington DC "Monuments By Morning" Sightseeing Bus Tour provided by DC Guided Tours

Washington DC "Monuments By Morning" Sightseeing Bus Tour

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 03/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 03/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Ideal for families, people with minimal time, or the business traveler, this 3 hour guided morning tour is tailored to offer you the essential that you can’t afford to miss. We’ve taken our best-selling tour and packaged it into a compact format that showcases highlights such as the U.S. Capitol, White House and Lincoln Memorial plus so much more. Boarding at 10:15 am outside the Smithsonian Metro, this tours ends at either the National History Museum (mid-Oct-mid April) or Lincoln Memorial (mid-April-Mid Oct) – locations convenient to the museums, public transportation, restaurants and many other attractions. With so much to see and so little time, guests can take a memorable journey through DC that is quick, efficient and entertaining – all in the company of one of our personable and knowledgeable guides. Whether riding on our climate-controlled bus or walking through one of the world-famous sites and attractions, you’ll see it all and still have time to do more in the afternoon.
  • You'll start at
    Washington, DC 20408, USA
    Guests will meet at our bus stop located on Pennsylvania Avenue, NW near the corner of 9th Street and near the National Archives. The bus will arrive approximately 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time to allow for boarding.
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  • 1
    U.S. Capitol
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    White House
    Stop: 25 minutes
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  • 3
    National World War II Memorial
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 4
    Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 5
    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 6
    Korean War Veterans Memorial
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 7
    Vietnam Veterans Memorial
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • You'll end at
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Important Information
Departure Point
PENNSYLVANIA AVE & 9TH ST NW eb, Washington, DC 20408, USA
Return Details
Constitution Ave NW & 21ST St NW, Washington, DC, USA Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, 10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20560, USA
  • Bottled water
  • Tour does not include admission to U.S. Capitol or White House. Exterior access only.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Guests who do not feel comfortable walking at the stops may modify their tour or remain on the bus at their discretion.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Karen C wrote a review Aug 2019
7 contributions1 helpful vote
Great way to see all the monuments, especially during the heat of DC in August ! Sally, our tour guide, was very knowledgeable on all points of interests and knew 7 languages! Sure, you can do the monuments on your own, but it is more enjoyable to have someone point out all
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Date of experience: August 2019
Response from SignatureToursofDC, Manager at Washington DC "Monuments By Morning" Sightseeing Bus Tour
Responded 29 Aug 2019
All of us at Signature love hearing when guests have a great time and Sally appreciated the special shout out in your review. Thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts with other potential guests and for letting us know that you enjoyed yourselves too! Please do come back and thanks for choosing Signature Tours of DC and recommending us to others as well.
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By: DC Guided Tours
moises m
The best Washington DC your guide
My wife and I did the your Monuments by day with our tour guide Tirone McBride. Tirone knows so much about the hist
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Excellent trip!!!
I recommend this trip!!! Miss Cassy knows story of Washington DC and driver Criss Thumbs up!!! I did enjoy the site
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Awesome tour of Washington DC
My guide Tyrone was very knowledgeable and I had an awesome experience. He showed me a lot of things that most tour
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Daniela T
Sunday tour
Cassy was great! She has the perfect personality for being a guide and was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. It
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Great Info a bit long
Wondering sites and information, very cool. Tour days it last 3 hours, it’s a full 4, so we were exhausted.
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Best Washington DC tour ever!
This was the best tour of Washington DC I have ever taken! We booked this tour for our school group and had a sligh
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Fabulous Tour
Cassie was an amazingly knowledgeable tour guide. I had my two young granddaughters with me and she was patient and
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Easy way to get around Washington's many monuments
This tour was comfortable and informative. A great way to get around Washington. Sadly though on a very hot Washing
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Jeannie S
Loved it. Cassie did a great job and the driver, Donel, called a taxi for me right before the tour ended ( I was tr
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Wonderful and easy experience
I was so satisfied with this tour. I had limited time to plan a route to see everything I wanted to see. I knew my
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No Parking!
This was one of the best decisions we made... We saw many monuments all in a day. Some we drove by, and others we g
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Danielle D
Perfect way to spend one day
DC Guided tours has an excellent crew. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable, courteous, and had a good sense of hu
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Great tour, great guide
Great tour of many of the iconic sites in DC. And Tyrone has a natural charisma while presenting flawlessly about t
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Wonderful Tour if DC
We thoroughly enjoyed our bus tour with Sally. She was informative and fun, and even dropped us off at our hotel at
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Aidan B
A great day trip to take in the sights of Washinton DC
The day started at 10.30am in an air-conditioned coach with a friendly and informative guide, Tyrone.Cold bottled w
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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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