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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.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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

3  Thank FelipeO1392
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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

1  Thank doublegeminifish
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile
Amazing

It was an amazing trip to Washington DC. We stopped at the major highlights and the guide told interesting facts. It’s a lot to see in one day so it’s very rushed but if you have only one day to spare I really suggest doing...More

Thank naomii28
Reviewed 13 August 2018
Excellent!

Thank you to the tour guide, Peter. I had an incredible day in Washington DC, seeing the White House, Capitol Hill amongst others sights along the way.

2  Thank sebastian_stefaniga
Reviewed 7 August 2018
Enriching Experience

It was a very enriching experience for us.. we took and early morning train to DC and spent the day there cycling, going through history.. overall was a very good experience.

Thank Shahzad D
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Racquel T
3 September 2018|
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Response from Shahzad D | Reviewed this property |
yes it does.. but if you want to go inside the big white house then you need separate permission which needs a month or so to get prior to your travel date.
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Jitendra K
17 August 2018|
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Response from Caroline B | Reviewed this property |
Our coach did not stop there on route, so I don't think so.
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naomii28
13 August 2018|
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Response from Caroline B | Reviewed this property |
No, not on route, you stop at Arlington cemetery for about an hour and see JFK grave, then Vietnam Memorial, Korean Memorial and Lincoln Memorial for about an hour and half, lunch break at the Aviation museum and then... More
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