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After sunset, Washington DC, transforms into a city of illuminated monuments. On this tour, experience the city at night without the stress of navigating in the dark on your own. Throughout the combined bus and walking tour, a guide provides historical context and tailors the evening to the preferences of the small group.
You'll get picked upSee Important Information for details
- 1White HouseSee details
- 2U.S. Marine Corps War MemorialSee details
- 3Lincoln MemorialSee details
- 4Vietnam Veterans MemorialSee details
- 5National MallSee details
- 6Korean War Veterans MemorialSee detailsPass by GeorgetownPass by Dupont CirclePass by Potomac River
- 7U.S. CapitolSee details
- 8Washington National CathedralAdmission includedSee details
- 9Franklin Delano Roosevelt MemorialSee detailsPass by Chinatown
- 10Air Force MemorialSee details
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- Visit DC’s monuments and memorials illuminated at night
- Hotel pickup and drop-off: Let a driver navigate the city for you
- A guide points out fascinating landmarks easy to miss on your own
- Small group size of 14 or fewer ensures a personalized experience
What to Expect
Your evening starts with a convenient pickup from your downtown DC hotel. Public transit and city streets can be confusing to navigate on your own at night, so settle in and let the driver handle the directions for you. The tour departs just after sunset. Enjoy onboard commentary as the guide points out iconic DC landmarks you may not recognize on your own in the evening light. Stop for walking tours of landmarks illuminated under the night sky, including the White House, Washington Monument, and Lincoln Memorial. The guide provides entertaining historical context for each point of interest. Questions and suggestions are welcome throughout the evening: A small group size ensures that the tour can be tailored to the preferences of the group. The bus drops you off at the doorstep of your hotel.
- Bottled water
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (Downtown hotels only)
- Transport by air-conditioned, comfortable, luxurious mini-bus (seats 14 passengers)
- Entry/Admission - Washington National Cathedral
- Entry/Admission - Legends Tour Washington DC
- Food and drinks
- Entrance fees (Optional visit inside the National Cathedral)
- Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- A maximum of 14 people per booking
- Temperature-controlled, fully enclosed mini-bus bus
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travellers
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Dr. Yohannes was fabulous! So knowledgeable, friendly and enjoyable! We were the only three on the tour due to cancellations! We so very much appreciated he did not cancel altogether! Instead, we ended up with a wonderful private tour! I would recommend this tour 100 times over!…
Date of experience: March 2020
This tour was described as providing bottle water and being a 4 hr tour. The water was generic, hot and stored in a dirty empty dry cooler. It was raining, not the operators fault. We missed two very important monuments: FDR and Vietnam Veterans memorial. He didn't stop…
Date of experience: February 2020
As this is a night tour, the areas being visited should have more lighting. It was a challenge seeing some of the statues in the night, as well as the walkways. The tour was a little rushed and there weren't much stops for pictures, so a lot of the pictures were taken from…
Date of experience: December 2019
We had 4 generations of our family on the night tour. So nice to have hotel pick-up, included our 3yo grandkid, and great grandma with wheelchair. We saw all the sites, very low crowds, driver/tour guide was quite knowledgeable and helpful. Highly recommend!
Date of experience: November 2019
Our guide was very knowledgable and attentive with older visitors. Nice long tour with lots of sites. Saw a couple places i had not seen before. Well worth the cost
Date of experience: November 2019
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Johannes is a really nice man, but I wish I had known just how pronounced his accent was prior to choosing this tou…
Johannes was great!!! Very informative!
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- Duration: 4h
- Mobile Ticket Accepted
- Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
- Hotel Pickup
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