Outdoor activities in Washington DC

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Outdoor Activities in Washington DC

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Night Tours
2 hours
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95% of travellers recommend this experience
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C$73.89
per adult
Walking Tours
2 hours
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97% of travellers recommend this experience
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C$66.65
per adult
Bus Tours
4 hours
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92% of travellers recommend this experience
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C$105.04
per adult
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What travellers are saying

  • Sheila Bates
    Greensburg, PA10 contributions
    Melinda was fantastic. Traveling with 2 pre-teen boys isn’t easy and she accommodated our unique needs. This this the way to see DC. I highly recommend this tour service and specifically Melinda.
    Written May 17, 2022
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
  • Stefan P
    2 contributions
    A great experience to visit the most important monuments of Washington by night in an electric vehicle! And we had a fantastic driver/guide, Bruce.
    I would recommend it to everybody!
    Written May 10, 2022
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
  • Janet P
    Gaffney, SC1 contribution
    The places we got to see that we would not have had time to and the great information we received from the driver. She was very knowledgeable and very interesting.
    Written May 7, 2022
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
  • Terry
    1 contribution
    Christopher was excellent. He says he is not an historian but his knowledge of the monuments and the history was very entertaining. The intimacy of the private tour was much more enjoyable than the large tour groups.
    Written May 18, 2022
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
  • Amber O
    1 contribution
    Chris was an excellent guide! Our day was very smooth and we were able to see so much! The stories and knowledge he shared was amazing. Highly recommend Christopher.
    Written April 4, 2022
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
  • marcuswade2018
    11 contributions
    Fantastic tour. Very knowledgeable. Takes time to allow you to get out and take pictures. Even our teen had a great time.
    Written March 24, 2022
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  • Angel D
    Miami, FL66 contributions
    Christopher was beyond amazing. We could not have had a better experience. He is incredibly intelligent and so willing to share the information he knows. Thanks to Chris, I was able to take a picture in the same mirror George Washington used to look at himself. Truly, truly an amazing time with Chris. Cannot recommend him enough.
    Written March 28, 2022
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
  • Tommy
    Mansfield, TX9 contributions
    I had a great experience with the self guided tour. I had no data/cell signal and this guided tour was spot on where I was located. The Geo sync spoke up when I reached each of the highlight points. As for the park, the views were amazing. I never knew all the details of the Potomac river. The first animal siting was a deer right at the entrance. The 2nd was a woodpecker. The third was an eagle sunbathing, staring right at me 20 feet away. I was in awe of the beauty and majesty. Side note, the park like many others has litter throughout here and there, not real bad. so, bring a bag with you and pick up as you go. the next ones behind you will appreciate the beauty even more. Better yet, do not leave anything behind, leave no trace folks. I loved the park. I followed the River Trail and Gladisville Trail per the guided tour. Great job.
    Written May 14, 2022
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  • Jackie
    1 contribution
    Everything..and Chris expertise about Black history. I loved his personality. He was professional and kind to all of us. He is such a gentleman.
    Written July 24, 2021
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
  • Regan H
    1 contribution
    Lucky was an incredible driver with great knowledge of the DC area and monuments. He is extremely patient, allowing us to stay as long as we wanted at each monument. Amazing experience.
    Written February 21, 2020
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
  • Carla & Peter, NY
    1 contribution
    He was punctual, courteous, professional, funny, eloquent, and VERY knowledgeable! Comfortable, clean car ride! Went the extra mile to take our son to see the Pentagon! Amazing tour guide with a warm smile! Our DC experience was truly perfect! We only wished there were more tour options. We would have gone on All!
    Written April 21, 2022
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
  • Teresa
    1 contribution
    Great tour with Fisseha! We did a private tour with two young children and Fisseha was very kind and patient. We had a good experience learning about the sites.
    Written April 11, 2022
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  • nova2022
    1 contribution
    Camping turns the off-road experience into the ultimate adventure! Sleeping in the roof top tent on Alfa One was so cool!! We had twice as much fun on the trip by camping overnight at a campsite with a phenomenal view of the valley below. Alfa One is stocked for camping! Shawn and Dawn make sure you are comfortable and safe before you set out on your adventure, but the one thing we were not prepared for was the adrenaline rush and excitement! The kids are completely hooked- we will be making these trips part of our family tradition for years to come!
    Written April 3, 2022
    This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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