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1-Day Washington, D.C. Bus Tour

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Adult Children
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Tour Code:
29-426
Start City:
New York, NY, USA
End City:
New York, NY, USA
Duration:
1 day
Tour Type:
Bus/Coach
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Washington, D.C. Bus Tour
Summary of The Day:
You will depart from New York and head south passing New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland to arrive at the nation's capital - Washington, D.C. You will begin your exciting tour with a visit to Madame Tussauds wax museum (admission included), where you will have many opportunities to take photos with wax replicas of your favorite public figures. After you will visit the Houses of Government, Capitol Hill, the White House and the Senate Building. The tour will continue on to the National Museum of Natural History or the Air and Space Museum (subject to the guide's decision). After, you will visit the Lincoln Memorial, Thomas Jefferson Memorial and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. After, you will be transferred back to New York, concluding your unforgettable tour.

Return time: between 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

The actual return time varies based on weather, traffic and circumstances beyond our control. We do not recommend you schedule evening activities and / or flights on the same day of this tour.


Visiting Attractions:
Madame Tussauds Washington D.C.
Madame Tussauds Washington D.C.: See all the United States presidents in one place as wax statues of leaders such as George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama govern at Madame Tussauds Washington, D.C. in 14 different themed rooms making up The Presidents Gallery. Visitors also will have access to life-like versions of important American figures in the Civil Rights Room, celebrities in the Glamour Room, star athletes in the Sports Zone and notable journalists in the Media Room. Wax sculpting secrets of the world-famous museum will be revealed in the Behind the Scenes Room.
Capitol Hill
Capitol Hill: The historic Washington, D.C. neighborhood runs in front of the United States Capitol and also contains the Library of Congress, Supreme Court Building, Washington Navy Yard, Marine Barracks and the U.S. Botanic Garden. Capitol Hill was established in 1791 as architect Pierre L'Enfant designed the layout of Washington, D.C. and includes many parks and green space. The U.S. National Historic District portion of Capitol Hill contains many 19th and 20th Century row houses.
White House
White House: This famous Washington, D.C. mansion is the official residence of the United States president and its location was chosen by George Washington back in 1791. The White House was designed by architect James Hoban and contains 132 rooms, 35 bathrooms, eight staircases and three elevators. Before U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt officially named it the White House in 1901, it was called "The President's House," "The President's Palace" and "Executive Mansion." Various presidents have had the structure renovated and restored throughout the decades. The White House displays many fine pieces of art including paintings, sculptures and furnishings.
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum: With the largest collection of space and aircraft relics in the world, this cultural institution is visited by more than eight million people per year. Its 161,145-square-foot Washington, D.C. location has more than 21 galleries with exhibits on topics such as space travel, astronomy and world wars. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum began as the National Air Museum in 1946 in the United States capital, however, the Smithsonian started preserving important flight artifacts in Washington, D.C. long before that. Some of the museum's treasured items include Charles Lindbergh's 1927 "Spirit of St. Louis" aircraft, 1903 Wright Flyer, 1924 Douglas World Cruiser Chicago, Mercury Friendship 7, Apollo 11 Command Module Columbia and the spacesuits of many famous astronauts.
Lincoln Memorial
Lincoln Memorial: The prominent Washington, D.C. monument honoring United States President Abraham Lincoln is situated on the National Mall and includes a 2,029-foot reflecting pool. Lincoln Memorial designed by architect Henry Bacon, sculptor Daniel Chester French and artist Jules Guerin in Beaux-Arts style was dedicated in 1922. It features a large sculpture of the 16th president encased in an ancient Greek style temple with Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address" and "Second Inaugural Address" engraved in the memorial. The landmark receives more than six million visitors per year and is on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. The Lincoln Memorial is pictured on both the back of the U.S. five dollar bill and penny.
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Vietnam Veterans Memorial: The emotionally stirring landmark in the United States capital city is made up of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall, Three Soldiers Statue and Vietnam Women's Memorial and attracts more than three million visitors per year. Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated to the U.S. military service men and women who fought during the Vietnam War and its Memorial Wall that was designed by architect Maya Lin contains the names of more than 58,000 who gave their lives during the conflict. It was dedicated in 1982 and thousands of Vietnam veterans marched to it during the ceremony. Catalogs at the memorial's entrance can assist visitors in finding a name on the wall.
Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.

Standard Price

Adult Children
$159.00 $159.00
*Adult age: 12 or older
*Child age: 2-11
 

Package Includes

  • Air conditioned luxury van or bus
  • Professional tour guide
  • Sightseeing in Washington D.C.
  • Admission to Madam Tussauds wax museum
 

Package Excludes

  • All personal expenses including hotel room service and meals
  • Service fee for tour guide and driver; recommend $2 per person a day for each.

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My family and I had a great time in Washington, D.C. It was a nice way to get there by taking the bus because we also had the chance to travel through New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland on our way. Madame Tussauds was very fun and I loved t..
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The bilingual Italian tour guide was fantastic. I learned a lot about the history of Washington D.C. The itinerary was very good, we had plenty of time to take pictures and look around at each location.
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  • Luggage brought to tour vans are limited to one bag of soft material 21 x 12 x 12 inches per person.
  • Tours are conducted in English or bilingually in Italian, Spanish, French, or German.
  • Please note that a booking is only considered changed or cancelled when you receive a cancellation number. After confirmation and up to 14 days prior to departure the cancellation penalty is $100.00 per person. Full cancellation penalty applies withing 7 days before departure.
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    During fall/winter, we recommend passengers wear layered clothing to ensure comfort in the cold weather.
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    By: Shenaya on 2009-12-01
    Thanks for a great time!
    My family and I had a great time in Washington, D.C. It was a nice way to get there by taking the bus because we also had the chance to travel through New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland on our way. Madame Tussauds was very fun and I loved t.. Read full review
    By: Joyce on 2008-05-27
    Wish you be successful!
    I'm in my 40s, and I'm very interesting in politics and museums. It's you, tours4fun, that made me enjoy my day with my favorites. I understand the Capitol, Senate and the White House better in the explanation of the tour guide. Then I visi.. Read full review

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