Washington, D.C. 24/48-hour Big Bus Double Decker Sightseeing Tour
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Product Code: 66-2415


  • • See the most famous sites of Washington, D.C. from a comfortable double-decker bus!
  • • Ticket valid for 2 days, 2-hour full tour of Washington, D.C.
  • • Children under 4 ride free.
Tour Code
2.5 hours
Departure City
Washington, DC
End City
Washington, DC
Tour Type:
Passes & Cards

Washington D.C.

See the sights of Washington, D.C. aboard an open-top double-decker bus. This tour operates as a hop-on, hop-off tour that encompasses three different routes for easy navigation of the city and over 50 Sightseeing Stops throughout the nation's capital to reach any destination. Enjoy the luxury and comfort of our new equipment with a 24- or 48- hour unlimited Hop-on, Hop-off Ticket.

Red Loop (first departure is at Union Station at 9:00am; a coach departs every 20-30 minutes and a full loop takes two hours)

1. Union Station
2. U.S. Capitol and Botanical Garden
3. American Indian Museum
4. Air and Space Museum
5. Smithsonian Castle
6. Washington Monument West
7. Bureau of Engraving and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
8. Jefferson Memorial
9. MLK and FDR Memorial
10. Lincoln Memorial South and Korean War Memorial
11. Lincoln Memorial North and Vietnam Memorial (Yellow Loop Switchover Point)
12. WW II Memorial (Yellow Loop Switchover Point)
13. Washington Monument East
14. American History Museum
15. Natural History Museum
16. Newseum
17. Portrait Gallery and Spy Museum
18. City Center
19. Ford's Theatre & Madame Tussauds
20. White House
21. National Archives and National Art Gallery
22. Liaison & Hyatt Hotels

Blue Loop Only (buses come around every 30 minutes)

23. Lincoln Memorial North & Vietnam Memorial (the main transfer point for the Blue Loop, first bus leaves at 9:00am, Red Loop Switchover Point)
24. WWII Memorial
25. Washington Monument West
26. Bureau of Engraving & Holocaust Museum
27. Pentagon City Mall
28. Arlington National Cemetery

Yellow Loop (first departure is at 9:10am from the Lincoln Memorial North and Vietnam Memorial Stop; a full loop lasts 1 hour and 30 minutes long; buses come every 30 minutes)

29. Lincoln Memorial North and Vietnam Memorial (Red Loop Switchover Point)
30. World War II Memorial (Red Loop Switchover Point)
31. Washington Monument East
32. White House South (Willard Hotel)
33. White House & US Treasury
34. White House North
35. Mayflower Hotel
36. Dupont Circle
37. Washington Hilton
38. Adams Morgan
39. National Zoo
40. Woodley Park
41. Washington Circle
42. Old Stone House and M Street Shops
43. Georgetown Canal & Shops
44. Georgetown Harbor
45. Kennedy Center

Buses run daily, every 20-30 minutes, with the first departure at 9:00am and last departure at 5:00pm from Union Station.
Meeting Point
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Time Region Location Full Address
9:00AM-7:00PM Washington DC Union Station 50 Massachusetts Ave. NE Washington, DC 20002

Package Includes

  • A choice of 3 options:
    - Premium Tour (24 hours - Red, Yellow and Blue Loops)
    - Patriot Tour (24 hours - Red Loop Only)
    - Deluxe Tour (48 hours - Red, Yellow and Blue Loops)
  • Free admission into Madame Tussauds (Premium Tour and Deluxe Tour Option Only)
  • Free Night Tour (48-Hour Option Only)

Package Excludes

  • Airfares or related transportation between your home and Washington D.C. airport or chosen pick-up location
  • All personal expenses including hotel room service and meals; however, you have the option to pay for meals that tour guide arrange
  • Tips for tour driver
Special Notes
  • The deposit is non-refundable once the tour is confirmed.
  • Please arrive 30 minutes prior to tour departure.
  • Please bring a copy of your voucher to any of the over 50 bus stops or stops on the appropriate color loop and present it to the bus hostess. It will be exchanged for a ticket.
  • This tour/activity is overseen by a select local operator in the region. Upon booking your tour or activity and after receiving confirmation, you will be issued an e-ticket detailing the local operator's name and contact information. If you require assistance finding a specific tour, please contact us for more information.

Pricing Info

Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.

* Adult: 16 and older
* Child: 5-15 years of age
* Children under 5 ride free.

Reservation Info

    1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
    2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
    3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation are confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
    4. Simply print your E-Ticket and present it with your valid photo ID on the day of your activity to your tour guide. Please remember E-Ticket is your proof of purchase.

Terms and Conditions

    - Your purchase does not guarantee confirmation. Your purchase will initiate a reservation process. We will confirm with you via email within one to two business days.
    - Prices may vary due to availability. We reserve the right to make price adjustment without prior notice.
    - Please refer to our Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy before you make reservation.
    - Please refer to Customer Agreement before you make reservation.
    - Local tour provider reserves the right to make modifications to tour arrangements including order of tour activities, hotel and its location if deemed necessary.









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  • Zaida Jorat

    Zaida Jorat

    Verified Purchased 09/06/2014
    Excellent service

    Perhaps is the best way to get around Washington. The routes cover all of the main attractions in DC and the lower level in the bus has a/c. witch its a a must for the summer days in there.

  • Carol and Steve

    Carol and Steve

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    Verified Purchased 03/24/2010
    Great Sights!

    My husband and I enjoyed this tour. This was a great way to see the city.

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We are planning a 2-day trip to Washington DC on the 2nd and 3rd of July. What would it cost for a 48 hour hop on hop off trip plus a Potomac river cruise? 05/23/2017 15:49:30
Tours4Fun 05/24/2017 00:11:35

Dear Paul,

This depends on how many guests will be attending. When you select the date of your tour and how many guests, you will click on Book Now and it will give you the option to select the 48 hour loop.

The price per person for the Big Bus 28 hour pass (Red, Blue and Yellow Loops) will only be $68.98.

This tour does not include the Potomac River Cruise.

To view our available cruise tours, please follow the link provided below:


Thank you for your inquiry.

Best Regards,
Customer Service Rep

I will only be here in Washinton DC for at short period. I really want to go for that hop on/of bus tour. Is it possible to buy a tour ticket at the Union Station? 11/29/2014 15:22:24
Tours4Fun 11/29/2014 19:17:55

Dear Tuperna,

Thank you for your interest with Tours4fun.

You will need to make reservation in advance as we do not have a ticket booth at Union Station to purchase the tickets upon arrival.

You can book directly on our site or if you need assistance over the phone you may contact us via the following phone numbers:

1.866.933.7368 / 1.626.389.8668

Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.

Best Regards,
Customer Service Rep

does the 48 hour tour price include price for overnight accommodations. 08/12/2014 23:27:23
Tours4Fun 08/12/2014 23:53:14

Dear Cyp,

This particular tour does not offer hotel night accommodations. This is a single day tour that lasts 2.5 hours.

Below is an example of a tour that will include 1 night hotel accommodation in the price (please click the link to view): http://www.tours4fun.com/2-day-washington-dc-philadelphia-and-the-amish-country-tour.html

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