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Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge

Introductory Tour of Washington DC

3 hours

Kickstart your trip to Washington DC

Get a notebook ready: a tour on all things DC is in session, and you'll pass with flying colors.

  • From 48.81 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 3 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English

What you'll do

Discover diverse cultural DC on an introductory tour you've been dreaming of, like seeing stage to the jazz greats Lincoln Theater or magnificent murals celebrating black icons. Get pointers to the yummiest, quirkiest eateries to return to on bright and bustling H Street and get tips on when to return for farm-fresh produce at a popular market. Want a dose of DC politics? Federal Triangle and its iconic domed Capitol building awaits, and your host knows just the nearby out-of-this-world food truck to try later. Next, catch a glimpse of the world-famous White House - you're in DC, after all - but leave time for a nearby hidden gem straight out of a spy novel. Speaking of secrets, an eccentric mansion awaits, then bask in the shadows of a technicolor cathedral.

Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Big Ben to Tower Bridge

Where you’ll go

You'll pass DC 101 with flying colors along streets bursting with rich American history, kicking class off on iconic U Street, sprinkled with famous landmarks and swingin' clubs once frequented by legends like, wait for it, Nat King Cole. Two-step to tight-knit H Street, home to hip and happenin' eateries to try on the rest of your trip, and a local market your host has all the insider info of. Hop over to the diplomatic Federal Triangle next, flanked by the luscious National Mall and grand neoclassical masterpieces. Pennsylvania Avenue awaits, where the White House peeks out from rows of red tulips. A stone's throw away stands a secretive bench, then head to eccentric Mansion O, after which it’s off to a church dunked in a rainbow of colors on Delaware Ave.

    • Class is in session and you're going to fly with passing colors thanks to a local host that gets an A+ on all things DC.
    • Prep for the rest of your trip along the very best basics of a city bursting with history, like the iconic Lincoln Theater.
    • Follow in the footsteps of jazz greats like (don't freak out) Louis Armstrong and Aretha Franklin at a swingin' club.
    • Visit a historic street, armed with insider info about a popular market and eatery hotspots.
    • Don't greet just yet: your savvy host has more insider tips to share for the rest of your DC trip.
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • A private and personalized experience
    • 3 hours with your host
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • What’s not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Transportation costs
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

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