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Capitol Hill and DC Monuments Tour by Electric Cart provided by Washington DC Urban Adventures

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Capitol Hill and DC Monuments Tour by Electric Cart

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Overview
Exploring Washington DC's monuments and memorials in an open-sided, electric cart means you can enjoy unobstructed views from beginning to end. Traveling with a small group and guide, you'll cover popular destinations in the heart of DC, and hear stories throughout the tour. Stop to visit a series of highlights including the Lincoln Memorial, the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, the White House, and the city's war memorials.
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You'll start at
L'Enfant Plaza
600 Maryland Ave SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA L’Enfant Metro Stop: Meet at the corner of 7th St. & Maryland Ave. SW) also known as 7th & C St. (Maryland Ave. becomes C St. on the other side of 7th St.)
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    Washington DC Urban Adventures
    Stop: 2 hours -
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    Pass by Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
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    Jefferson Memorial
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Washington Monument
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Lincoln Memorial
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 5
    National World War II Memorial
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Korean War Veterans Memorial
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Vietnam Veterans Memorial
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Pass by White House
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    U.S. Capitol
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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    National Mall
    Stop: 2 hours -
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You'll end at
L'Enfant Plaza
600 Maryland Ave SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA L’Enfant Metro Stop: Meet at the corner of 7th St. & Maryland Ave. SW) also known as 7th & C St. (Maryland Ave. becomes C St. on the other side of 7th St.)
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Highlights
  • Travel in an eco-friendly electric vehicle on a Washington DC tour
  • Sightseeing with a small group means you can see and do more
  • Catch sight of the top destinations in central DC, including the White House
  • Great way to kick off a visit to Washington DC
What to Expect
Make your way to L'Enfant Metro Stop, an easy-to-reach location in central Washington DC. Board an open-air, eco-friendly eCruiser vehicle, and then zip toward the Smithsonian Museum, the first stop on the tour. Weave through a cluster of historic monuments, taking in the Jefferson and Lincoln Memorials. Also see the Washington Monument, whose blinking light is among one of DC's most recognizable sights. Next, head to the National World War II Memorial, the Korean War Veterans Memorial, and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Finish with two of the top destinations in DC, the White House and Capitol Hill, home of the United States Congress. Your guided tour concludes at the original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
L'Enfant Plaza, 600 Maryland Ave SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Transport by electric cart
  • Local English-speaking guide
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - U.S. Capitol
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • 7 passengers per vehicle
  • Tour is weather permitting. Weather-appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes are recommended
  • Children under 4 years of age must sit on parent or guardian's lap, and must be advised at time of booking
  • This tour runs year round and will proceed rain or shine unless such weather constitutes a dangerous situation. Final decision on cancelling a tour will occur at least an hour prior to departure and all possible guests will be contacted.
  • Due to the popularity of this tour we will not accept day-of changes to your reservation.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Local Impact: How you will help the local community by joining this tour: Your tour covers the National Mall in an all-electric vehicle. We're committed to reducing the environmental impact of vehicle-based tourism in Washington DC, which makes up the vast majority of tours given in this city. Make a "green" difference by seeing the Mall via electric transportation!
  • 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 experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 35 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Roxie F wrote a review 14 Mar
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Montie was very knowledgeable. I learned more on this tour than in history class. I am glad we did it at night, monuments looked better in the evening.
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Date of experience: March 2020
Dawn M wrote a review 14 Mar
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We did the urban adventures cart tour today and it was fantastic! Our guide, Montie, was beyond amazing! He was very knowledgeable and so friendly! We had a great time touring the sites with him!!! #NDgirls #girlstrip2020
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Date of experience: March 2020
Katie Watson wrote a review 8 Mar
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I very much enjoyed this tour. Peter was our tour guide and he was amazing! He was great about explaining why the monuments were there and what they were used for. I recommend this tour very much and I am excited to go on more tours in different city’s!
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DN1028 wrote a review 8 Mar
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My mom visited me from Florida and had yet to experience a proper tour of DC. Steve B., our tour guide, did an excellent job to create an informative and memorable excursion throughout Capitol Hill, the National Mall, and several monuments. My mom was especially impressed by the
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Date of experience: March 2020
Miranda Lewis wrote a review 5 Mar
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Steve Berman took us for a great tour of DC, I was wiht my 13yr old and 9 year old and he tailored it to their needs just perfectly. Steve was fun, full of energy and knowledge and showed us exaclty what we wanted to see and more! I couldnt recommend him highly enough
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Date of experience: February 2020
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By: Washington DC Urban Adventures
Dean
11
Best Tour Ever Thanks to Steve B.!!
You have to ask for Steve B if you plan to see the Washington DC Monuments. As fantastic as the Monuments are,
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AWi
10
Prohibition tour
We had a great time on this tour! Montie was super knowledgeable, both about the history of prohibition and about
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Roxie F
30
Fun and Informative
Montie was very knowledgeable. I learned more on this tour than in history class. I am glad we did it at night,
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Kelly W
11
Fantastic Tour!
Steve B was fantastic! He’s a great story teller and has a wealth of knowledge about DC. We loved our tour!
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Dawn M
10
Amazing tour!!!
We did the urban adventures cart tour today and it was fantastic! Our guide, Montie, was beyond amazing! He
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KPD
21
Super fun way to see monuments
We booked it last minute and got down to the carts. They're like big golf carts. The tour guides were wonderful,
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Kristen S.
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
10
Vincent is Amazing!
This evening tour of DC is remarkable! What a beautiful, fun, interesting experience! Vincent was incredibly
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Rachel
11
Awesome group activity even for natives
We did this tour with a group of five coworkers - most from out of town and a couple locals - and we had a blast.
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PaulC
Shillelagh, Ireland
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Great way to experience the city by night
My wife and I had a super 'first-night' trip around the sights of Washington, expertly guided by Sean, our driver.
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Traveling G
Houston, Texas
202
Amazing!!!
The start of our tour was tough because we got lost but the tour guides were patient and got us to them! After
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