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Washington DC Essential Hop-On Hop-Off plus Bonus Tour

By: DC Trails
From US$42.00
Highlights
  • Guided commentary adds context to each stop at top DC attractions
  • Easily connect to the web and social media sites with free Wi-Fi
  • No need to search for public restrooms with a bathroom on every bus 
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Washington DC Essential Hop-On Hop-Off plus Bonus Tour
From US$42.00
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1 Day Hop-On Hop-Off
1 Day Hop-On, Hop-Off City Tour
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2 Day Hop-On Hop-Off + Night
2 Day Hop-On, Hop-Off with Free Night Tour Included. Call to reserve date for complimentary night tour after booking. Bonus night tour is reserved based on availability.
From US$59.00
Overview

Get a comprehensive overview of Washington DC's highlights on your own time with this hop-on hop-off bus tour. While riding, listen to engaging commentary on the sights, and then hop off at any of the 20 stops to explore independently. Choose from a 24-hour ticket (including a bonus night tour) or 48-hour ticket (including a night tour or cruise) to suit your budget and schedule.

What to Expect

Make your way to L'Enfant Plaza to activate your 24- or 48-hour pass and begin your hop-on hop-off bus tour, with buses arriving about every 30 minutes. Step aboard a bus and find a comfortable seat either in the open-air top deck or in the climate-controlled area below.

Begin your tour focusing on the most important Washington DC highlights and landmarks. Listen to engaging commentary from your driver and disembark at any of the 20 stops to explore on your own. This flexible tour allows you to create your own itinerary. Route highlights include the US Capitol Building, Jefferson Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, National Archives, and the White House.

The 24-hour ticket includes a bonus nighttime tour, and the 48-hour ticket allows you to choose between a night tour or a harbor cruise.

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Loved DC Trails

We really enjoyed DC Trails. Brittney and John were wonderful on the Twilight tour even in the poring rain. I can't remember the other guys name but it started with a G. He was very informative and shared lots of great history on Washington DC....More

Thank Sara J
Reviewed 2 days ago
We did the 48 Hour Hop On/Off w/ the Twilight tour on May 9 & 10

We were very disappointed with the hop on service. We waited many times that the bus did not show up and we ended walking instead. In two days we probably wasted at least four hours with waiting for buses and then walking when we wanted...More

1  Thank Myrna K
Reviewed 4 days ago
Good concept - choose another provider

The hop on - hop off concept is great. Our hotel was up by the White House and it was great that we could "hop on" by our hotel instead of walking down to their main kiosk. The buses however don't seem to run on...More

Thank l h
Liliana T, Owner at DC Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We take feedback like yours very seriously. We are disappointed to read how your hop-on hop-off time with us was, as we aim to provide an excellent experience from start to finish. Our average wait time is 30 to 45 minutes, as we have only...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Would not recommend

I purchased two tickets on April 18th for the Hop-On/Hop-Off 2-Day Tour in DC. I read through the order confirmation email and printed it off to bring with me on my trip. On April 24th, I started my vacation tour by taking the Metro to...More

4  Thank T C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Knowledgeable staff

The staff was very knowledgeable and friendly. The one drawback was that the buses came so infrequently (we saw multiple buses from other tours stop in our area multiple times as we were waiting) we also had 2 buses skip our stop completely.

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