We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

On Board Tours DC

12th & Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
301-839-5261
Website
Improve this listing
73%
Ranked #28 of 155 Activities in Washington DC
Certificate of Excellence 2014
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: OnBoard DC Tours offers daily sightseeing bus tours in Washington DC. Day tours, night tours, and 3-day RoundAbouts are available year round.
Useful Information: Activities for older children

Hotels near On Board Tours DC

Write a Review

479 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    289
    64
    32
    32
    62
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Dothan, Alabama, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Nick was a great tour guide during our night tour of D.C. on November 10th. He had a wealth of information to share in a humorous way. This is a wonderful and easy way to see the sights. I would greatly recommend On Board Tours and Nick. Until next time D.C.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Snow Hill, Maryland
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

Went on the DC night tour 11/12/2014. This tour is a must. DC is beautiful at night and the monuments not as crowded as during the day. Our tour guide, Nick McCall, was very knowledgeable,funny,and made the tour very enjoyable. Great way to see the sights of the city. Thanks, Nick!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I would totally reccomend this tour to everyone I know. Deon Price was a GREAT tour guide and he was very clear and Cameron was a great driver!! Everyone should definitely try this out if you are ever in Washington DC

Was this review helpful? Yes
Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I'm a past client of this tour and decided to take it again and bring 2 other people because I remember it being really great. The previous tour guide I had was amazing. He was funny, witty, engaging, kind and respectable. Unfortunately the guide I had this time around was completely different. He was late, I couldn't understand him well... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Arkansas
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This was a great way to see the major monuments Ina different way. The small tour bus was comfortable and the guide, Larry, was great! We had kids, young adults, and a 92 year old veteran on the trip. It was easy to get around & the monuments were beautiful at night. Glad we took the tour!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newburgh, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Type guide and driver were professional. The guide was young and knew more about D.C it's monuments and buildings than I ever could imagined. Had plenty of time for pictures but never felt rushed. Don't miss this tour with Nick!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
25 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We took the 6 hour ONBOARD bus tour a few days ago. The tour guide was very good combining historical information with a good sense of fun. We covered a lot of the main attractions stopping at the major sites (WW2, Korea and Vietnam war memorials, Lincoln, Jefferson, Washington, Roosevelt and MLK memorials, White House etc.) and saw many of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
El Cajon, California
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We had two separate tours of Washington DC and Mount Vernon. We had a terrific tour guide each day his name is David and he combined enthusiasm and knowledge for some wonderful journeys.

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I just moved to the city and work at a hotel in Dupont Circle and was given two tickets to the DC The Best Tour in order to get to know the city a bit more. It was awesome! It was a quick 3 hours of all the must-see sights in DC. Our tour guide worked to make and keep... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Portland, Oregon
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Our hotel selected this tour company. Have never taken a bus tour of DC so didn't know exactly what to expect. We chose the 6 hour tour that included a boat ride on the Potomac. Nick was our guide and he did a great job. He was very knowledgeable of the sights and history. Very energetic and friendly. The company... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed On Board Tours DC also viewed

 

Been to On Board Tours DC? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing