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On Board Tours DC

12th & Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004
301-839-5261
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Ranked #24 of 119 Activities in Washington DC
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Tours
Description: OnBoard DC Tours offers daily sightseeing bus tours in Washington DC. Day tours, night tours, and 3-day RoundAbouts are available year round.
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

My mother, father and I signed up for the DC-The Best tour. It was fun, informative, and just right. Our tour guide Nick was truly wonderful. He was extremely knowledgeable and made the tour a fun, learning experience. I would highly recommend the company and guide. Thank you!

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Clear Lake, Texas, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

Dion was an AWESOME tour guide!! We went to Mt Vernon, Arlington Cemetery, and Old Town Alexandria. Dion was knowledgeable, friendly, and accommodating. He went out of his way to make our wedding anniversary tour exceptional. Dion was always eager to take photos of us while on the tour. I would definitely recommend this company and particularly, Dion. Thanks for... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The communication from this company is exceptional. We booked, and then had to change things around, and it was no problem, and easily and quickly sorted by email from Australia. We did the “Do it all “tour on Friday July 25th: our guide, Nick Macall, and driver Gwen, were exceptional: truly amazing: we certainly “did it all”: the tour was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Our first visit to Washington DC was off to the perfect start with this tour thanks to Nick McCall and Chris our driver. Nick has an amazing personality and was very knowledgeable about the sites and history of our country. His directions were very clear and we felt safe. This allowed us to concentrate on the tour stops. We didn't... More

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Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Make certain you get Tour Guide Nick. He is funny, entertaining and very knowledgeable! We enjoyed every minute.

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Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Was 1 hour early for tour. Not enough buses for everyone (Last people to arrive got on first.) Tour guide started tour by walking to White House. Guide wanted to keep walking to next stop but old people on bus could not walk further. I was one of them. 45 minutes after the tour was supposed to start a rickety... More

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Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great night tour and a really amazing, patient guide named Mark! A really good way to see a lot of stuff in a short time. I've been to DC many times but Mark gave us more info in a short time then any of us have heard before. A special thanks to Mark the guide for showing a lot of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The bus picked my wife, baby and I from the hotel and drove us to the 15th st & Pennsylvania to join the rest of the group for an unforgettable tour. Let me tell you, our 31 year old tour guide Nick was amazing. He was very knowledgeable and had a very humorous and sweet way of telling stories and... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My family visited the DC region for the first time ever last week. I have 16 and 14 year old kids, and this was the right time to immerse them in American history. Our first full day in DC was with On Board Tours. This gave us a chance to get an overview of the area and then plan our... More

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canada
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17 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We took this tour at night while in Washington recently. The bus picked us up at our hotel which was wonderful and Nick was our tour guide. We found him to be very personable, and quite knowledgeable. The tour at night is beautiful and a must see. Our only problem was with some tour members. Nick explained at tour beginning... More

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