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Washington DC Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley + Arlington Nat'l Cemetery, Water Taxi Upgrade

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Highlights
  • See Washington DC worry-free on this narrated hop-on hop-off trolley tour
  • Economical travel to all the city's highlights on your own schedule
  • Choose between a silver, gold, or platinum pass or upgrade and include the night trolley tour
  • Guided tour of Arlington National Cemetery, if option selected
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Silver Pass (1 Day)
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1-Day Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour which includes the National Mall, Waterfront,Downtown, shuttle to Arlington National Cemetery (but not the cemetery tour), and shuttle service to/from select hotels
From $49.00
Gold Pass - Best Value (1 Day)
1 Day Hop On-Hop Off with National Mall, Waterfront, 1 Round Trip Water Taxi (Mar-Dec) and 1 Day Arlington National Cemetery Tour
From $59.00
Platinum Pass (2 Day)
2-Day Hop On-Hop Off with National Mall, Downtown, Waterfront, 1-Day Arlington National Cemetery Tour and 1 round trip Water Taxi (seasonal, Mar - Dec).
From $69.00
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Overview
Explore Washington DC's highlights and landmarks on a hop-on hop-off trolley tour that includes stops at the White House, Smithsonian, and Lincoln Memorial. The trolley goes through Arlington National Cemetery (if option is selected), too, which many similar tours don’t cover or enter. Move at your own pace with the ability to hop-off and explore any of the 17 stops according to your interests and schedule.
What to Expect
Take your gold, silver or platinum Washington DC hop-on hop-off trolley tour to any of the 17 stops and step aboard. Trolleys depart about every 30 minutes and run all day.
Ride along and listen to the onboard commentary, hopping off at any stop to explore further on your own. Through a downloadable foreign language app, commentary is available in Japanese, Chinese, Italian, Portuguese, German, Spanish, and French; earbuds are available for purchase.
Route highlights include the White House, US Capitol, the National Mall, Jefferson Memorial, MLK Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and Arlington National Cemetery (if option is selected), which many other tours don't cover.
Itinerary
You can board the Washington DC Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour at any of the following 17 stops:

• Washington Welcome Center/Ford's Theatre/Petersen House (tour transfer station for hotel shuttles)
• White House/White House Visitors Center
• National Archives/US Navy Memorial
• Law Enforcement Museum/Japanese American Memorial of Patriotism
• Union Station/Smithsonian Postal Museum/Begin DC Duck Tour Here
• U.S. Capitol/Supreme Court/Library of Congress
• Smithsonian Air and Space Museum/Museum of the American Indian/US Botanic Gardens
• The Wharf - Boarding for water taxi
• International Spy Museum
• Holocaust Memorial Museum/Bureau of Engraving & Printing/Smithsonian Castle
• Jefferson Memorial/George Mason Memorial
• FDR Memorial/Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
• Lincoln Memorial/Vietnam Veterans Memorial/Korean War Veterans Memorial Tour transfer Station: Transfer to Arlington National Cemetery Shuttle
• National Museum of American History/National Museum of African American History & Culture
• National Museum of Natural History
• Newseum/National Gallery of Art
• National Portrait Gallery / American Art Museum
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had the pleasure of having Just Joe and Smiley as our tour guides. Both of them were great and kept the ride fun!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have done Hop on Hop off in many cities and this company does a good job. A couple things bothered us, the signage of pick up points are not marked in some areas and stopping at 5 is to early. It would be a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank PCBIllinois
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit to DC and we spent the first day wandering around the city, exhausting ourselves. We for the Downtown Trolley Tour the second day and we used it for hop on and hop off to visit all the places we had...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Mehdi E
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I find this a great way to see a city, especially Washington. Great way to get around throughout the day. Also used them to Arlington, which was terrific.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Montauk123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really great time. The drivers were knowledgeable and witty. Made for a very entertaining program. The connections between Lincoln and Arlington were a little clumsy, which made us miss the last trolley back to Union Station. Our driver was nice enough to drop us all...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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May 12, 2019|
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Response from JFan | Reviewed this property |
I too, had a large party, so I just split it into two reservations and there were no issues. It was a great time. Enjoy!
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May 4, 2019|
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Response from Ted S | Reviewed this property |
You can get a map. I suggest you take a Ride around the city 1st, see where the stops are then decide what to do. This is what we did, it was a big help.
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Response from Leigh M | Reviewed this property |
We rode the metro to Arlington Cemetery. After we went thru security we went outside to get in line for the tram. We showed our paper ticket to board. We had to show it each time we got back on at the stops. Afterwards we... More
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