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Tidal Basin

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Tidal Basin

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E Basin Drive NW Ohio Drive NW, Washington DC, DC 20003
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Best of DC Tour -With Access to US Capitol & National Archives Buildings
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Best of DC Tour -With Access to US Capitol & National Archives Buildings
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Save time and avoid hassles with this full-day Washington DC tour that provides priority access to landmarks such as the United States Capitol and the National Archives Building. Focus on the sights and your guide's commentary instead of traffic and directions as you shuttle in a luxury bus between Lincoln Memorial, the White House, and other important destinations. Seasonally, a Potomac River cruise and lunch are included.
$125.00 per adult
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csserious2 wrote a review Jun 2020
Chantilly, Virginia651 contributions151 helpful votes
Whats the tidal basin is famous for? Certainly not for gazing the tides come and go! Its for enjoying the cherry blossom in early spring and marvel the wonders of nature. Such a wonderful gift from Japan in the early twentieth century. It is the largest tourist attraction in DC
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Naina-Damani wrote a review May 2020
London, United Kingdom660 contributions117 helpful votes
The Tidal Basin is partially man made reservoir between the Potomac River and the Washington Channel. It is picturesque with cherry blossom trees.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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SDTravelMom wrote a review Mar 2020
San Diego, California343 contributions102 helpful votes
Weather was a bit chilly, but it was still absolutely beautiful. If you can't get out and walk, at least try to drive around. A bit of tranquility in the chaos of DC
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Waunderlust wrote a review Mar 2020
Houston, Texas1,724 contributions172 helpful votes
W took a nice little walk, really pretty. The cherry blossoms hadn't quite blossomed yet, but it was still pretty nice.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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ShelleyOC88 wrote a review Mar 2020
Billericay, United Kingdom1,210 contributions128 helpful votes
The cherry blossoms and basin is so beautiful and tranquil area. Then all the memorials around too. Lovely walking area. A must visit!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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