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Address: Union Station, Washington DC, DC
Phone Number: 877 322 7066
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Our tour guide Derek pretty much made the experience for me - really nice guy and fun tour guide on the bus. The driver was also brilliant, and very helpful. Wish we could have... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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North Carolina
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60 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I was bumped from an evening flight and asked for my flight the next day to be at 8 pm instead of 8 am. I saw DC for the $8 train ride plus snacks.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Go the the mall and visit the gardens and the museums, the entrance are free, for some you have to reserve a ticket,

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Thank Carl w
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide Derek pretty much made the experience for me - really nice guy and fun tour guide on the bus. The driver was also brilliant, and very helpful. Wish we could have stayed on that route for longer than a few stops! Unfortunately when we hopped back on we had a different bus and staff, which was really... More 

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Surrey
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

A great way to see all the most famous landmarks in Washington . Overall very good, however a better timetable and linking of routes would be helpful. Thelma our day guide and Derek our night guide were both very informative, helpful and numerous. Finally we must give a special.thanks to Smoky our driver to The National Harbour and back, he... More 

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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

On 12/29 it took 3 agents over 30 minutes to assist me in printing the tickets I purchased online. Was told there was a tour leaving union station at 4:00 and would return at 5:45 so we could catch the night tour. We Waited 20 minutes and the bus never showed. Walked around union station and reported at 6:00 for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

D-porter and Tony t n the purple line were amazing "tour guides" they were really bus drivers that their tour guides called out. They have up their breaks to give us an amazing trip and out the rain!! The were great to ride with and listen to. . . . The red line was horrible though. The Jacks didn't work,... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

I got on the bus at Union Station. My tour guide's name was Joan. She was very helpful and also very knowledgeable. The PA system was not working on the bus so she did an excellent job of giving us info on all the monuments and various sights we were driving by. It appeared she and the driver worked closely... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

I bought a two-day tour on the 13th of December, which would be the 13th and 14th. On Sunday 13th, everything was fine, just great. My problems started on the 14th, the yellow line bus arrived an hour late for departure in the morning, the bus driver Parker asked where wanted to hop off and by the time we've got... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

I took my daughter 9, and son 3 to DC and got the 2 day tour and night tour. The guides were so helpful and even took us back to union station where our car was parked even though it wasn't on the route for them. If we didn't have a live guide we had a pre recorded guide on... More 

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Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

it was booked through Viator.com and called the Washington DC in One Day: Guided Sightseeing Tour $69. We were there at the pickup point but there was a marathon on that day and the road closed. No trouble, we were able to walk to the next street. Traffic however was congested. Here is my gripe. We werent taken to the... More 

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