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Big Bus Washington DC

Washington DC, DC 20002-4214
+1 877-332-8689
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The open-top deck of a Big Bus tour is the best way to see Washington DC. Sit back and relax as you are transported passed the iconic landmarks that make America's Capital so recognizable and special. Our sightseeing tours are designed to provide a flexible approach to city discovery. Your hop-on, hop-off ticket provides you the freedom to get off the bus to explore and visit attractions. Buses run regularly so re-joining the tour is easy.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 7:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Washington DC, DC 20002-4214
+1 877-332-8689
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Big Bus is great in many cities around the world. By sharing your experiences you help others too. Thank you Big Bus

Thank gl0rians
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were in Washington DC for 3 days and because of the efficiency and well organised services of the Big Bus Tours group, we were able to see the amazing sites that this city had to offer. We were able to explore the sites at...More

Thank TamaraAshman
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As always, the Big Bus is the best way to get your bearings around a new city. Informative commentary. Easily located Bus Stops. Do a full loop and then go back and explore.

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Reviewed 3 days ago


Thank Jill V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was the absolute worst on off bus company I have ever purchased tickets for. The buses did not come to the locations the map stated they would come. There was no heat on the bus. The buses were old. The drivers would make passengers...More

Thank kns864
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We tried both Big Bus and DC Trails tours. We found DC Trails to be more personable and comfortable. Both offered good information about the monuments in DC.

Thank gayledwhale
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Liked a lot! Our guide Jay O. was awesome! Very nice, funny , and knowledgeable at the same time. Very good experience. A driver was great as well! Thank you!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When you have just a couple of days in the city, I truly believe that the best way to know the key attractions are with the kind of bus tour. But this time it wasn’t so good. You have to buy the premium ticket (expensive)...More

Thank Juliana Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

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Brian E
September 1, 2017|
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Response from 20carolynw | Reviewed this property |
some of them do, but not all.
August 26, 2017|
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Response from lshrader21 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we did stop at the Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam memorial and another stop I just can't think of what it was. You get off the bus with the tour guide and you walk around for about an hour.
July 14, 2017|
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Response from Gooner_Il | Reviewed this property |
Write terrible reviews with your experience everywhere. They will respond!!