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Awesome National Mall and Tidal Basin Tour!!

Our group of six took two tours with Carolyn. The first was on Christmas day which was the... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2018
AngeeBee12
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Wildwood
Excellent Introduction to the Monuments on the Mall

I took an excellent public 2-hour walking tour of the mall with our guide, Kayley. She explained... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2017
georgialucas11
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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DC by Foot is proud to offer an extensive schedule of pay-what-you-like Washington, DC tours, including the National Mall, Arlington Cemetery, Capitol Hill, Georgetown and more. In addition to walking tours, we also offer food, bike, bus and photography tours. Our tours come with no upfront costs, allowing you to pay what you thought a tour was worth, or what you could afford, at the end of the tour.
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

Our group of six took two tours with Carolyn. The first was on Christmas day which was the National Mall and Tidal Basin tour. It was freezing outside but coming from Florida we all loved it. Carolyn brought history to life and told us many...More

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Reviewed November 26, 2017

I took an excellent public 2-hour walking tour of the mall with our guide, Kayley. She explained the monuments well and included interesting details, while also giving the group time to explore each monument in their own way. I really enjoyed the loose structure of...More

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Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

I took my Dad, Mom, fiancé, and brothers to the Lincoln Assassination tour by Carolyn. She was wonderful - very nice, answered all of our questions, and gave a tremendous amount of insight to the events that took place. I highly recommend!!

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Reviewed November 23, 2017

We took this tour on Wed 15th with Carolyn as the tour guide. As this was our first full day in Washington we'd already visited the majority of the sites during the day so were in two minds as to whether we should take the...More

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Reviewed November 20, 2017

We signed up for the Memorials at Midnight tour by Carolyn who was a 5-star exceptional guide. She shared so many info about the National Mall and I was not bored one bit. Carolyn interacted with almost everyone in the group and was super nice...More

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Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic guided tour by Carolyn. Her architecture and historical knowledge made this a wonderful tour. Georgetown is beautiful and well worth a couple of hours of your time. Tour finishes at Georgetown university and it is worth walking around the campus for the great views....More

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Reviewed November 13, 2017

DC BY FOOT was great and allowed us see so much in one day! My wife & I booked a 2 hour, (10am to noon) private walking tour of the NATIONAL MALL from the Lincoln to the Washington Memorial and soooo much in between. Canden...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

I was hesitant to join my friend for a tour of historic Georgetown during a frigid November day, but boy am I glad I didn’t listen to my instinct! The tour is about 1.5hrs and is chockfull of wonderful facts that put Georgetown into historical...More

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Yes, you need to book it in their website.
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Frances L
July 1, 2017|
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Response from Tesla220 | Reviewed this property |
Oh yeah, we stopped at every monument in a shady spot.
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moodymolly
May 6, 2017|
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It really depends on several factors, but generally, we don't suggest investing in a private tour unless you really would like to have the tour guide dedicate all of his or her attention to your family or if there are any... More
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