Private Half Day Highlights Tour of D.C.

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Reservation System: Rezdy
API Provider: Rezdy
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Location: Washington
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 210.0 minutes
Trip difficulty: Moderate
Max Group Size:
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights Hear about the politics and presidents of the past
Snap photos of the Washington Monument
Visit the evocative Korean War Veterans Memorial
Hear the story of Dr. King’s 'I Have a Dream Speech' 
Finish your tour at the Vietnam Memorial
Summary
Get to the heart of this amazing capital city in our half-day highlights tour
Description

Are you a first timer in DC but not quite ready to commit to a full day touring the nation’s Capital or are you short for time but still want to see the best of what the city has to offer. Either way don’t sweat it—the half day highlights tour was designed with you in mind.

* Hear about the fascinating **politics and presidents** of the past 
* Snap photos of the **Washington Monument** from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial as you learn how DC’s monuments became a cornerstone of the city 
* Visit the evocative **Korean War Veterans Memorial** and learn about The Forgotten War 
* Hear the story of Dr. King’s _I Have a Dream Speech_ at the **Martin Luther King Jr Memorial,** learn about the numerous marches that have taken place in the capital, and the changes inspired by these movements. 
* Finish your tour at the **Vietnam Memorial,** where you can honour the men and women who fought in this controversial war.

**Feeling Presidential** 
Your tour will begin at the most famous house in the country. You will have the chance to snap your own iconic photo outside the White House South Lawn and learn more about the fascinating politics of the most powerful country in the world. Your friendly guide will then lead you to the famous seat of Congress - the US Capitol Building.

**Memory lane** 
Be sure to have your cameras at the ready as you visit the city’s most famous memorials, monuments and landmarks. Make a stop at the Lincoln Memorial, visit the beautiful Korean War Veterans Memorial, and explore the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial.

Included A friendly and professional private tour guide.
Plenty of time to take photos at your favourite places.
Excluded Food and drink, although your guide will be happy to recommend snacks along the way.
A tour of the White House interior.
Hotel pick up, we do recommend a centrally located start point
Know before you book Please bring comfortable walking shoes
Kids under 4 are free
Know before you go Please ensure you arrive at the meeting point at least 10 minutes prior to the tour start time
Please bring waterproof clothing in case it rains
In summer, please remember to bring a hat, sunscreen and plenty of water
Additional Information Not wheelchair accessible
Health Items Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 48 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 10 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Fixed Times

Season:

All year: From 01-01-2020 To 12-31-2020
Sunday 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00
Monday 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00
Tuesday 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00
Wednesday 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00
Thursday 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00
Friday 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00
Saturday 09:00, 09:30, 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 38.891732, -77.030211
Address: National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, District of Columbia
Notes: In front of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, by the flagpole
Start Location Notes National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, District of Columbia
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 40.7025714, -73.99056
Address: 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Notes:
Start Location Notes National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, District of Columbia
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States

Cancellation

Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund

Pricing

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