Washington DC Super Saver: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley and Monuments by Moonlight Tour

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Washington DC Super Saver: Hop-on Hop-off Trolley and Monuments by Moonlight Tour information and booking

1 day
Departs from
Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour Board at any of the 20 stops Night Tour:Departs from the main entrance of Union Station
Returns to
Hop-on Hop-Off Trolley:Last re-boarding at 5pmNight Tour: Returns to original departure point
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Explore Washington DC at your leisure on a hop-on hop-off trolley and see the city's landmarks illuminated on a guided night tour with this super saver combo. Hop on and off as often as you like at any of 20 trolley stops at landmarks including the White House, US Capitol, Lincoln Memorial and Jefferson Memorial. Then at night, take a guided trolley tour to see the same monuments lit up and hear fascinating anecdotes and ghost stories.

Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley TourBoard your trolley at any of its 20 stops throughout Washington DC and use your included guidebook to help plan your day. Travel three different routes and listen to onboard commentary on the sights you pass, hopping on and off as often as you like. Since the trolleys run every half hour from morning to evening, they're a convenient way to get around the city and cover all the must-do sights! This is DC's only trolley with GPS Tracking! You can find the your next trolley arrival, nearby trolley stops, and there is even a call-in feature. No phone app is required! Maximize your time on the trolleys with the use of this tool.There are three different trolley routes (see Itinerary for a complete list of stops):National Mall and Downtown (Orange Loop)
 The orange line travels along the National Mall with stops at all the Smithsonian Museum buildings, as well as the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, Jefferson Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, United States Capitol and Supreme Court buildings.

National Cathedral, Uptown and Georgetown (Green Loop
) The green line goes uptown to the National Zoo and National Cathedral. It then takes you through Embassy Row on its way to historic Georgetown, Washington's oldest neighborhood that is a hot spot for shopping and dining. Finally, the green line goes to the White House and White House Visitor Center.

Arlington National Cemetery Shuttle (Red Loop; 10-15 minutes) The Arlington Cemetery line shuttles between the Lincoln Memorial and Arlington Cemetery.
 The last return shuttle from Arlington National Cemetery is at 4:30pm.Guided Night Trolley TourAfter a day of touring the city on your own, meet your guide at 7:30pm at Union Station and board your trolley to begin your 2.5-hour narrated night tour of more than 100 attractions. Be dazzled by the sight of floodlit landmarks including the White House, Washington Monument, FDR Memorial, Korean War Veteran's Memorial and Iwo Jima. As you travel the streets of the US capital, your guide will share historical facts, engaging anecdotes and spooky ghost stories. By the time you return to Union Station, you'll have seen many of the city's can't-miss sights with this money-saving combo that's the perfect balance between free time and guided sightseeing.Please note: If certain attractions are closed, your guide will recommend alternative routes.

What's included

  • Hop-on hop-off narrated trolley tour
  • Onboard host/hostess
  • Washington dc color guidebook
  • Local taxes
  • 2.5-hour narrated night tour

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off