Washington DC Holiday Lights Sightseeing Tour

Holiday & Seasonal Tours in USA
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Tour description

The magic of the holidays comes to life on this most stunning illuminated tour of Washington, DC this holiday season! Take in the beauty of its festive décor and be in awe as you travel through the City streets with its twinkling lights.You’ll visit the grounds of the U.S. Capital, Lincoln Memorial, and the White House Ellipse – walking through the “Pageant of Peace”. Your tour will be led by a licensed DC Tourist Guide who will share stories about the history of this national festival, and its fun and historic local roots.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: U.S. Capitol, Washington DC, District of ColumbiaOur first stop will be the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol to view “the People’s Tree” evergreen Christmas tree….which has been displayed on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol building since 1964Duration: 20 minutesStop At: White House, Washington DC, District of ColumbiaNext stop is, the White House Ellipse, where you’ll appreciate the beauty of our nation’s National Christmas Tree! Guests will disembark the shuttle to visit D.C.'s own "Pageant of Peace”. Since 1954, the Pageant of Peace has been held on the Ellipse by the White House. It brings our local and national communities together and symbolizes America’s wish for peace around the world.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: National Mall, Washington DC, District of ColumbiaThe centerpiece of the Pageant is the National Christmas Tree decorated with thousands of beautiful twinkling lights. With the backdrop of the White House, it is one of the most glorious holiday sites in D.C.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Georgetown, Washington DC, District of ColumbiaRe-imagine the Season of Light! Georgetown's "Glow Light Art Exhibition" is an outdoor exhibition featuring national and international works using light in creative, innovative ways. We will stop at one of these creative installations in this historic neighborhood. Guests will get a glimpse of the holiday decorations along the main street of this quaint neighborhood founded in the 17th century.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, District of ColumbiaOur last stop is the Lincoln Memorial, where all experience breathtaking views of the National Mall, with a clear view of both the Washington Monument and U.S. Capitol Building; a photographer’s dream. Be prepared for great holiday cheer! Season’s greetings!Duration: 20 minutes

What's included

  • U.S. Capitol Building
  • U.S. Navy Memorial
  • White House Ellipse
  • One (1) Hour Visit at D.C.’s “Pageant of Peace"
  • Transport by Climate-Controlled Luxury Tour Bus
  • Live Tour Guide Narrative

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Seasonal Offer
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Likely to Sell Out
  • Led by a local guide
  • Family friendly