BEST OF DC - VIP TOUR

From USD $125.00
  • Duration: 8 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Product code: USAGTVP

Your VIP experience begins at the Neptune Fountain, outside the Library of Congress, where you'll meet your tour guide. You will be escorted across the street, to begin your reserved entry into the U.S. Capitol Building for a 45-minute tour of one of the most symbolically important and architecturally impressive buildings in the nation.

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On your guided walking tour of the Capitol, you will see the Crypt, the Rotunda, and National Statuary Hall, and also spend time at the U.S. Capitol's Visitor Center. On your way to the next stop (the White House), you will pass the Newseum, the Canadian Embassy, and the National Gallery of Art. When arriving at the White House, you will see the Executive Residence of the President and his family, as well as the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. This stop also includes a walk past Lafayette Park, honoring the Marquis de Lafayette, leader of French revolutionary forces.

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Your next stop is the National World War II Memorial. Along the way, you will see the headquarters of the American Red Cross, the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), and the Organization of American States (OAS) - representing the U.S., Canada, and 35 Latin American countries. Onward, to the Jefferson Memorial.

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Once you have marveled at the Jefferson Memorial and have taken photos, we will visit the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial – dedicated in 2011 – just across the Tidal Basin. 

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On the walking part of the tour, you will visit the Korean War Veterans Memorial, and via a nice stroll along the tree line, you will emerge in front of the Lincoln Memorial and Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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For a unique experience, this tour offers a leisurely cruise on the Potomac River (Seasonal: March 24 to October 16) with your guide, who will answer any questions you might have. Guests have their choice of lunch options (cost included in the tour price) at the newly renovated L'Enfant Plaza in Washington, DC!

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The second to the last stop is the Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) Memorial, which will transport you back in time to the years of 1933-1945. 

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For our last stop, we arrange reserved entrance into the National Archives Building. Your guide will lead you pass long lines for a unique viewing of the original Bill of Rights, Declaration of Independence, and the U.S. Constitution. We return to the U.S. Navy Memorial at the end of the tour.

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Tour Highlights

Save 3 hours of your day!

Delight in reserved, priority entrance into two of Washington DC's most sought-after attractions - the U.S. Capitol Building and the National Archives Building

Visit Washington DC’s major sites with guided walks and photo opportunities

Enjoy a boat cruise and boxed lunch on the Potomac River (Seasonal: March 24 to Oct 16) 

Lunch is included

Free refreshments

Smaller groups

Luxury buses 
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Tour Itinerary

STARTS AT/PICK UP: Neptune Fountain in front of Library Of Congress (Thomas Jefferson Building)

Jefferson Memorial

U.S. Capitol Building (Inside Tour)

FDR Memorial

World War II Memorial

Vietnam Memorial

Martin Luther King Memorial

Lincoln Memorial

White House

Korean War Memorial

ENDS AT: National Archives Building 

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Tour Duration: ~ 8.5 hours (8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)

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IMPORTANT NOTE: BEST OF DC - VIP TOUR MIGHT BE SOLD OUT ON BUSY DAYS. WE STRONGLY SUGGEST TAKING OUR DC DELUXE TOUR AS AN ALTERNATIVE

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Additional Notes: 
Please Arrive at Meeting Point No Later Than 8 AM for Check In
Tour Departure Times Are Subject to Change Due to Local Traffic Conditions
One Hour Boat Cruise on the Potomac Included (March 24 - Oct 16)