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Old Town Trolley Tours of Washington DC

Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Voted “Washington’s Best Tour” by both the Washington Post and Forbes Magazine, the Nation’s Capital comes alive aboard Old Town Trolley Tours. Live narration filled with humorous stories and well-researched historical facts will show guests all of...more
Opens in 22 min
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
50 Massachusetts Ave NE, Union Station, Washington DC, DC 20002-4214
+255 652 415 005
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I picked this tour company as it picked up from outside our hotel. The guy that picked us up was hilarious sorry can’t remember his name. They drop you at the welcome centre so you can purchase a ticket if you haven’t already. The tour...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nicnac23
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So overall great service and fun tour for kids and adults of all ages. It is a great and eficiant way to see sights in DC. 5 huge stars for the drivers! They are funny, informative, interactive with the passengers. All have great personalities! Drew,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had heard a lot about seeing Washington DC at night so we booked. The first bus we went to get on was full and I'm glad it was because Smiley was our driver. Everything you read about Smiley is true! Fun, entertaining and educational....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My five year old and I had spent the day prior walking from our hotel to two museums, and then down to the Washington Monument and around the mall. He was dragging! And my feet were feeling it, too... ice cream and a carousel ride...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Trolleys run about thirty minutes apart but that can vary substantially. Timing is everything especially if you have small kids. Especially if you hop over to ANC. Our experience: waited about 20 minutes at Lincoln for shuttle bus. Waited about 30 minutes to catch tram...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank R M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is so hard to get to see everything and to make your way around the city. We found the tour guides to be very knowledgeable and the locations they stopped at were perfect for what we wanted to do. We pikced the 2 day...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed. We chose this tour for the hop on hop off feature, but it was too inconvenient to utilize. The stops were inconveniently located and not well marked. The wait time between trolleys is over 30 minutes so it was quicker to walk. We...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Amanda C
Jennifer G, Guest Relations Manager at Old Town Trolley Tours of Washington DC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I was sorry to read you were disappointed in your tour. We offer a satisfaction guarantee located on the customer service page of our website.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Old Town Trolley exceeded our expectations!! You can stay on and ride around the sights OR you can hop off for whenever you want. They come by every half hour. And you hop back on to go to the next stop!! They are super helpful!!!...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found these guys on Trip Advisor as I wanted a tour of Washington DC which had to be cost effective. I booked my two day tour ticket in the UK through Trip Advisor which was seamless. When I arrived in DC I showed them...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Life is not perfect, you have to expect delays. This is perfect for people that have patience, want to enjoy a nice ride and get plenty of information on what they are seeing and what not to miss. If the weather is bad, then you...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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9 July 2018|
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Response from azcat1218 | Reviewed this property |
We just returned from DC mid August. The day as well as night tours were comfortable. Most drop offs very close with the exception of the White House, which is only a few blocks. Wait time to “hop on “ is every half hour a... More
28 June 2018|
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Response from JourneyGirl1970 | Reviewed this property |
No. They aren’t. It shouldn’t be an issue if you do the night time tours which I highly recommend as the monuments lit up at night are breathtaking!
4 April 2018|
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Response from Jennifer G | Property representative |
We do NOT go to Georgetown. You may view our tour map online at our trolley tours website.