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Big Bus Tours Washington DC

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Address: 50 Massachusetts Ave NE, In front of Union Station, Washington DC, DC 20002-4214
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+1 877-332-8689
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 19:30
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The open-top deck of a Big Bus tour is the best way to see Washington DC....

The open-top deck of a Big Bus tour is the best way to see Washington DC. Sit back and relax as you are transported passed the iconic landmarks that make America's Capital so recognizable and special. Our sightseeing tours are designed to provide a flexible approach to city discovery. Your hop-on, hop-off ticket provides you the freedom to get off the bus to explore and visit attractions. Buses run regularly so re-joining the tour is easy.

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Big Bus Washington DC Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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Great way to sight see

Bought a 2 day pass, got the Night Tour for free with it. Sana was guide for night tour, excellent guide. Has great knowledge of sites, very entertaining. Most guides were good... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sue C
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Eatonton, Georgia
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matthews,nc
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Rode the. Oh bus and it was fun and a great way to see the city . They give you head phones as they do a narrative review of what you see. My grandson enjoyed riding on top. Night time was just as good 😊 I think they do a great job at providing information . Recommend this option!

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Sirdar
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is how we got around the city and it was fantastic. I would particularly like to recommend the bus driver Tata. I thought I had lost my ticket but he said he remembered us from early morning pick-up, and to just get on. I found my ticket buried at the bottom of my bag! God bless Tata! I just... More 

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Oldtown, Idaho, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Took the red line & sat up top. Had great views to see everything & our tour guide Casey was awesome! He gave a great back ground history of all the sights as we drove around and informed us of what was coming up & what side of the bus it would be on.... the best way to get the... More 

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Centreville, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I bought my tickets at Union station and the tour was great at first but when we tried to get on again at Lincoln memorial we had to wait for 45mins for our bus to arrive. It defeats the idea of hop on hop off concept. It happened to be 90 degrees that day. The tour guide was very informative... More 

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Specially casey the tour guide was pretty cool , may is a good time for visiting Washington and one must do the night tour

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Eatonton, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Bought a 2 day pass, got the Night Tour for free with it. Sana was guide for night tour, excellent guide. Has great knowledge of sites, very entertaining. Most guides were good (not all), employees courteous and friendly.

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Cedar City, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I really enjoyed these tours. On the red and blue lines there are individual posts that guide the tour. Mr. Lee was terrific very knowledgeable it and well educated.I also enjoyed Marcel, he had a lot of his own opinions that some people may not agree with, but I really enjoyed the personal touch.

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Thank tinajkd
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Donita our tour guide was really great, giving lots of information and a few gems along the way - she was also on our night tour which really was amazing. Vern was also fab and we were sad we'd chosen that part of the trip to hop off and visit the museums. The deluxe tour is well worth it for... More 

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Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Aesha and David were amazing tour bus host and driver. Aesha is very knowledgeable and such a comedian. Her giggle and jokes were too cute. Endearing personaity. Take the bus tour!!

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a blast and one of our tour guides was awesome! The open top bus was nice and we were given ponchos when it rained! Word to the wise sit on the left side. You'll have to duck still but not as often!

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