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Experience the D.C. at Dusk Bus Tour

Enjoy an illuminated journey of our nation's capital on this D.C. at Dusk Tour! See the famous monuments at arguably their most beautiful, starting with the U.S. Capitol Building. See stunning panoramic views of this dome lit up before riding in the comfortable bus and passing countless monuments on the way to the next stop. You'll see the Washington Monument flooded with lights as well as many of the Smithsonian Museums - the largest museum complex in the world. 

Following our journey from Capitol Hill, we'll arrive at the most famous address in the world, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue - the White House! See the historic home where every President and their family have lived since John Adams. We'll make our way to the World War II Memorial, stunning at night with the fountain lights. Along the Tidal Basin we'll make stops on foot to the Jefferson Memorial, the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, the Korean War Veterans Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally the Lincoln Memorial.

Take in the spectacular views of D.C. with the monuments lit up for an unforgettable evening. 

    • Live Guide
    • Refreshments
    • Transportation between sites
  • This tour meets at the U.S. Navy Memorial Plaza, located at 701 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004. The bus will be parked on Pennsylvania Avenue NW.

  • English
    • This tour does include walking portions from spot to spot where the bus cannot navigate. Please wear comfortable shoes.
    • All tours run rain or shine.


  • Expand/Collapse Where is the meeting point?

    This tour meets at the U.S. Navy Memorial Plaza, located at 701 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004. The bus will be parked on Pennsylvania Avenue NW.

  • Expand/Collapse What is your cancellation policy?

    We offer 100% refunds on all tours if the reservation is cancelled more than 72 hours (3 days) before the scheduled tour. We do not offer refunds for any reason once we are within 72 hours of the scheduled tour. 

  • Expand/Collapse What does 'Fat Tire Tours Approved' mean?

    We've been perfecting our tours since 1999, and we are always looking for new ways to improve our tour menu for our guests. We are committed to expanding the activities offered during your stay in Paris to make for an unforgettable experience. So for all of the experiences that we aren't able to deliver on our own, we've hand-selected the best local providers to offer a wide-range of unique and fun activities for our guests.

    With anything Fat Tire Tours Approved, you still receive our spectacular customer service ready to assist you in any way we can, 24/7, as well as the guarantee that we have hand selected the best possible partners to supplement our tour menu.

  • Expand/Collapse Are reservations required?

    Yes, reservations are required for this tour.

  • Expand/Collapse Is this tour appropriate for children?

    Yes, all ages are welcome on this tour and it is a great way to enhance U.S. history for children! Please consider the length of the tour and included walking portion when considering bringing children.

  • Expand/Collapse Is this tour offered in any other languages, or only English?

    At this time, this tour is only offered in English.


  • Expand/Collapse Do we go inside the museums and monuments?

    During the walking portions of the tour, we do spend time allowing you to get up close and personal with various monuments and time to take photos (the Lincoln Memorial, the Korean War Memorial and the Vietnam Memorial are a few examples).

    Due to time constraints, we do not enter any museums on this tour.

  • Expand/Collapse What time do I need to arrive at the meeting point?

    Your tour will start promptly at the scheduled time, therefore please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour departure time. We do not have the luxury of waiting for guests or catching them up after the fact.

  • Expand/Collapse What is your weather policy?

    All tours run rain or shine. We encourage guests to check the weather forecast and dress accordingly.

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