Deluxe Washington D.C. Bus Tour

Experience the Deluxe Washington D.C. Bus Tour

Enjoy a half-day out in D.C. exploring the famous monuments and memorials. Your tour kicks off with a guided interior visit to the U.S. Capitol Buidling - the seat of legislative government in the United States! Inside, you'll watch a short orientation film before proceeding to touring the rotunda, the crypt, and the National Statuary Hall. 

Following your visit inside the Capitol, you'll board the comfortable, climated-controlled bus to begin your journey along the National Mall and its many iconic monuments. We'll make a stop at the most famous address in the world, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue - the White House! After seeing where the first family lives, we'll proceed to other monuments including the World War II Memorial, the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, and many more. Your tour guide will tell you fascinating and entertaining stories about the history of each monument and offer plenty of time to take photos. 

Tour Highlights

  • Guided tour inside the U.S. Capitol Building
  • White House
  • Lincoln Memorial
  • World War II Memorial
  • Thomas Jefferson Memorial
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
  • Korean War Memorial
  • Vietnam Memorial
    • Live Guide
    • Transportation between sites
    • Reserved entry into the U.S. Capitol Building
  • This tour meets outside the Library of Congress, located at 68 First Street SE Washington, DC 20004.

  • English
    • This tour does include walking portions. Please wear comfortable shoes.
    • All tours run rain or shine.
    • Please note that this tour begins at the Library of Congress and ends at the U.S. Navy Memorial.


  • Expand/Collapse Where is the meeting point?

    This tour meets outside the Library of Congress, located at 68 First Street SE Washington, DC 20004.

  • Expand/Collapse What is your cancellation policy?

    Fat Tire Tours is happy to offer 100% refunds if the reservation is cancelled more than 72 hours (3 days) before the scheduled tour. We do not issue refunds for tours cancelled within 72 hours of the scheduled tour.

    Rescheduling Policy: Reservations may be rescheduled subject to availability and tour guidelines.

  • 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 a lunch stop included?

    This tour does not include a stop for lunch. You are welcome to bring snacks or a packed lunch, but please note that food cannot be brought inside the Capitol Building. 

  • 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?

    This tour includes reserved access and a guided tour inside the U.S. Capitol Building.

    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 White House and Lincoln Memorial are a few examples).

    Unfortunately, we cannot enter the museums due to time constraints 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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