• Mount Vernon
    & Arlington Cemetery Tour

    "Brilliant tour of Mount Vernon and Arlington with an excellent, knowledgeable and professional tour guide."

    dale, United kingdom

  • Mount Vernon 
    & Arlington Cemetery Tour

    "Brilliant tour of Mount Vernon and Arlington with an excellent, knowledgeable and professional tour guide."

    DALE, UNITED KINGDOM

Mount Vernon & Arlington Cemetery Tour

Mount Vernon & Arlington Cemetery Tour

  • Fat Tire Tours Approved
  • Transportation Included
  • Fascinating History

Experience the Mount Vernon & Arlington Cemetery Tour.

Visit two of the most historically significant and moving attractions in the D.C. area on this tour. Explore the 7,000+ acre estate of our first President, George Washington. Enjoy a guided tour inside the mansion and take in the sweeping views of the Potomac River from the grounds and gardens. Visit the tomb of George Washington and his wife, Martha. 

The second half of our day takes you to Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place of more than 400,000 veterans and those who served our country. Your tour guide will take you through various highlights of the grounds, including the Kennedy grave site, before visiting the Tomb of the Unknown Solider where we will witness the Changing of the Guard ceremony.

  • Approximately 6 hours
  • Day Tour
  • Normal
  • Morning, Afternoon
    • Live Guide
    • Roundtrip transportation to Mount Vernon and Arlington National Cemetery
    • Guided walking tour of Mount Vernon grounds and estate
    • Guided walking tour of Arlington National Cemetery
  • Adults €79.00
    Children (age 3-12) €69.00
    Infants (under 3) €0.00
  • 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 includes walking, including some hills and inclines. Please wear comfortable shoes.
    • All tours run rain or shine.

Tour Highlights

  • Roundtrip transportation between sites
  • Guided tour of Mount Vernon grounds and estate
  • Visit the Tomb of President George Washington
  • Guided tour of Arlington National Cemetery
  • Changing of the Guard Ceremony
  • Visit the Kennedy grave sites

FAQ

  • 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 the cost of lunch included in the tour price?

    No, the cost of lunch is not included with the tour. You are welcome to bring your own packed lunch, or there are options available to purchase at Mount Vernon.

  • 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 entry into Mount Vernon estate as well as a guided tour of the grounds. You will also enjoy a guided walking tour of Arlington National Cemetery. 

  • 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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