Washington, DC: Arlington Cemetery & DC Monuments Tour


This tour is perfect for guests who don't have a lot of time, but want to see a lot. This 5-hour guided tour combines an Arlington National Cemetery walking tour with the popular half-day bus tour with stops at most of the best-known DC attractions.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    5 hour


  • Highlights
    • Learn about the history and significance of Arlington Cemetery
    • Be amazed at what your tour guides can fit into 5 hours
    • Take the opportunity to take great pictures at each of the monuments where your bus stops
  • Full description
    Join this 5-hour tour that starts with Arlington National Cemetery, and then see some of the most famous Washington, DC monuments. Start with a 90 minute walk through Arlington National Cemetery and visit John F. Kennedy's gravesite, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and the Changing of the Guard.

    Once you finish the walking tour of Arlington Cemetery, you will be picked up to start your guided tour of many of the top sights of Washington, DC. Travel by an air-conditioned bus from one sight to the next. Hop off the bus at the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, the Martin Luther King  Jr Memorial, the Korean Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam Memorial, the Vietnam Women's Memorial, the World War II Memorial, the exterior of the White House, and the exterior of the U.S Capitol. Your guides will detail the history surrounding each site. Enjoy ample time for photo opportunities at each stop. 

    The tour ends from 1:00 PM at the Lincoln Memorial.
  • Includes
    • Live tour guide
      Bus transportation
      90-minute walking tour of Arlington Cemetery
      Bottled water
  • Exclude
    • Hotel pickup or drop-off
      Stops for food
      Gratuities (optional)