Washington DC: National Mall Night Bus Tour


Admire the atmospheric landmarks of the US capital, Washington D.C. aboard an open-top bus as dusk settles over the city. Capture the illuminated Jefferson and Lincoln monuments and more by night.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    3 hour


  • Highlights
    • Marvel at the captivating view of the capital by night
    • Experience the perfect pair to a city day tour
    • Enjoy comfortable, luxurious buses with panoramic views
    • Witness all the major attractions illuminated beautifully by the night sky
    • Get access to insider knowledge on the best photo opportunities
  • Full description
    Admire the atmospheric landmarks of the capital from an open-top or glass-top bus as the sun sets on Washington, DC. Take a trip to the twilight zone with mesmerizing views of the city highlights at dusk. See the most famous monuments lit up, casting a glimmering glow over the city.
    Begin at the U.S. Navy Memorial, before heading through the half-light to capture views of the White House, the Korean War Memorial, and the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial.
    Each monument features special illuminations at night, with regular opportunities to hop off and see the spectacular sculpture work up close, along with countless photo opportunities.
    Marvel at the full shimmering skyline at the start and endpoint of your tour, which also includes views of the twinkling Tidal Basin and Thomas Jefferson Memorial. Night tours don’t get much more magical than this, and pair perfectly with a day tour the following day.
  • Includes
    • Bus tour
      Live commentary
  • Exclude
    • Attraction entry tickets