DC: Big Bus Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Tour by Open-top Bus


Discover DC with a hop-on hop-off tour of the nation's capital. See the Lincoln Memorial, White House, and Washington Memorial, and even cruise along the Potomac River (depending on option selected).

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    2 hour


  • Highlights
    • Enjoy panoramic views of DC from an open-top bus as you learn the city's history
    • Hop off and on at any stop around the National Mall to visit famous sites
    • Explore the Lincoln Memorial and get up close and personal with Honest Abe
    • Admire the Martin Luther King Jr. and FDR Memorials near the Tidal Basin
    • Enjoy a relaxing cruise along the scenic Potomac River and see iconic monuments
  • Full description
    Explore the grandeur of the Nation's capital in style with Big Bus Hop-on Hop-off Tours. With an entertaining and engaging audio commentary, you can sit back and relax on an open-top double-decker sightseeing bus as you journey through Washington, DC's rich history and daily life. Immerse yourself in the city's most iconic and historic memorials, monuments, and museums. Hop off at any stop to explore at your leisure.

    Make the most of your day with the flexibility to plan your own itinerary. Choose to do one full loop to see the city or hop off and have your photo taken with Abraham Lincoln at the Lincoln Memorial. Look out over the Reflecting Pool at the Washington Monument, just as Martin Luther King Jr. did as he delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech from that very spot. With buses arriving regularly throughout the day, you have the freedom to explore at your own...  more
  • Includes
    • Unlimited hop-on and hop-off access for the duration of the ticket
      Unbeatable views from an open-top double-decker bus
      1, 2, or 3-day ticket
      Monuments Water Taxi cruise along Potomac River (included with 3-day ticket)
      Professional digital commentary with souvenir earbuds
      Free 1-hour bike rental at Unlimited Biking
      $5 off ARTECHOUSE tickets
      Free Big Bus app with route information and real-time bus tracking
  • Exclude
    • Hotel pickup