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Visit the political center of the world on this day trip from New York to the Capital City of Washington, D.C. See the White House, the Mall, and many other monuments, and visit Arlington National Cemetery and see the gravesite of John F. Kennedy.
About this activity
Duration 14 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the Capitol, White House and the Air and Space Museum
  • Drive past the Washington Monument
  • See the Vietnam and Korean War Memorials
  • Visit Arlington National Cemetery
Full description
Visit the political center of the world on a full-day trip to the Capital City of Washington DC. Departing from central New York, you will head south to Washington in comfortable air-conditioned buses or minivans. Pass through the states of New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland before arriving in the nation's capital.

Start with a visit to the Arlington National Cemetery where you can visit the Kennedy family gravesite, then it is on to Capitol Hill.

See the Capitol, Senate, and White House, and understand the core of the US government. Continue to the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum, before visiting the Lincoln, Korea, and Vietnam Memorials.

In the late afternoon, embark on a panoramic city tour before your departure back to New York for an early evening arrival. 
Includes
  • Round-trip transportation in an air-conditioned van or bus
  • Professional tour guide
  • Sightseeing in Washington, D.C.
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks

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Meeting point

7:00 AM at the Gray Line Visitor Center, 777 8th Avenue between 47th and 48th Streets. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time. From April 1, 2020, there is a new meeting point: Gray Line Visitors Center at Port Authority Bus terminal 42nd St. (between 8th and 9th Ave.) New York 10036 at 6:30 AM.

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Important information
Know before you go
Free Wifi is provided on all the buses. This service is not available on the vans.
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Overall rating
4.4 / 5
based on 1093 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
4.5/5
Value for money
4.2/5
Safety
4.7/5

Organized by

Empire Vacations Inc

Product ID: 8915