1. United States
  2. Washington, DC
  3. White House

Washington DC Half-Day Tour with US Capitol Priority Access

Product ID: 111250
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Enjoy priority access to the United States Capitol Building – one of Washington DC’s most sought-after attractions – followed by an enlightening 5.5-hour tour of Washington DC's most famous monuments and attractions.
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Duration: 5.5 hours
Starting time 8:30 AM
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Live tour guide
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Chinese

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  • Skip the long entry lines with reserved entry into the U.S. Capitol Building
  • View the White House (outside only) from the North Lawn
  • Enjoy a live tour guide narrative & amazing photo opportunities
  • Visit a selection of the country's most important memorials
Full description
After receiving Priority access into the Capitol Building, you will explore Washington, DC's most famous monuments and attractions on a fully-guided bus tour, led by an expert local tour guide.

Your day starts with your reserved entry to the United States Capitol Building, which lets you skip the long lines into the headquarters of America's legislative branch of government. Once inside the Capitol you will enjoy a 15-minute orientation film outlining the foundation of the United States Congress. Proceed on a historic guided walk-through of the Crypt, Rotunda, and National Statuary Hall.

Next, your guide will take you on a memorable 4-hour bus journey in and around the National Mall aboard a comfortable, climate-controlled luxury tour bus. 

Stop for short guided walks at the White House (exterior only), Jefferson Memorial, World War II Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and U.S. Navy Memorial. Learn the history behind each landmark and as you take photos of your memorable experience.
  • Priority access and guided-walk inside the U.S. Capitol Building
  • Guided walking tours of DC’s main monuments with live tour guide
  • Photo op outside the White House
  • Transportation with luxury tour bus and professional driver
  • Licensed D.C. tour guide
  • Bottled water on buses
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities, optional
  • Food

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Meeting point

68 First St SE Washington, DC 20004.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the tour’s departure time to check in
• Please note that live tour guide narration is provided in English only
• For Spanish and Mandarin languages, you must download the Tour Buddy App
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Product ID: 111250