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Big Bus Tours: Washington DC Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

Big Bus Tours: Washington DC Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Washington D.C., U.S.A.

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Highlights

  • Explore Washington D.C. with different ticket options.
  • Big Bus will take to the famous landmarks over 10 different stops.
  • Digital commentary in 5 different language
  • Extra hygiene measures
  • Bus tour covers the best landmarks of Washington DC
  • Smartphone Voucher Accepted! No need to print.

Overview

Washington DC, the capital city of the U.S.A., is famous for the imperial neoclassical buildings and monuments. Visiting the city is worthy because of its valuable history and modern technological facilities. The Washington DC Big Bus Hop On Hop Off Tour provides an amazing sightseeing tour with which anyone can get close to popular landmarks. Grab the chance to enjoy the top-deck views of the city’s famous sights.

Itinerary

Know the impressive history of Washington DC with this tour. Hop-on hop-off bus tour helps you see the major landmarks of the city and discover it at your pace. You can use Discover, Essential, and Explore tickets depending on your convenience. Get on and off at any stops on the route.
 
Listen to the audio commentary to learn about the beautiful city in five different languages. Drive along different attractions such as the Lincoln Memorial, the White House, the National Mall, Arlington National Cemetery, Washington Monument, and more. You can hop on and off as you want. Choose from the three different ticket options:
 
1. Discover TICKET
Learn about Washington DC with Discover Tour. With this tour, you get access to Red Loop and discover the city for the day. See the popular memorials and monuments, incredible views, and amazing parks with an open-top bus. Get on and off at your convenience and visit several places with your customized itinerary across the city. See the places of interest around Washington DC. Enjoy the tour at your pace. 
 
2. Essential TICKET
With Essential Ticket, you can experience the best of Washington DC. Get access to Red Loop and witness the beautiful city for two days. See the popular memorials and monuments, incredible views, and amazing parks with an open-top bus. Get on and off at your convenience and visit several places with your customized itinerary across the city. See the places of interest around Washington DC. 
 
3. Explore TICKET
Explore Ticket helps you experience Red Loop for three days. With this tour, you get access to Red Loop and discover the city for the day.
 
RED LOOP- NATIONAL MALL HOP-ON HOP-OFF TOUR 
Sit back and relax to see all the major landmarks of the capital.  See the landmarks such as The U.S. Capitol, The White House, Washington Monument, BLM Plaza, FDR, MLK, Jefferson Memorial, and the Lincoln Memorial. The stops are located strategically near the points of interest. Personal recorded commentary is available in five languages.
 
Book the tickets online to skip the line from waiting in the queue with your friends or family.

Schedule

Red Loop:
First Bus: 09:30am, Last Bus: 4:30pm
Full Loop: 120 Minutes
Frequency: Every 30 minutes
Departure: L’Enfant Plaza & International Spy Museum, (700 L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC 20024)

Inclusions

Discover Ticket:

  • 1-Day Washington DC Hop On Hop Off Pass
  • Authorized National Park Service Concessioner
  • Free Bike Rental Offer
  • Audio commentary in 5 languages: English, French, German, Spanish & Brazilian Portuguese

Essential Ticket:

  • 2-Day Washington DC Hop On Hop Off Pass
  • Authorized National Park Service Concessioner
  • Free Bike Rental Offer
  • Audio commentary in 5 languages: English, French, German, Spanish & Brazilian Portuguese

Explore Ticket:

  • 3-Day Washington DC Hop On Hop Off Pass
  • Authorized National Park Service Concessioner
  • One-Way Mountain Water Taxi
  • Free Souvenier from DC Gifts
  • 10% Off your Purchase at the Spy Museum Gift Shop
  • 5$ Off an ARTECHOUSE Anytime Ticket
  • 5$ Off a Segway Tour at Unlimited Biking  
  • Free Bike Rental Offer
  • Audio commentary in 5 languages: English, French, German, Spanish & Brazilian Portuguese

Exclusions

  • Hotel Transfers
  • Lunch
  • Entrance Fees (Unless Specified)

Redemption Info

Show the Mobile/ Printed ticket to the staff member at our bus stops, and you will receive a receipt that you will use to hop on the Big Bus.
This receipt is must throughout the validity period of your ticket.
A staff member of Big Bus Tours will check the code present on the ticket during bus boarding.
All vouchers will now be valid for 06 months from the date of purchase.
Mobile App: Customers are advised to download the "Big Bus Tours" app to see the most up to date bus stop locations, timings and live bus tracking.

Know Before You Go

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes (Wheelchair accessible vehicles that can accommodate a weight up to 650 pounds.)
Pets Allowed: No
Tours operate in all weather, rain or shine. Refunds due to weather will not be granted unless the service is suspended as a result of weather.
No food or alcohol is permitted on board the bus. Please feel welcome to bring.
Multiday tickets can only be used on consecutive days.
Tours operate in all weather, rain or shine. Refunds due to weather will not be granted unless the service is suspended as a result of weather.
Disclaimer: Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions, cruise ship arrivals and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or on the schedule. In "normal times" Washington DC is a busy city, especially during special events, summer holidays and at weekends. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays, reduced frequency and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service!

Useful Downloads

Cancellation Policy

No Cancellation Charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. 100% cancellation fee applied within 24 hours of travel date.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Can I travel on Washington DC Big Bus without a print copy of voucher?

A. No need to carry a print copy. After making a booking you will receive the booking confirmation over your mobile, which you need to show to the bus or ground staff. Your voucher will be exchanged for a ticket, which must be kept until the end of the tour.

Q. For how long does the Washington DC Big Bus valid?

A. The Washington DC Big Bus tour is valid for 1, 2 and 3 days, depending on your travel plan and length of your tour you have opted for.

Q. Do kids travel for free on Washington DC Big Bus?

A. Child tickets are available for kids between 3 years and 12 years. Kids aged between 0- 2 years may travel free of charge. All the kids must be accompanied by an adult. Strollers and pushchairs must be folded and stowed on the lower deck.

Q. How many stops are there on Big Bus Washington DC tour and what is their location?

A. Every tour has different number of stops and a different route, depending on the duration of the tour. Stops are mentioned on the maps available under Useful Download section.

Q. Are the Big Bus Washington DC buses wheelchair or stroller accessible?

A. Yes, all of the Big Bus Washington DC buses are wheelchair and stroller accessible. Every bus has a dedicated space for wheelchair and stroller on its lower deck. The upper deck on entire fleet is not accessible to the wheelchair or stroller.

Customer Reviews

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S Hale
2024-01-24

The tour is a great way for visitors to get an overview of the city. I was little disappointed to have "canned" dialogue... Read More

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S Hale
2024-01-24

The tour is a great way for visitors to get an overview of the city. I was little disappointed to have "canned" dialogue for the tour. There were long gaps between sights when extra information could have been provided about history or local lore. I hope you will consider adding the information.

S Hale
Sightseeingo

Thank you for your valuable feedback. Happy to hear your thoughts. It is always interesting to see what our travelers think of our service.

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Anonymous - Verified Customer
2021-10-16

Highly recommend bus tour. Customer friendly website. Easy to book.

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Anonymous
2021-10-05

Best way to explore the capital city at a reasonable price!

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Guest - United State of America
2021-09-16

Big Bus Washington DC Bus tour is one of the few tours that offer a true hop on and off service. enjoyed with family

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