DC Main Attractions Tour Itinerary (Appreciated by tourists for over 15 years)
35+ Attractions in one day. You will see and do it all with our timed-reservation tour format, Half day, Fully guided tour. You will stop at all 12 of these locations listed below (the order of stops are subject to change depending on traffic and schedule):
- National Archives Building ( Pennsylvania Ave Side ), Tour Start 9am
This is the meeting place for our tours. The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is an independent agency of the United States government, charged with the preservation and documentation of government and historical records.
- Capitol Building – 15 minutes
Recognized around the world as a symbol of the United States, the Capitol is the seat of the House of Representatives and the Senate. The huge dome, based on the dome of St. Peter’s in Rome, stands out above all other Washington buildings.
- Washington Monument ( Timed Reservation) – 45 minutes
We provide tickets for you to visit inside The Washington Monument and head up to the observation floor for a view of Washington DC. The monument is an obelisk on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., built to commemorate George Washington, first President of the United States.
- World War II Memorial – 20 minutes
The memorial built to celebrate the heroes of the Greatest Generation remains one of the most visited sites on the National Mall, with more than 4.2 million visits each year.
- Thomas Jefferson Memorial -20 minutes
The Thomas Jefferson memorial, was designed as a smaller version of the Roman Pantheon with marble steps and monumental Ionic columns; its interior holds a bronze statue of Jefferson and the walls are inlaid with excerpts from his letters, speeches and the Declaration of Independence.
- FDR Memorial – 17 minutes
In honor of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s four terms in office, the memorial is divided into four outdoor “rooms,” where statues and murals stand to represent issues from the Great Depression to World War II.
- Martin Luther King Jr Memorial – 17 minutes
Dedicated in 2011, this memorial pays tribute to the famous American pastor, activist, humanitarian, and best-known leader in the civil rights movement: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
- Lincoln Memorial- 15 minutes
The Lincoln Memorial stands at the west end of the National Mall as a neoclassical monument to America’s 16th president. A 19-foot statue of Abraham Lincoln sits overlooking the Reflecting Pool and the Washington Monument from his permanent seat on America’s front yard.
- Iwo Jima Memorial – 15 minutes
The United States Marine Corps War Memorial ( Iwo Jima Memorial), is a national memorial located in Arlington County, Virginia, in the United States. The memorial was dedicated in 1954 to all Marines who have given their lives in defense of the United States since 1775.
- Korean War Veterans Memorial – 15 minutes
The Korean War Veterans Memorial was dedicated in 1995, on the 42nd anniversary of the armistice that ended the conflict. The memorial consists of 19 statues of soldiers representing a squad on patrol, drawn from each branch of the Armed Forces.
- Vietnam War Memorial – 15 minutes
This memorial honors members of the U.S. armed forces who fought, died in service or were listed MIA during the Vietnam War. It is divided into three separate parts: the Three Soldiers statue, the Vietnam Women’s Memorial and the well-known Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.
- White House- 20 minutes
The White House is the official residence of the President of the United States. The home of every president except George Washington, it was originally built by James Hoban in 1792.