Experience the most comprehensive tour of Washington, D.C., Mount Vernon and Arlington National Cemetery!
Do you want to know everything there is to know about Washington, DC? Then come explore the Nation's Capital with some of the most knowledgeable and experienced tour guides in town. You will feel like a VIP as you are escorted around the city in a luxury motor coach. Our guides will enthrall you with colorful stories from the past and little known facts about all the monuments, statues, buildings and locations in and around DC, as well as answer any questions you might have.
While receiving your narrated tour, you will have a photo opportunity outside the U.S. Capitol Building and the White House. This will allow you to see the White House and the US Capital building without interrupting President Trump's schedule.
Experience the beauty and grandeur of the World War II Memorial.
During your tour with Gray Line we will also take you to George Washington's beloved plantation, Mount Vernon. Tour the mansion and the Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center. You'll want to pay your respects to the soldiers, statesmen and other American heroes buried at Arlington National Cemetery. Visit the Tomb of the Unknowns and be moved as members of the U.S Third Infantry perform the Changing of the Guard ceremony. The lectured Tram ride through Arlington National Cemetery will also stop at the Kennedy Gravesite. The Grand Tour would not be complete without visits to the Reflecting Pool, the Women in Military Service for America Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam Memorial, and the Korean Memorial, and MORE!
There is no other experience in the city that brings together the history, culture and people that Washington, DC represents like Gray Line's Two-Day Grand Tour. This tour is truly a unique experience.
Arlington Cemetery and DC Memorials Tours:
White House (photo stop)
World War II Memorial
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial or Martin Luther King Memorial
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Korean War Veterans Memorial
Iwo Jima Memorial
U.S Capitol Building (photo stop)
Sites to visit at Arlington National Cemetery:
1) Welcome Center
2) Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima) -- there is a 5-10 minute walk to the memorial from the tram stop.
3) President John F. Kennedy Gravesite
4) U.S. Coast Guard Memorial
5) General Pershing Gravesite
6) Memorial Amphitheatre and Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
7) Arlington House (AKA Robert E. Lee House)
Mount Vernon Tour:
The motorcoach departs from Union Station at 11:30 am:
Bus stops at Christ Church (30 minutes)
Mt. Vernon Estate (Admission ticket is included)
While at Mt. Vernon Estate you will enjoy touring:
Gardens & Landscapes
Distillery & Gristmill
Museum and Education Center
The motor coach departs Mount Vernon at 3:30 pm. Customers must begin loading the bus 15 minutes prior to departure.
50 Massachusetts Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20002 • firstname.lastname@example.org • (202) 779-9894 • On the day of your tour please present your voucher at the Gray Line ticket window on the bus level of the parking garage at Union Station. To get to the bus level, you will go to the center rear of Union Station and go up an escalator, then out the doors leading to the parking garage. Just outside those doors is a second escalator and we are located at the top on the left, inside the Gray Line Building. Please arrive approximately 30 minutes prior to your assigned departure time. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO GO TWO CONSECUTIVE DAYS. THE TOURS ARE AVAILABLE TUESDAY - SATURDAY ONLY. Please note that the DC portion of this tour will have you on an open-top, double decker bus, except when there is inclement weather, in which case we will do our best to switch to a closed-top motor coach. Times of tour are as follows: ANC/DC Memorials 9:30 am. Mt. Vernon Tour: 11:30 am