Tour Number

Activity Level

293889


Categories

Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for mature teenagers.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of the car. Chair can be placed in back of car but it may take the place of a seat limiting tour to four customers. There is no chair lift. If you have a DMV issued Handicapped Placard, please bring it along.

Maximum travelers: 6

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A Private Tour of America's Most Hallowed Ground


Discover Arlington Cemetery with a Veteran guide trained in military history. Observe the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknowns. Visit each of the Kennedy graves. Discover Robert E. Lee's mansion upon the grounds and his wife's garden where the first burials took place. Discuss the beginning of the cemetery during the Civil War and its evolution through all of our nations conflicts.

Itinerary

0800: Pick up at agreed meeting point.
0800-0820: Transit
0820-1130: Arlington Cemetery Tour
1130-1200: Transit to agreed drop off point.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Agreed Location within Alexandria City Limits, Arlington County, or District of Columbia (Washington City).

Most of the tour is out of doors so dress appropriately for the season. Early morning (0800 or 0830) start recommended.

End location: Agreed Location within Alexandria City Limits, Arlington County, or District of Columbia (Washington City).

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

Private SUV to and from the cemetery. There's an option to employ the public trolley on the cemetery grounds.

What’s Included

Other: Private 2017 Buick Enclave and guide, transportation to and from, and all admission fees are included.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 USD - Costs for any personal items such as souvenirs, food, or drinks

What’s Extra

Other: Any personal items such as souvenirs, food, or drinks

A Recent Review of this tour

Tom is well versed on both the history of Arlington Cemetery, as well as the current and future challenges the site is facing.
Annette Carreau

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Private tour guide Tom

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