Washington Highlights Private Tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent)

See the Popular Memorials

This is a walking/riding tour of the major memorials designed to allow you to experience the beauty, and learn the history, of our most famous memorials and sights. We'll meet near the White House and walk around both sides. We'll then walk to the Washington Monument and use the Circulator bus to visit the Jefferson, MLK, FDR, Korean Veterans, Lincoln and Vietnam Veterans Memorials. We'll walk past the reflecting pool to the World War II Memorial. Optional lunch can be arranged at the Old Ebbitt Grill (not included in the price or time of the tour) As flexibility on a tour is the key to its success, the itinerary will be adjusted to meet your interests.


Korean Veterans, Vietnam Veterans and Lincoln Memorials. Reflecting pool, World War II Memorial, Martin Luther King Memorial, Washington, DC WWI MemorialWashington Monument and White House

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 4 hours

Timing can be adjusted to meet the interests/needs of the customers. Tour can be anytime during the day or early evening.



What’s Included

Other: Knowledgeable, enjoyable commentary by Certified Master Guide. Personal attention and "inside" information geared to your interests.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 USD - Snacks, souvenirs, etc.

What’s Extra

Other: Food, souvenirs, any entry fees (there are very few),public transportation if used.

If you wish to extend the duration of the tour, please contact me for a customized link.


I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle, arrange for a separate car and driver (at additional cost) or we can use DC's great Metro system combined with reasonable taxi cabs when needed.

A Recent Review of this tour

Highly knowlegable & great tour. Highly recommend.
Michael Alper

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