Washington Dc Hop-on Hop-off Bus & Attraction Pass
The Washington DC hop on and off tour along with the attractions pass allows you to tour the city completely. You are getting two experiences in one, and you will see all of this city as it was intended. This is one of the more interesting tours because it can help you have a wonderful experience that people are not getting otherwise.
There are buses going around the city all the time, and you simply get on them when you are ready. You can get off at any time, and you will have a lovely time exploring before getting back on. There is no time limit because the buses run all day, and they help you get where you need to go fast.
There are many people who will enjoy the Washington DC hop on and off tour because they want to have complete control of their vacation. You get that control with this tour, and it allows you to see more of Washington in a shorter period of time. You can also take the attractions pass to many places around the area, and you will find that the pass gets you into places that you want to see all over town.
You should get your tickets online because they help you save money, and they provide you with one of the simplest ways to see this city. You spend less, and you start having a much nicer time.
There are many people who will begin to enjoy this process, and they will start truly loving the way this city looks on a self-guided tour.
Redeem your bus ticket at Union Station to begin your 48 hours of unlimited access to three bus loops around Washington DC. Learn about this dynamic city's history from live commentary as you admire numerous landmarks, including the White House, US Capitol, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Ford's Theatre and Arlington National Cemetery. Hop on and off at the various stops to capture photos and visit sights at your leisure.
In addition, enjoy your choice of two to five free attractions or activities (see Itinerary for list of options). Learn all about how the media affects culture at the Newseum or get an inside look at the world of espionage at the International Spy Museum. Admire gorgeous photography at the National Geographic Museum, and pose for photos with your favorite (wax) celebrities at Madame Tussauds DC. Or enjoy a daylong bike rental for a more intimate look at the city.
There's no need to select which of these sights and activities you'd like to do in advance — allowing you maximum flexibility. Your package also includes a 3-hour narrated night double-decker tour of the city with lots of photo stops. Delight in views of illuminated DC monuments and memorials including the White House, US Capitol, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial and Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima). Your access to the hop-on hop-off buses, attractions and night tour ends 48 hours after redeeming your ticket.
Pickup & Return:
Redeem your ticket at Union Station.
Departure Times: Monuments & Landmarks Loop -
Tour length: Approx. 1.5 hours
Departures: Daily / Every 20 min from 9am to 5pm*
Arlington National Cemetery & Pentagon Loop -
Tour length: Approx. 30 minutes
Departures: Daily / Every 30 min from 9am to 4pm*
Washington National Cathedral & Georgetown Loop -
Tour length: Approx. 1 hour 20 minutes
Departures: Daily / Every 30 min from 10am to 3:45pm*
Night Tour -
Tour length: Approx. 3 hours
Departures: Daily at 6:30PM
* Please Note: Departure times may vary depending on season
Valid from the time you exchange your ticket, for the duration selected.
Attraction List (subject to change without notice):
Escorted Night Tour
On this majestic evening tour, see the most stunning sights in the District from your double-decker bus. Relax and enjoy the open air as your knowledgeable guide points out top attractions and shares facts and anecdotes. Note this tour is not a hop-on, hop-off.
Madame Tussauds DC
Madame Tussauds Washington D.C. is a fully interactive experience where visitors are able to touch, see and hear historical icons and celebrities in a way unlike any other Washington D.C. attraction.
Find out for yourself why everyone is calling the Newseum the best experience Washington, D.C. has to offer. Each of the seven levels in this magnificent building is packed with interactive exhibits that explore how news affects our shared experience of historic moments!
Bike and Roll DC - Day Bike Rental
Explore the Washington DC area on wheels, with your own itinerary and schedule. Rentals of comfort bikes, kids' bikes, and trailer tandems are available daily.
International Spy Museum
It is the only public museum in the United States solely dedicated to espionage and the only one in the world to provide a global perspective on an all-but-invisible profession that has shaped history and continues to have a significant impact on world events.
Myths and Misconceptions Walking Tour
Jump into history! Prepared in consultation with the Smithsonian staff, this tour explores the stories and myths of some of America's most treasured objects in the National Museum of American History. Highlights include George Washington's uniform, Lincoln's famous top hat, Dorothy's ruby slippers, and the Star-Spangled Banner as you venture through exhibits on the top two floors. Added Bonus: Skip the lines! Your tour reservation grants you express entry into the museum.
Buca Di Beppo (1825 Connecticut Avenue NW)
$15 towards lunch or dinner. Authentic Italian food served family style
National Geographic Museum
Explore the world and all that's in it!
A paper ticket is required for this attraction/activity. You must print and bring your printed ticket with you on the day of the activity, as required by our local provider.
- 48-hour hop-on hop-off pass for three loops
- Onboard commentary
- Selection of attractions per option purchased
Does not include:
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Once ticket is exchanged for CitySights DC ticket, Big Bus buses may be boarded anywhere on the route
- Please note: City restrictions prevent bus stop signs at certain locations
- Buses can accommodate strollers and a limited number of wheelchairs
- Prerecorded tour narration is available in English, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Italian, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean and Russian and Hebrew (not available on the night tour)
- Wheelchair accessible; please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required