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City Sights Washington DC Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour – 1 or 2 Days

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    • Adults (12+)
    • Children (3-11)
    • Infants (0-2)
from US$ 49.00 per person pp
    • Traveling around DC made easy with this City Sights DC hop-on, hop-off tour
    • Three routes and the well-located stops cover all the major DC attractions
    • Some of the attractions include the White House, Pentagon City and Arlington National Cemetery
    • Enjoy a FREE entry to Madame Tussauds with your 2 Day ticket
    • Listen to a live guide or the audio commentary and do not miss a thing!
  • Overview

    A comprehensive DC hop-on, hop-off tour that shows you all that the city offers. Get onboard the red City Sights DC open-topped, hop-on, hop-off buses and drive past the iconic landmarks of America’s capital.

    The three hop-on, hop-off routes and the well-located stops cover all the DC attractions, allowing you to hop on and off the bus at your will and discover the city at your own pace. You have the option to choose between 1 or 2 day tickets.

    Listen to the guide as he shares interesting facts and anecdotes about the city and the DC attractions. Audio commentary is also available onboard in multiple languages.

    With your 2 Day ticket, take advantage of a FREE entry to Madame Tussauds.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary


    When does it run?



    1 or 2 Days (as per option chosen)

    Start Time

    Buses run between 9:00am and 5:00pm, every 30-100 minutes. Since this is an outdoor activity, schedules might just change sometimes, check the frequency and bus operating hours on the day of your tour just to be safe.
    Madame Tussauds : Open from 10:00am to 8:00pm. Please refer the attraction official website to check the operational hours.

    Meeting Point

    All vouchers must be exchanged at the Union Station stop, 50 Massachusetts Ave, NE, Washington, DC 20002.
    You may start the tour from any of the stop.
    Madame Tussuads: 1001 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20004

    Ending Point

    You may end the tour at any of the stops


    To begin your City Sights DC Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour, you may board the bus from any of the designated stops on its three routes. The red, open-topped double decker buses gives you ample time to see places at your own pace. Your tour features unlimited hop-on, hop-off access at over 40 stops throughout the District and northern Virginia. Along the way, you’ll see the White House, the US Capitol, the National Mall, the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, the Georgetown waterfront, Arlington National Cemetery and much more!

    Just hop off at sights that interest you and hop back on the next bus that comes along after you have toured the attraction. 

    Some of the main DC attractions that are covered by National Mall Hop-On Hop-Off Tour (Red Loop), Historic Uptown Hop-On Hop-Off Tour (Yellow Loop) and American Heroes Hop-On Hop-Off Tour (Blue Loop) are:

    • The White House
    • Lincoln Memorial
    • Washington Monument
    • Smithsonian Institution
    • US Capitol

    • National Mall

    • Georgetown Waterfront Park

    • Arlington National Cemetery
    • Arlington Memorial Bridge
    • Pentagon City
    • Constitution Gardens
    • Vietnam Veterans/Lincoln Memorial

    You may choose to end the hop-on, hop-off tour at any of the stops at your convenience.

    Your 2 day DC hop-on, hop-off tour includes a FREE Madame Tussauds Wax Museum : Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Washington is an interactive museum featuring wax figures of famous personalities who have been pioneer in their respective fields. From Martin Luther King Jr to Jimmy Fallon to Taylor Swift, you will find them here, capture the moment with them

  • Inclusions & Exclusions
    • Unlimited travel for 1 or 2 days (depending on Option chosen)
    • Live English guide
    • Pre-recorded tour narration in eight languages
    • FREE entry to Madame Tussauds (2 Day ticket)
    • Entrances to attractions
  • Please note

    Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

  • Customer Reviews

    • Great HopOn HopOff Experience

      Very Thorough, and what a Great Night Tour??

      Chester Banaag, United States, 06/Nov/2017
    • Best way to explore Wasington DC in 2-3 days!

      Unforgettable experience! We used City Sights Washington DC Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour for 2 days. It was interesting, cost effective, convenient! Recommended to all first time visitors!

      VLADIMIR MELNIKOV, Russian Federation, 18/Sep/2017
    • Madhavi Goyal, India, 25/May/2017
    • Great price for a great experience

      Claudia Casavecchia, United Kingdom, 13/May/2019
    • Covers the whole of the city, making it easy to see and do everything.<br />The only downside for me, is when the guide asks for tips and gratuities. <br />I would happily give somethin...

      Ray Castle, United Kingdom, 23/Mar/2019
    • Promised by the website translation to Russian was not available on any of the buses

      Larisa Zhizhina, United Kingdom, 21/Sep/2018
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