Washington DC Day Trip From New York City By Train

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 14 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    Operation Days:, 19 May 2018 - 17 June 2018: Saturdays at 6:20 AM , 18 June 2018 - 31 October 2018  Mondays at 6:40 AM Saturdays at 6:20 AM
  • Departure Details :
    The tour meets in front of Penn Station, at the entrance on 8th Ave and 31 Street.
  • Return Details :
    Penn Station.
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable


This Washington DC day trip takes you from New York to the Capital in a comfortable, uncrowded train, giving you a full day to visit the most iconic monuments in the National Mall with an expert guide, stop for a history lesson (and a few pictures) in front of the White House, and join an official tour of the Capitol Building.

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Start your day early, in Penn Station, where youll meet your group of no more than 15 people and guide then hop one of the first trains to Washington DC. Arrive at the national mall in just under 3.5 hours and head over to the the steps of the Capitol Building.

Join an official Capitol Building tour that takes you through the Crypt, Rotunda, and National statuary hall as a special, on-site guide tells you the story of how Americas founding fathers built a struggled to build a the foundations of the modern representative democracy.

After the Capitol building, head out into the National Mall for a tour of Americas most famous monuments. While standing in front of the Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, and Vietnam War Memorial, your guide will tell you the stories of the people and events behind these jaw-dropping works of art and give you an even deeper appreciation of what they stand for.

Your final stop is the white house, where youll learn the history of this celebrated residence, from the Presidents who disliked living in it, to the First Ladies who have, at different times, truly made it their own.

After the White house, head back to you train station and arrive in NYC by 7:30 PM.


  • Guided Tour of Washingtons Main Monuments
  • Capitol Building & National Mall Guided Tour
  • Entrance to Capitol
  • Round-trip transport from New York City by train
  • Free time for lunch at own expense
  • Headsets
  • Small Groups of 15 people
  • English-speaking expert guide


  • Food and beverages
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Only small backpacks and regular-size handbags are allowed on this tour

Unfortunately the supplier is unable to accommodate strollers on this tour

Comfortable walking shoes recommended

Tour is in English only

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