White House And Capital Views Outdoor Walking Tour - Washington D. C.

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    9:00 am., Prompt departure., Please arrive 10-15 minutes early.
  • Departure Details :
    Lafayette Square, [North Sidewalk]
  • Return Details :
    Vicinity of departure location.

Overview

Offered April through December,this unique and informative outdoorwalking tourcirclesthe immediate environs outside the gates of the White House and traverses some ofWashington's mostpanoramic vistas. First, tour participantsobserveand learn about the White Housefrom both the north (Lafayette Square and Pennsylvania Avenue) and the south (the Ellipse and Constitution Avenue). From there your tour guide will lead you up the grounds of the Washington Monument to take in views to theeast (the Capitol and the National Mall) and west (the World War II Memorial and the Lincoln Memorial) before closing the circle near 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. Especially designed forindividuals, familiesand small groups,this outdoorwalking tourprovides an essential introductionto themost famous address in America and to the monumental core of the city.

Highlights

  • Fully narrated tour
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

Thistwo-hour outdoor morning walking tourisdesigned for individuals, families and small groups, especially those who are making their first trip to Washington, D.C. or are relatively new to the city. Due to subject matter and duration,this tour is not suitable for children under twelve (12) years ofage. The tour focuses primarily on theWhite House, its history and former inhabitants, and onthe immediate environs around White House. Other sites which will be observed and discussed include:

Lafayette Square
Eisenhower Executive Office Building
Blair House
Renwick Gallery of Art
Corcoran Gallery of Art
First Division Memorial
Washington Monument
United States Capitol
National Mall
Smithsonian Castle
World War II Memorial
Lincoln Memorial

Thismoderately paced point-to-pointwalking tour is conducted by a licensed professional tour guide and local resident.

Inclusions

  • Local guide
  • Small-group tour
  • Professional guide

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A moderate amount of walking (two hours with brief standing stops) is involved.

Casual dress (weather specific) is suggested; comfortable shoes are highly recommended.

Subject to favorable weather conditions; full refund upon operator cancellation.

Unexpected construction, road closures and security issues may result in alternative tour routes and sites.

Not recommended for children under 12 years of age.

Not recommended for individuals with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions, individuals recovering from surgery or individuals who are pregnant.