See Washington DC light up for the season with a 3-hour, holiday lights sightseeing tour of the city’s most important landmarks. Visit the evergreen ‘People’s Tree’ at the U.S. Capitol, and then take in the National Christmas Tree at the White House Ellipse. Walk through the State and Territory trees that celebrate traditions from around the United States, and enjoy a festive atmosphere with a model train village, Santa’s workshop, and holiday music. Finish your tour at the Lincoln Memorial for unforgettable nighttime views of the Capitol Building and Washington Monument.
Combine US history with a pub crawl through DC’s most iconic bars on this small-group historic tour. Learn the history your teachers left out as you listen to stories that helped shape the nation’s capital. Choose from two tour options: the Happy Hour option, which includes drinks, and the Dry Run ticket, which does not include pre-purchased drinks.
Get a feel for the DC atmosphere on an evening beer and sightseeing tour. Take the hassle out of navigating and visit three DC breweries and enjoy 12 beer samples, tours of the facilities, and tasting note information. Enjoy a hassle-free journey during this all-inclusive craft beer and cider tasting excursion.
Experience springtime in Washington DC on a 4-hour tour of the city’s key landmarks and blooming cherry trees. You’ll get the perfect overview and orientation to the sites around the Mall, see the White House, and tour key presidential and war memorials, at a season when the Tidal Basin and National Mall are transformed by thousands of pale pink flowers. Travel by climate-controlled shuttle bus on a guided tour that begins and ends in central DC.
Make the most of your evening in Washington D.C. by combining two after-dark activities in one. This ghost tour and pub crawl is led by a costumed guide who tells you tales of the city's past and it people, from presidents to ghosts, as they lead you through Lafayette Square. You'll stop at two to three haunted pub stops and have a drink at each (at your own expense).
Travel in style from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to downtown Washington, D.C., Alexandria, or Arlington with this private transfer service. Choose from a luxury sedan, sport utility vehicle, or a stretch limousine, then meet your driver at the airport and relax on the journey to your hotel or private residence. It’s a service that’s available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Travel in style from your hotel in downtown Washington DC, Alexandria or Arlington to Washington Dulles International Airport with this private transfer service. Choose from a luxury sedan, sport utility vehicle or stretch limousine, then meet your driver at your accommodation and relax on the journey to the airport. It’s a service that’s available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Enjoy delicious cuisine and live entertainment with a view of Washington, DC on this 2.5-3 hour dinner cruise along the Potomac River. On board the elegant Odyssey cruise ship, choose from one of three exquisitely decorated glass atrium dining rooms or head to the open-air observation deck to admire the view. Dine on a delicious 3-course meal, then dance the night away or see the famous sites of the nation’s capital — like the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, Reagan National Airport and much more under a moonlit sky.
Immerse yourself in the history of African-American culture in the United States during this half-day history excursion in the Nation’s Capital. Follow the path of the first African-Americans at Jamestown through the Civil Rights movement, checking out key sites like the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, the vibrant U Street corridor, the National Museum of African American History and Culture, the MLK Memorial, plus much more.
Enjoy food, fun, and entertainment with a view of Washington DC on this narrated lunch cruise along the Potomac River. Onboard the elegant Spirit of Washington, choose to cruise from three air-conditioned interior decks or the rooftop lounge. Either way, the view is spectacular, there’s a delicious buffet lunch to enjoy and a DJ is spinning the latest Top 40 hits on spacious dance floors. Look and listen as the captain points out DC’s fascinating history while drifting past the Washington Monument, Reagan National Airport and much more.
Beat the long entrance lines and experience some of the most popular attractions in Washington, DC like an insider on this full-day sightseeing tour. Enjoy priority entry into the United States Capitol Building, the home of Congress. Then see the city’s most famous landmarks and monuments, like the White House, the Lincoln Memorial and more. End your tour with a visit to the National Archives Building, where the original Bill of Rights, the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution are on display.
Sip champagne onboard a luxurious yacht on a 2-hour brunch cruise along Washington DC’s scenic shoreline. Cast off from Gangplank Marina then enjoy a sumptuous brunch buffet. Capture unforgettable images of the DC skyline while relaxing at your private table, then savor coffee or tea as you enjoy views of the capital city’s elegant cityscape.
Travel in style from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) to your hotel in downtown Washington DC, Alexandria or Arlington with this private transfer service. Choose from a luxury sedan, sport utility vehicle or a stretch limousine, then meet your driver at the airport and relax on the journey to your accommodation. It’s a service that’s available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Get an in-depth look at the National Museum of American History on this 2.5-hour private tour. With a dedicated guide, visit the museum's highlights that features personalized attention and a flexible itinerary.
Visit the national capital’s historic haunts and spookiest pubs during this small-group, two-hour “boos and booze” ghost walk and pub crawl. Listen to an entertaining and informative history of the city’s paranormal sightings as you visit over five different bars and establishments. Highlights include the Round Robin Bar inside the Willard Hotel—said to be frequented by the ghost of President Grant—and a drink in 170-year-old Old Ebbitt Grill.
Escape the bustle of Washington DC for a day—and enjoy an indulgent excursion in Virginia Wine Country—on this small-group tour. Depart in the morning from a central departure point, and cross over into Virginia. You'll visit two wineries, where you'll enjoy extensive behind-the-scenes tours, tutored tastings, and snacks, and will also have the option to purchase lunch on one of the estates.
This 2-hour bike tour in Washington DC celebrates the world-famous National Cherry Blossom Festival in the US' capital. Admire the blooming cherry trees as you cycle through Tidal Basin and East Potomac Park, while your friendly and knowledgeable guide fills you in on the history of this beloved festival. There's plenty of time to stop and take photos of not only the blooming trees, but such important national landmarks as the Jefferson Memorial, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, and Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial.
See a new perspective on the tranquil waters of the Chesapeake Bay aboard this private sailing tour. Pick from multiple convenient tour times, and make your own way to the dock in Chesapeake Beach. Then, hop aboard the 42-foot (12-meter) sailboat and set off. You can sit back and soak up the scenery, nibble on-board snacks (or bring your own bites), and even help the crew hoist the sails, if you wish.
Celebrate the magic of the season on the water with a Christmas Eve Premier Dinner Cruise in Washington DC. You and your guests will enjoy a holiday 3-course, plated dinner freshly prepared by our chef, full bar service, and City Cruises’ distinctive hospitality. While onboard, experience exceptional views of Washington DC’s iconic landmarks, DJ entertainment, and festive décor. Our team will happily take care of the details, leaving you to celebrate the holidays on the Potomac River with your friends and family. Happy Holidays!
Three-hour Christmas Eve dinner cruise on the Potomac River
Chef-prepared, three-course, plated holiday menu
The most breathtaking views of the nation's greatest landmarks including the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial
Complimentary coffee, hot tea, and iced tea
Located in Downtown DC, near Penn Quarter, these adventures offer a one-of-a-kind premium experience. Follow clues and solve puzzles to complete your mission together. You might escape...You WILL have fun!
Choose to play one of four uniquely immersive games:
- Prison Break: Complete a daring escape from the evil warden!
- Special Ops: Mysterious Market: Uncover the truth as a secret agent!
- The Heist: Recover a stolen masterpiece from an art thief!
- The Depths: Go on an underwater mission in a submarine!
Let’s Roam is the #1 app-led scavenger hunt company. Walk to all the best landmarks and hidden gems, answering trivia questions and solving challenges. Work with your team or compete against them, as you learn new facts and create memorable experiences. Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts are great as an everyday activity, or for bachelorette parties, birthday parties, corporate team building events and more! Each player chooses an interactive role, with challenges varying by person.
See Washington D.C. at its most festive during this seasonal wintertime ride in a private Pedicab. Bundle up with blankets as you enjoy a 45-minute journey around the bustling downtown area, with get-down photo stops along the way. Highlights include 50 Christmas trees—one for each state—in front of the White House, a ride down Embassy Row, and a stop by the Capitol building.
First, visit Camp Fear, where a group of young hikers once laughed, played, and brutally died. Endure the madness as you try not to become the next victims!
Then the Trail of Terror beckons, as an on slot of zombies and killers await. Dodge past bloody and horrific scenes you won’t soon forget.
Just when you think you’re safe, the sound of bone grinding buzz saws echo down the trail. Years ago, the Slaughter Factory was a booming business, but the owner has gone completely insane. Will the factory claim more lives?
Continue your spooky season celebration with gory carnival games, including Lizzy Borden Axe Throwing. Then relive your ordeal while enjoying themed refreshments next to a warm fire.
Combine tastes of Virginia's best wines with an intimate small-group experience on this wine-tasting tour from Washington, D.C. With round-trip transportation included, you'll enjoy the scenery on the journey and you don't have to worry about who will be the designated driver. All wine tastings are included.