Sightseeing on a Budget in Washington DC

Sightseeing on a Budget in Washington DC

With free admission to the city’s national museums and monuments, Washington DC is an affordable place to soak up some culture. That said, it’s still easy to overspend on transport, tours, and dining. Here are a few ways to see more while spending less.

Take a tour that includes transportation

Book a hop-on hop-off bus or trolley tour that takes you to all the top sights.

Book a combo tour

One of the best ways to see Washington DC is on a bus tour, or a Potomac river cruise.

Choose a tour that includes lunch or tastings

Take a food tour that includes enough tastings to fill you up, and lets you get the inside scoop on local culture.

Buy an attractions pass

Sightseeing passes are a cost-effective way to enjoy popular attractions and activities.