Discover the iconic sights of Washington, DC at your own pace by open-top Hop on Hop off Bus and the only National Park Service authorized tour of the National Mall and Memorial Parks. See the Memorials, Monuments and more on the Patriot Tour (Red Route) to include new stops at Black Lives Matter Plaza and the Wharf. You can also explore Arlington National Cemetery on the Blue Route (American Heroes Shuttle). On board, customers will enjoy recorded commentary, including the history of the Washington, DC and the Nation's famous memorials and monuments. Customers can also try a one-hour free bike rental from Unlimited Biking and access to the multi-sensory digital art at Artechouse
Inclusions & Exclusions
✔  1 Blue Loop
✔  ARTECHOUSE DC Bonus Offer
✔  One, Two, or Three Day Unlimited Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Ticket
✔  Recorded commentary on board
✔  1 Red Route
✖  Hotel pickup and drop-off

First Departure at 9:30 am from 700 L’Enfant Plaza – NW Crosswalk in Front of Spy Museum (Near Capital Bikeshare) Last departure at 4:30 pm. Buses depart every 15-20 minutes. Customers are advised to visit the Big Bus website or to download the app to find out more about our new health and safety measures and for the most update service information to include routes, route times and real live bus tracking.

Capital Bikeshare: 10th St & L'Enfant Plaza SW Stop 1 - L’Enfant Plaza, Corner Crosswalk in Front of Spy Museum
2 15th St NW Stop 2 - Washington Monument West (between Jefferson Dr. and Independence Ave)
121 West Basin Dr SW Stop 3 - FDR and MLK Memorials (Closed until 20th April 2022)
100 Daniel French Dr SW Stop 4 - Lincoln Memorial South & Korean War Memorial (Closed until 20th April 2022)
VWJP+MC Arlington Stop 5 - Arlington Cemetery
10th Street Northwest & Constitution Avenue Northwest Stop 6 - Natural History Museum
Big Bus Tours Washington DC Visitor Center Stop 7 - City Center & Ford Theater
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Stop 8 - The White House & Willard Hotel (Outside the Willard Hotel)
600 Independence Ave SW Stop 9 - Air & Space Museum
800 Maine Ave SW Stop 10 - Wharf & Potomac Boat Cruise (NE Corner of Maine)

First Bus: 10:26 AM from -Stop # 5 - Lincoln Memorial & Korean War Memorial. Last Bus: 4:26 PM at Stop # 6 - Arlington Cemetery. Full Circuit Time: 30 Minutes (approx.) Bus Frequency: Avery 20-30 mins

Korean War Veterans Memorial 100 Daniel French Dr SW.
Memorial Avenue Arlington Cemetery (in the bus parking zone)
Additional info
•  Wheelchair accessible
•  Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
•  Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
•  Service animals allowed
•  Public transportation options are available nearby
•  Suitable for all physical fitness levels
•  Recorded commentary is available in the following languages: English, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Mandarin, Japanese, and Brazilian Portuguese
•  Operation times are subject to change without notice
•  Classic 1-day ticket will be valid for same day use. Tickets claimed after 2pm will be valid for additional day from time of redemption
•  Show Bus ticket at the entrance to ARTECHOUSE DC to receive $5 off Anytime tickets
Free cancellation
From $48.6
Mobile or paper ticket accepted
1.5 hours
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Cancellation policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.