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Washington, DC: Arlington Cemetery with Monuments Tour

Product ID: 348536
This tour is perfect for guests who don't have a lot of time, but want to see a lot. This 5-hour guided tour combines an Arlington National Cemetery walking tour with the popular half-day bus tour with stops at most of the best-known DC attractions.
About this activity
Duration: 5.5 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Learn about the history and significance of Arlington Cemetery
  • Be amazed at what your tour guides can fit into 5 hours
  • Take the opportunity to take great pictures at each of the monuments where your bus stops
Full description
Join this 5-hour tour that starts with Arlington National Cemetery, and then see some of the most famous Washington, DC monuments. Start with a 2-hour walk through Arlington National Cemetery and visit John F. Kennedy's gravesite, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and the Changing of the Guard.

Once you finish the walking tour of Arlington Cemetery, you will be picked up to start your guided tour of many of the top sights of Washington, DC. Travel by an air-conditioned bus from one sight to the next. Hop off the bus at the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, the Martin Luther King  Jr Memorial, the Korean Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam Memorial, the Vietnam Women's Memorial, the World War II Memorial, the exterior of the White House, and the exterior of the U.S Capitol. Your guides will detail the history surrounding each site. Enjoy ample time for photo opportunities at each stop. 

The tour ends from 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the Lincoln Memorial.
  • The tour includes the Arlington Cemetery, as well as the monuments
  • Water is provided on the tour
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup or drop-off is not included on this tour
  • Stops for food are not included

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Please arrive at 7:45 AM at the Arlington Cemetery Metro Station (Blue Line). Go to the top of the escalator and look for the Signature Tours Guide. The guide will be looking for you.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• This tour does not have a break for lunch
• Eating or drinking is not allowed on the bus
• Please note: The Arlington Cemetery portion of the tour is recommended only for those able to stand and walk briskly for that period of time and is not ideal for people with mobility issues (including but not limited to wheelchairs, canes, walkers, oxygen tanks, scooters, etc.) or those accompanied by children or babies in strollers
• A valid passport or driving license (US residents only) is required for entrance to Arlington National Cemetery. Without this, entry will be refused
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Signature Tours DC

Product ID: 348536