Outdoor activities in Washington DC

Top Outdoor Activities in Washington DC, DC

Outdoor Activities in Washington DC

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Night Tours
2 hours
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₱3,810.42
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Walking Tours
2 hours
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₱3,596.04
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Full-day Tours
6+ hours
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₱57,052.54
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  • Karissa D
    Oviedo, United States2 contributions
    Our guide Isabella was fantastic! Our entire group enjoyed the experience and the facts she provided along the way.
    Written 4 December 2022
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  • Theresa S
    1 contribution
    Joel was an awesome tour guide and kept us entertained on a very cold night. My 8 year old grandson loved the tour.
    Written 15 November 2022
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  • Jwitenko
    Rochester, NY58 contributions
    While we have visited Washington DC before, we have never done any type of tour so decided to try the electric cart tour. The tour was more than two hours in length and hits most of the top spots in Washington DC. The guide was very knowledgeable and super nice. There were three other people on our tour and two dogs. The company is very dog friendly for anyone who may have a dog they want to bring along! Totally worth doing this tour, we learned lots of new stuff and got to avoid a lot of steps along the way which meant we had extra time to check out some museums.
    Written 27 November 2022
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  • CPA Erik
    8 contributions
    Nick was great. He had really funny jokes. Even my son who you cannot get anything past fell for one of Nick's jokes.

    I think the night tour is more interesting then the day. The lights and shadows are really dramatic and less people too!
    Written 6 December 2022
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  • kathyrH7091EE
    Bountiful, UT18 contributions
    Our tour today was outstanding! Christopher was amazing. He filled us with so much information and made sure we saw everything. He has a wealth of knowledge and made our first trip to DC a great time. Our 12 and 13 year old grandsons love the tour and thought Christopher was “ so cool”.
    Written 14 October 2022
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  • law373
    United States4 contributions
    Whether you have limited time in DC or not, I highly recommend. My family and I took this tour our first day/first visit to DC. Christopher was knowledgeable and interesting in his history lessons. We covered a lot of ground and saw all of the “must sees”. He gave us the option to get up close and personal versus a drive by for many of the monuments. Once we were finished, we felt like we could see the rest of DC at our leisure and not feel like we missed anything. Thank you so much, Christopher for making our vacation a memorable one!
    Written 25 July 2022
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  • Katie B
    1 contribution
    Honesty this ended up feeling a lot like a scam. Untimely they did provide a bus, albeit not under the terms provided on this listing. We sent our pickup location and the list of wineries we wanted to visit well in advance of our trip. We even changed wineries once because the contact person, David, said the first two destinations we chose were too far and would result in an extra $180 cost, to be paid in cash. We picked new destinations very close to Leesburg, all within 10 minutes of each other, and David confirmed the revised list of wineries would work. Then the day before our trip David called to say we’d have to be back in DC within 5 hours or they would charge us an extra $125 in cash. I pointed out that the Trip Advisor page clearly says 5-6 hours (the Dmv Tours website just says 6 hours) and he started claiming he was doing us a favor by not charging extra for the fact that two of our wineries were “too far,” even though two of them have addresses in Leesburg and the other is just over the line in neighboring Hamilton (and, to reiterate, he had already confirmed our choices were fine the day prior). David then insisted that we would only receive 6 hours if we stayed in DC, which is not indicated anywhere in the listing and had never been communicated to us before the day prior to the trip. When I read the details from the listing aloud, David complained that his profit margins were already inadequate, accused me of being “difficult,” and threatened to cancel the reservation. Ultimately because this trip was a gift to a friend we kept the reservation and cut the trip down to one winery (there is no way to hit 3 destinations in Leesburg in 5 hours when it’s an hour to and from DC). The driver himself (who seemed to be with a totally different company) was great, but David and Dmv tours were terrible to work with and really put a damper on the whole experience. Save yourself a lot of stress and choose one of the many other bus services.
    Written 10 July 2022
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  • Tommy
    Mansfield, TX9 contributions
    I had a great experience with the self guided tour. I had no data/cell signal and this guided tour was spot on where I was located. The Geo sync spoke up when I reached each of the highlight points. As for the park, the views were amazing. I never knew all the details of the Potomac river. The first animal siting was a deer right at the entrance. The 2nd was a woodpecker. The third was an eagle sunbathing, staring right at me 20 feet away. I was in awe of the beauty and majesty. Side note, the park like many others has litter throughout here and there, not real bad. so, bring a bag with you and pick up as you go. the next ones behind you will appreciate the beauty even more. Better yet, do not leave anything behind, leave no trace folks. I loved the park. I followed the River Trail and Gladisville Trail per the guided tour. Great job.
    Written 14 May 2022
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  • Peter W
    1 contribution
    We discovered some fascinating insights about the history of Washington. Questions were enjoyable. Also got great photographs with the family. We had a fantastic time.  It was indeed a different way to see the city!
    Written 7 June 2022
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  • Donna Carter
    2 contributions
    Christopher was a great tour guide. We learned a lot about the Black history of D.C. and the back story behind the creation of the monuments, memorials and the city itself. He also treated us with great care!
    Written 4 September 2022
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  • Regan H
    1 contribution
    Lucky was an incredible driver with great knowledge of the DC area and monuments. He is extremely patient, allowing us to stay as long as we wanted at each monument. Amazing experience.
    Written 21 February 2020
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