See the grand monuments of Washington DC on a day trip from New York City. Learn the story of the capital and key moments in its history such as the American Revolution and Civil War. Go to Capitol Hill, look at the White House and much more.
What to Expect
Depart New York City and travel by bus to Washington DC. On arrival go to key monuments of the capital of the United States such as Capitol Hill, home of the US Congress. Learn about the structure of the government.
Stop at the White House to see the official home of the President of the United States, including the West Wing where the Oval Office, Cabinet Room, Situation Room and Roosevelt Room are located. Admire the memorials to Jefferson, who wrote the Declaration of Independence, and Lincoln who ended slavery in 1860. Visit the Iwo Jima and Vietnam Veterans Memorials to understand how these events changed the country.
Get a glimpse of Arlington Cemetery where over 200,000 soldiers have been buried since the Civil War. Spend some time at the Smithsonian’s Air and Space Museum, where exhibits celebrating the technology of the 20th century include the Kitty Hawk, Spirit of St. Louis and command modules from space flights like Apollo 11.
- Round-trip transportation
- English, Spanish or Portuguese-speaking escort tour guide
- All admissions
Mcdonald's Times Square, 7th Avenue, between 46th and 47th Street New York City, NY.
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Know Before You Go
• Please wear comfortable shoes