Washington DC Welcome Tour: Private Tour with a Local

Washington DC Welcome Tour: Private Tour with a Local

From $35 per person

With these tours, transform your way of travelling to make it as much about the people you meet, as it is the places you see.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 2 - 6 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
You can start the tour at your hotel, a local will meet you in the hotel lobby or outside your Airbnb.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Get to know Washinghton DC through the eyes of passionate locals
  • Make travel about friendly people, not just places
  • Learn about the city's many tips and tricks and best-kept secrets
Full description
Explore the city with a friendly local who is passionate about his/her city and eager to share all the tips and tricks that will help you make the most of your trip. Meet where you're staying to get familiar with the neighborhood, find out about the best places to eat and buy groceries, the easiest ways to get around, and the top things to see and do. By the end of the tour, you'll feel more comfortable in navigating the city and confident that you have all the information you need to make the most of your stay. During the walking tour you will have the option of taking public transportation or taxi to get around the city. Please contact your tour operator if you’d like a private car included in the tour.
Includes
  • Local guide ("Lokafyer")
  • Customized private walking tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional activity costs
  • Meals and drinks
  • Transportation around the city (It’s walking tour, car transportation isn’t included)
COVID-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Children below 3 years old are free of charge
  • From 3 till 12 years old 50% discount
  • In case travelers would like to include a visit to an attraction, they would need to cover the cost of entrance for the Lokafyer (local guide)
  • Travelers can request a specific time for the tour
  • This is a walking tour, and it is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 / 5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5.0/5
  • Value for money
    4/5
  • Service
    4.0/5
  • Organization
    4/5
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A promised city guide with knowledge of German was not.

Despite announcement and demand for German language skills not found on the private 3 hour private tour in Washington, after 20 minutes we canceled the tour. No map, no information about our tour, unmotivated. it is hardly possible. Have communicated this to the agency, which tried very hard to deal with this case quickly. Many thanks to all involved who worked on the case. we will get the amount refunded. in New York and Washington we have the experience that tours in German really cannot be booked. If you want to book, German disappears and it only appears in English. If you want to learn the story and do not have the appropriate knowledge of the foreign language, it will be difficult. Have also experienced this in Cape Town. Should be revised by you. Don't promise and say on the tour, sorry. This is only annoying for the customer. Your ratings are e.g. Part not up to date.

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20 April 2018

Everything OK

Has met my expectations

5 March 2018

13 February 2020

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