Cycle your way around the monuments of Washington, D.C. at night! You’ll ride with your guide to the National Mall and the Potomac Tidal Basin to see the major sights of the nation’s capital illuminated at night – and after the crowds have gone home.
What to Expect
Enjoy America’s capital city at night, when the air is cooler, the monuments are crowd-free, and the illuminated views are magnificent.
You’ll bike to the major sights of Washington, D.C. on this 3-hour tour. As dusk sweeps the city and the memorials and monuments are light up magnificently, your guide will take you through the National Mall and around the Tidal Basin near the Washington Monument, the war memorials, the Lincoln Memorial, the FDR Memorial, and the Jefferson Memorial.
Along the way you’ll have the opportunity to learn about each of the sights, and also a few minutes to walk through the memorials and experience them on foot.
This 4-mile ride is rated as easy, covering mostly flat terrain. All riders are provided with reflective vests and safety lights.
- 3-hour bike tour
- Professional guide
- Bike rental
- Reflective vest and safety light
- Snack and bottled water
What's Not Included
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Your tour begins and ends at L'Enfant Plaza on the National Mall.
How to get there:
Taxi/cab: 955 L’Enfant Plaza SW, North Building, Suite 905, Washington, DC 20024
Metro: Take Green, Yellow, Orange or Blue line to L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station. Follow signs for “L’Enfant Plaza” exit; above the exit, you will see large circular artwork of a dog wearing a spacesuit. At the top of the escalator, turn right (you will see a Starbucks) and exit to the outside. Walk towards the square brown Metro pole ahead, turn right and go up the stairs. At the top of the stairs, turn right and walk towards the Plaza. Bike and Roll DC is the first storefront in the first building on the right.
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Know Before You Go
Helmets are mandatory for all participants.
Trailer carriages and trailer tandems for children are available for rent.
Tours may be canceled if the weather makes for dangerous riding conditions. If we are unable to reschedule the tour, we will issue a full credit or refund.