From NYC: Guided Day Trip to Washington DC by Van or Bus

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Description

Discover the rich heritage of America's capital on a comprehensive day trip from New York City, complete with convenient hotel pick-ups and drop-offs. Join a knowledgeable Spanish-speaking guide on a fascinating journey through Washington D.C.'s iconic landmarks, world-class museums, and poignant memorials.


Escape to the nation's capital on a full-day adventure from NYC, led by a knowledgeable Spanish-speaking guide. Get ready to immerse yourself in the rich history and iconic landmarks of Washington D.C. As you depart from the Big Apple, settle into a comfortable, air-conditioned bus and watch the scenery unfold en route to Delaware, where you'll take a brief break to stretch your legs and refuel. Continuing south, you'll pass through Maryland and into Arlington, Virginia. Your journey begins in earnest at Arlington National Cemetery, where your guide will escort you to the gravesite of John F. Kennedy and explore the picturesque grounds with you. Next, you'll visit the poignant Iwo Jima Memorial, where you'll have ample time to capture unforgettable photos. Throughout the day, your guide will regale you with fascinating anecdotes and insider knowledge about the city. Crossing the Potomac River, you'll enter Washington D.C. proper, cruising along Constitution Avenue, where you'll catch glimpses of the State Department, the Institute of Peace, and the Albert Einstein Memorial. Your guide will lead you on a stroll through the National Mall, visiting iconic spots featured in movies and TV shows. Take in the moving tributes at the Korean War Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, and Vietnam War Memorial, and snap a photo at the Reflecting Pool, made famous by Forrest Gump. You'll also pay respects at the World War II Memorial, the city's most-visited monument. Reboarding the bus, you'll pass by the offices of prominent organizations, including the Organization of American States, the American Red Cross, and the Treasury Department, before arriving at the world-famous White House. Take a moment to snap photos in the beautiful gardens before exploring the FBI buildings, National Archives, and more. Your final stop will be the National Mall, where you'll enjoy some free time to explore exhibits, grab lunch, and snap photos of the majestic Capitol Building. As the day draws to a close, enjoy a stunning nighttime panoramic view of NYC from New Jersey on your return journey.

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