Explore Washington DC's Arlington National Cemetery and most famous memorials on this 6-hour coach and walking tour. Your licensed tour guide will hop off at each stop and lead you through the cemetery and the memorials. See JFK's grave site and the Eternal Flame, and stroll through sites including the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the World War II Memorial. Witness the Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and get great views of the White House, Lincoln Memorial, and US Capitol. Throughout the day, you'll hear interesting stories and facts about valiant war heroes from your expert guide.
You'll travel by coach or van, depending on the size of your group, to Arlington National Cemetery, where thousands of US war heroes are buried. Learn how this is the site of Confederate General Robert E Lee's former 1,100-acre (445-hectare) plantation. Get great views of DC from his home, Arlington House, and head down to the grave site of JFK and the Eternal Flame, where John F Kennedy is buried alongside his wife, Jackie Onassis Kennedy, and brothers Robert F Kennedy and Ted Kennedy. Witness the Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and walk through the cemetery for a more intimate experience of this vast national treasure.
At midday, stop for lunch (own expense) at Pentagon City Mall. Continue your coach tour and hop off the bus with your licensed tour guide as to visit famous memorials that honor war heroes and military branches. Enjoy time to walk through the Air Force Memorial, Pentagon Memorial, World War II Memorial, Korean War Veterans Memorial and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
Throughout your tour, you'll have plenty of opportunities to take photos, learn about the history of the sites and hear stories of the sacrifices these courageous military heroes made.
What to expect
- Enjoy a coach and walking tour of Arlington National Cemetery
- Explore a variety of war memorials and learn about the historical significance of them
- Stop for lunch at Pentagon City Mall and capture sights of some of the surrounding landmarks
- See these important and fascinating areas and gain insight on plenty of historical facts
About this Activity
|Price||$68.99 per guest|
|Duration / Session||5 hours|
There are no refunds; all sales final.