Travel Guide to Washington DC

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Let Free Tours by Foot help you plan your trip to Washington DC. Our local experts have written everything you need to know about what to do and see in DC.

In the sections below you'll find our most popular blog posts detailing insider information and our best advice.

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There are a lot of things to do in DC, of course, but some are MUST-DOs. We have guides to the top things to do in DC based on how you want to travel - at night, with kids, for free or all of the above.


Some of the most popular attractions in DC are listed below - these blog posts will give you tips on how to get there, how to get tickets if necessary, best times to go and other insider information to help you plan your trip. 


How do you want to tour DC? Bus, bike, walking tours & more we have guides to the top-rated options.


One of the highlights of a visit to the nation's capital is to visit the many national memorials and monuments in DC. Our guides help explain how to get there, the symbolism and more need to know information about visiting the memorials



There is more to DC than Capitol Hill and the National Mall, each individual neighborhood and area has its own unique charm. Our neighborhood guides have tips on where to eat, what to see and often self guided tours.


Washington DC doesn't have a food we're known for - but you should try a half-smoke! There are some great options of places to eat in DC!



From how to get to the city from different airports to how to use the Metro and where to keep your luggage, our guides can help you get around DC.


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