Posts Tagged: Getting around Washington DC

How to Use the Washington DC Metro

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How to Use the Washington DC Metro

This post is a how to use the Metro in Washington, D.C., including tips on SmartTrip Cards, tourist passes as well how to navigate the system. And remember, the Metro can’t get you around the National Mall.  Let DC by Foot get you around on one of our pay-what-you-like tours. Fares and Travel Passes Metro […]

Top 12 Washington, DC Bus Tours

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This post compares the various different bus tour options available in DC, from hop-on-hop-off to more premium shuttle bus services.  Bus tours are a great way to see the most sites in the least amount of time. Though the sites on the National Mall are close, there is much more to see off the Mall.  […]

Transportation Between BWI Airport and Washington, D.C.

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This post compares the different ways of reaching Washington, DC from Baltimore/Washington International Airport.  We have ordered the various transportation options from cheapest to most expensive with some analysis of each option to help you choose which one is best for you.   And since you are coming to the nation’s capital, then why not let us […]

Best Washington DC Bike Rentals and Tours

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While some people enjoy walking tours, others might find it difficult to walk around our nation’s capital.  Although any of the monuments and memorials in Washington DC can only be accessed via foot, most bike tours will get you close enough to hop off and walk to each landmark on your journey. This post compares and […]

Washington DC Boat Tours | Which One is Best

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Washington DC Boat Tours

This post compares the various boat tours and cruises, including dinner cruises, available in Washington, DC. Boat tours offer visitors a unique perspective of Washington, D.C. During a cruise, guests can enjoy some of the city’s many attractions including the memorials on the National Mall, Old Town Alexandria, and National Harbor. Most of the landmarks in and […]

Self Guided Tours of Washington DC

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Self Guided tours of Washington DC are a great way to explore on your own time. Though we love showing guests around Washington, D.C., we realize that not everyone has the time to take a guided walking tour. If our tour schedule doesn’t work for you, or if you would rather explore on your own, […]

Free Washington DC Bus Tour

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Don’t want to worry about the hassle of waiting in line behind other tourists for the next Hop on Hop off Bus Tour? We’ve created a guide to creating your own free Washington DC bus tours by using the new Circulator National Mall Route! Now, this option does not come with a tour guide or narration […]

How to Get to the National Mall

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From our DC Tourism Guide, with budget advice, travel guides, and information about local Washington DC attractions. No, not that kind of Mall. The National Mall is a five-square mile park with museums and memorials. As popular as it is, it’s not always the easiest to get to. The best way depends on how you […]

Washington DC Bus Tours: DC by Bus

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DC by … Bus? We also offer Washington DC Bus Tours. If you’re reading our blog, you probably already know how amazing our walking tours are.  You may also have learned that we’re ranked #1 on TripAdvisor for our awesome neighborhood food tours.  But you might not know that we offer a bus tour that […]

Transportation between Washington, D.C. and Dulles Airport

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Ground Transportation Dulles Airport to Downtown Washington DC

This post compares the different ways of reaching Washington, DC from Dulles Airport.  We have ordered the options from cheapest to most expensive with some analysis of each option to help you choose which one is best for you.  Flying into Dulles International Airport can sometimes feel like a hassle because of its distance from […]