Venue Details

6 Star Starred
Big Bus Tour Bus
Meets at Union Station 50 Massachusetts Avenue, NE. Washington, DC 20002
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Member Tips

Hat or scarf for hair in wind. Can get chilly so wear a coat or sweater.
info Oct 20 2009 star this tip starred
Be sure you bring all printed materials. Ticket agents are not well versed about Goldstar yet.
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I would recommend taking a blanket to cover up children and yourself.
info Dec 08 2009 star this tip starred
Water and simple snacks are nice to have.
info Dec 08 2009 star this tip starred
They allow any food and drinks on the tour.
info Dec 08 2009 star this tip starred
Just take metro in to Union Station it's the simplest way.
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Reviews & Ratings

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3.9 average rating
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attended Sep 22 2009

I am a DC resident and will make a point to take all of my guests on the Hop On/Hop Off bus tour. The tour is terrific and takes you to all of the hot spots. The... continued

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attended Nov 11 2009

We purchased our tickets 2 days early. On Wednesday we awoke to bucketfuls of rain. Despite that, we rode the Metro to Union Station, went to the tour operator's kiosk,... continued

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attended Sep 22 2010

We loved this tour! Weather was fantastic and we didn't have to wait more than 15 minutes for the next bus.
It might help to know that the Gray Line Booth to pick up... continued

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More Information



See the sights of the nation’s capital from this open-top bus. The Yellow Loop is a hop-on, hop-off tour that encompasses 24 stops throughout the nation’s Capital. This is the only double-decker bus tour that serves Georgetown and the National Cathedral.

During this tour you’ll enjoy the National Cathedral, the Lincoln Memorial, Union Station, Georgetown, the White House and much more.

Hop on or hop off at any of these Yellow Loop stops:

Stop 29    Union Station    

50 Massachusetts Ave. NE

*Stop 30    Ford’s Theatre     *

Front of Ford’s Theatre, 511 10th Street NW

Stop *31    The White House     *

Front of Cafe du Parc, 140 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W.

Stop *32    The U.S. Treasury    *

15th & G St. NW

Stop *33    White House North    *

17th & I St. NW

Stop *34    Mayflower    *

Front of Mayflower Hotel on Connecticut Ave. NW

Stop *35    Dupont Circle    *

Connecticut Ave. & Q Street Wine & Spirits Beer Store

Stop *36    Washington Hilton    *

Front of Hilton Hotel T Street NW

Stop *37    Woodley Park / National Zoo   * 

2600 Connecticut Ave. NW

Stop *38    Washington National Cathedral    *

3001 Wisconsin Ave. NW

Stop *39    Embassy Row*

Front of Korean Embassy, 2450 Massachusetts Ave. NW

Stop *40    Georgetown Inn *   

1310 Wisconsin Ave. NW

Stop *41    Georgetown Canal / Shops    *

3222 M St. NW

Stop *42    Georgetown Harbor    *

K St. & 31st St. NW

Stop *43    Four Seasons    *

2800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW

Stop *44    Hotel Stop *   

1 Washington Circle NW

Stop *45    Lincoln Memorial *   

22nd St. & Constitution Ave. NW

Stop *46    World War II Memorial    *

17th & Constitution Ave. NW

Stop *47    Photo Stop at the White House     *

Constitution Ave. NW (at the light)

Stop *48    American History Museum    *

Constitution Ave. & 13th St. NW

Stop *49    Natural History Museum / Old Post Office    *

12th St. & Pennslyvania Ave. NW

Stop *50    Marriott Metro Center  *  

775 12th Street NW

Stop *51    Convention Center    *

8th & K Street NW

Stop *52    Union Station    *

50 Massachusetts Ave. NE

About the Ticket Supplier: Big Bus Tours - Washington, D.C.

Big Bus Tours is the largest operator of open-top sightseeing tours in the World, providing sightseeing tours in thirteen cities across three continents.