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Big Bus Tour Bus
Meets at Union Station 50 Massachusetts Avenue, NE. Washington, DC 20002
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3.9 / 5 Rated by 178 members
Review from Robert Graff
Red Velvet 91 events 22 reviews

This is THE way to tour DC with kids (or without). We saw all the sights and enjoyed air conditioned breaks along the way.

reviewed Aug 17 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Ilonna Borisova
Red Velvet 26 events 15 reviews

It was the greatest tour that I can imagine. The bus was comfortable. The tour schedule was clear, with pre-recorded messages and interesting details regarding points of interest. The bus drivers are friendly and helpful. I didn't have any...continued

reviewed Apr 21 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from katie-jane
Red Velvet 68 events 3 reviews

Terrible, terrible, terrible. One-sentence canned blurbs about the sites. No foregin languages. I have travelled all over the world and this was the worst tour ever. Workers incompetent, each worker pawned us off on someone else, would not honor...continued

reviewed Apr 20 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from jpend
Red Velvet 21 events 2 reviews

No problems finding or getting tickets. Bus goes everywhere and taped narration was easy to hear (even on top of bus). View from top is amazing, but you do have to watch for low hanging branches. Would go again

reviewed Mar 29 2011 report as inappropriate
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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

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