Washington, D.C City Tour
Many people think that car trips are worse than walking or bus tours. But this is not at all the case. At least, we know exactly how to explore the city in a car, so that the impressions will bring a smile for a long time.
Advantages of auto-excursion
First, we note in which cases it is better to immediately choose the excursions by transport.
- Long distance
America is huge, and if you look around you are not planning two neighboring streets, then there is no car without a car. The infrastructure here is fully adapted to the car, that is, the distance between stops can be simply gigantic. Locals often do not even go to the store on foot, let alone talk about sightseeing.
- Limited time
You can smudge a tour for the whole day, or even two, and be deadly tired of the city. But why, when there is a car? Even if you have limited time - for example, in Washington you have a transfer at the airport or the travel schedule is quite dynamic - you can get to know the city and see all the most important and interesting. In the US capital there is an excellent transport infrastructure, so everything will take about 3-4 hours.
- Concerns for safety and comfort
Washington is definitely a safe city. But there is still an important point - there is a huge amount of political and social activists in it. That is, no one guarantees that during your walk there will be no pickets, rallies, performances and detentions with the police. This is in the order of things for Washington, but it can look frightening from the outside. Yes, and to be blocked by a crowd of onlookers is also so-so pleasure.
- Fear of missing impressions
The USA is a country of cars, so driving here is especially pleasant and interesting. Even if you are served by a professional driver, the road will bring much more impressions, and at the same time help you learn more about the city and the country.
What can be seen on the car?
Almost anything. Experts of American Butler, as a rule, build excursion routes depending on the number of tourists, their interests, time and budget framework. But there are always popular points of sightseeing tours by car.
The main building of Washington and partly, perhaps, of the whole world. In addition to architectural beauty, the building surprises with hospitality. You can walk around and even around the inner gallery with great pleasure. Anyone can get to the place where America began.
- White House
It is always interesting to look at what is so often shown in the news from the other end of the world. In fact, this is the most ordinary home of the presidential family, with its bytovuha and fun stories. And getting there is quite real, especially if you take care of this in advance.
The building of the Ministry of Defense excites the whole world. Not only is his form strange, so there are also a lot of legends around. In fact, and you can get there, you only need a passport. But to confirm or destroy legends, read the special article on our website.
- National Mall
The walking park area of the National Mall or Alley covers almost all the main attractions. It houses several monuments that we saw in the cinema: an obelisk in front of the mirror pond, and the Lincoln Memorial with a giant statue of the president, and much more.
- Cathedral of Apostles Peter and Paul
The most progressive, modern and beautiful neo-gothic cathedral of the city. In short, a unique building with a unique idea inside. If you thought that religious buildings - it is always boring and monotonous, you direct road here. In this cathedral, you can see Darth Vader, Martin Luther King and even astronaut Armstrong with his landing on the moon.
Of course, this is only a small selection of places where you can go on a sightseeing car tour. And in order not to spend several hours on the selection of the route, it is better to delegate this to professionals.
Contact us at American Butler and tell us what you are interested in, who you are going to Washington with and what you expect from this city. Our specialists will select an exclusive excursion that will most clearly reveal the capital for you and bring a lot of pleasure.
|Duration of the tour||4 to 8 hours|
|Cost of||from $249 ($80 / hour)|