Before you Go


Please note, until further notice, only the Red Loop tour is running.

Time to discover United States' Capital! Hop on our double decker buses to have a different view of all the Capital treasures and hop off whenever you want! With three bus routes, you can just hop off and back on again to visit all of the iconic landmarks which make this city so special.


  • 1-day unlimited Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour with 360º panoramic views of Washington DC.
  • Flexible 12-month ticket, so you can book online now and enjoy whenever you please!
  • Live commentary in English (red & blue loops) plus pre-recorded audio guides in 8 languages.

Main Stops


  • 1-day hop-on hop-off bus tour
  • Stops near all the major sights
  • Audio guide in 8 languages
  • Full hygiene measures


    Live out the American Dream on board our bus tour as we take you to some of Washington's finest historical landmarks. If you're looking for a bit of fun, take the Red Loop and hop off at Madame Tussauds where you'll be able to meet (well, pretend to meet) all your favourite celebs! Round the corner is the famous Ford's Theatre where the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, was assassinated in 1865.

    Dive further into history and take a trip to the Holocaust Museum (Red Loop and Blue Loop) to commemorate all those lost in this tragic period. Another great historical landmark is the Martin Luther King Jr. memorial, which only opened in 2011. It's located right next to the National Mall if you fancy a stroll around this landscaped park.

    Hop on the Yellow Route and hop off at the White House North stop to marvel at the magnificant livng quarters of the President of the United States of America.

    Buy your ticket online today and get ready to enjoy the views from up high and watch the world go by as we drive round Washington Circle. Look out for the statue of George Washington on the horse!

    Before you Go

    Please note: this tour is operated by Big Bus. Customers must redeem their tickets at the following location:

    • 700 L'Enfant Plaza SW (NW corner of the Spy Museum)

      Washington DC Freestyle Pass

    Pick 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 attractions from the list below to round off your adventure and save money with each additional choice! (Attractions are subject to change)

    • Madame Tussauds DC: lifelike wax statues of all 44 presidents

    • International Spy Museum: spend a few hours immersed in espionage

    • Myths and Misconceptions Walking Tour

    • Buca di Beppo Italian restaurant: $15 towards lunch/dinner

    • National Geographic Museum

    • 'Bike and Roll' Bike Rental: a fun and easy way to see the city

    • National Ferry (50 minute cruise, 1 April - 31 October)


    Cancellation Policy

    Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date.

    Supplied by

    CitySights DC/Big Bus
    50 Massachusetts Avenue, NE
    20002, Washington DC, United States of America