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Discover the heart of American history:

Explore DC at night in a small group setting. Tours accommodate a maximum of 12 guests. Book your spot now and let us guide you through the best of Washington DC in just one night!

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$90 Adults

$70 Children

 (15 & Under)

Tour Starts In Front of Starbucks at the Grand Hyatt - 

1000 H Street NW

Expert Guides

Book Now, Pay Later

No Worries! Plans Change.  Give Us 24 Hours Notice for a 100% Refund

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Convenient Transportation

Small Groups

12 Guests or Less

Questions?  Call Us

 (202) 900-3015

See DC Today Tour Van

Explore each of these Iconic Washington DC Attractions for 15 - 25 minutes.  Perfect opportunity for amazing photos.

Map of See Dc Today Tour Route
  • What are the pricing details for Small Group Tours?
    When booking directly with us, the costs are as follows: Adults: $90 Children 15 and under: $70 For bookings through a third party: Adults: $99 Children 15 and under: $79 Additionally, if you're traveling with a group of 4 or more, we strongly suggest considering our budget-friendly Private Tours. These packages are tailored to offer an exclusive and personalized experience for your group.
  • What is tour booking insurance?
    Tour Booking Insurance costs $5 per ticket and allows cancellation up to 1 hour before tour departure for a full refund.
  • What is the cancellation policy when booking directly at
    Enjoy a hassle-free experience with our 100% refund policy if you need to cancel, provided you give us a 24-hour notice. You can notify us via email at, through a phone call, text at (202) 900-3015, or by using the chat feature on our webpage.
  • Book Now, Pay Later?
    Our Book Now & Pay Later option provides you with the opportunity to secure a confirmed reservation for our Small Group Tours without making any upfront payment. When making your reservation, select the option for $0 deposit. This means you won't be required to pay any deposit at the time of booking. During the reservation process, you'll need to provide an authorized credit card. This is solely for validation purposes and to ensure the reservation is held. A one-time authorization of one dollar will be processed to validate your credit card details. Once you've completed the booking, you will receive a confirmation email. This confirms that your reservation is confirmed and secured. Payment for the tour will be automatically charged to your authorized credit card the day before your scheduled tour. This means you don't have to worry about making the payment manually. If your plans happen to change, no worries! Just reach out to us by calling or texting at (202) 900-3015, providing a 24-hour notice before your scheduled tour for a hassle-free cancellation.
  • What time do the Small Group Tours start?
    Day Tours Start at 9:00 AM and end at 1:00 PM. Night Tours March 1st - October 31st - Start at: 7:00 PM and end at 10:00 PM. November 1st - February 28th Start at 6:00 PM and end at 9:00 PM. Please arrive 10 Minutes before the tour.
  • Where do Small Group Tours begin?
    The meeting point for Small Group Tours is directly in front of the Starbucks at the Washington Grand Hyatt, 1000 H St NW. We kindly ask that you arrive 10 minutes early to check in with your guide.
  • Will I need to print my ticket?
    As part of our dedication to environmental sustainability, there's no need to print your ticket. Instead, simply provide your name during the check-in process.
  • Is there parking near the Grand Hyatt?
    There are plenty of parking garages in the office buildings in the area. If you are taking a night tour, make sure you choose one that is accessible past 10 pm. Here is a link for a garage attached to the Grand Hyatt Hotel
  • If I take the Metro what station would I get off at?
    The Metro Center station is the nearest one to Washington Grand Hyatt (in the red circle). Look for the 11th Street Exits
  • What do I do if I am running late for my tour?
    We strongly advise arriving at least 10-15 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time for a seamless experience. In the event that you are running late, we recommend contacting your guide to inquire about the appropriate stop where you can join the tour. Please be aware that no refunds or rescheduling will be available within 24 hours of your scheduled tour.
  • How many stops do you make on the tour? What are the stops?
    We stop at 10 Major Attractions on both the Day and Night Tours. - United States Capitol Building - Ford's Theatre - Jefferson Memorial - Vietnam Veterans Memorial - Lincoln Memorial - Martin Luther King, Jr - Reflecting Pool - World War II Veterans Memorial - Korean War Veterans Memorial - Lafayette Square - White House. We do not tour on major event days because of almost total road closures (4th of July, Marine Corp. Marathon, etc). Tour routes can change due to major road closures, traffic, and weather. Our expert guides and drivers can navigate around a lot of these occurrences so your tour is guaranteed to provide the experience you are here for.
  • Do we get out of the van?
    Yes, Small-Group Tours get out of the van at the following stops: US Capitol, Jefferson Memorial, WWII Veterans Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Martin Luther King Jr Memorial, White House, Korean War Memorial, and Reflecting Pool. You will see the Washington Monument throughout the whole tour. You have the option of remaining inside the vehicle for any or all of the stops on the tour.
  • How much time do you spend at each of the tour stops?
    We spend 15 – 25 minutes at each stop that we make on the tour.
  • Will we have any restroom breaks during the tour?
    Yes, there are restrooms are located at the following stops: Jefferson Memorial, WWII Veterans Memorial, Martin Luther King Jr Memorial, and the Lincoln Memorial.
  • What type of vehicle will we be touring in?
    We tour in 15 passenger tall roof transit vans.
  • How many people are on a small group tour?
    We tour with no more than 12 guests on each tour.
  • Do I have to purchase a ticket for my baby?
    If the baby sits on your lap - No, you don't have to purchase a ticket. If the baby is going to use a car seat - Yes, you will need to purchase a ticket.
  • What restaurants do you recommend that are near the Washington Grand Hyatt?
    Across the street: Capitol City Brewing Company 1100 New York Ave NW Within easy walking distance: Clyde’s of Gallery Place 707 7th St NW Zaytinya by José Andrés 701 9th St NW Shake Shack 800 F St NW
  • Are we allowed to bring drinks or snacks on the van?
    We provide complimentary water for our guests during the tour. You may also bring your own beverages and snacks if needed.
  • Does the tour end at the same place it starts?
    Yes, tours end at the same place that they begin. Washington Grand Hyatt 1000 H St NW.
  • Can we bring a stroller?
    Yes, please make sure to give us advance notice if you plan on bringing a stroller.
  • Are the vans handicap accessible?
    No, we currently do not have any handicap-accessible vans.
  • Can we bring a foldable wheelchair?
    Yes, you can bring a foldable wheelchair. We only ask that you notify us in advance so we can make accommodations.
  • Do we stop for lunch?
    We do not stop for lunch during the tours. Our tours are optimized to get as much done in a short period of time. The National Mall will have food/snack trucks along the route.
  • Can we be dropped off at a museum or restaurant after the tour?
    Most likely if it is 1 mile east of the White House. Please make the request before the tour.
  • How do I cancel my tour if I booked with a 3rd party app (Viator or TripAdvisor)?
    If you booked with a 3rd party app (Viator or TripAdvisor) you will have to notify the 3rd party app that you would like to cancel - Not See DC Today. We can not change the status of a booked tour. You can cancel your booking for a full refund up to 1 day before your activity. However, please check the “Terms and Conditions” section of your ticket for the detailed cancellation policy for your specific activity. To cancel your booking: Go to your Bookings page Find the booking you need to adjust. On the right side, you will see links where you can view/print your ticket, change date or cancel your booking. Click the 'Cancel Booking' link. You will see the price paid along with the refund amount due prior to finalizing the cancellation. Once you are ready to cancel, click 'Cancel Booking.' You will receive a confirmation email when your cancellation request has been completed. NOTE: The 'Cancel Booking' option will not be available if your tour/activity is designated as 'Non-Refundable' as these reservations cannot be canceled or changed.
  • How do I cancel if I booked with Airbnb ?
    If you booked with Air BNB – their policy is Guests can cancel until 7 days before the Experience start time for a full refund, or within 24 hours of booking as long as the booking is made more than 48 hours before the start time. To cancel your Experience reservation: DesktopiOS appAndroid appMobile browser Go to Trips and click the Experience reservation you want to cancel Click Change or cancel Under Cancel my reservation, click Next Select your reason for canceling, and click Continue Click Cancel my reservation You’ll get a message to confirm the cancellation. If you’re eligible for a refund, you’ll get it within 10 business days. Find out more about when you’ll get your refund. To cancel your Experience reservation: DesktopiOS appAndroid appMobile browser Go to Trips and tap the Experience reservation you want to cancel Tap Manage reservation Under Cancel my reservation, tap Next Select your reason for canceling, and tap Continue Tap Cancel my reservation You’ll get a message to confirm the cancellation. If you’re eligible for a refund, you’ll get it within 10 business days. Find out more about when you’ll get your refund.
  • What is your lost and found policy?
    Call us at 202-900-3015 to let us know what you are missing so we can try to locate and return the lost item.
  • Do you offer Tour Guide service if we have our own transportation?
    Yes, we have several guides that could tour with you in the transportation you provide.
  • What are the ages for kids prices on Small Group Tours?
    15 and under
  • How far in advance should I book a tour?
    We recommend that you book your tour at least two weeks in advance, though we are often able to accommodate last-minute requests.
  • How do I leave a review for my tour?
    Here is a link to leave a Google Review.
  • Are your tours kid friendly?
    Absolutely! Our tours are incredibly kid-friendly. Our guides have the expertise to engage with children and make the tour an exciting and memorable adventure for the whole family.
  • How do I book a private tour?
    Book a tour directly on our website, email us at, or give us a call at 202-900-3015.
  • Will we have any restroom breaks during the tour?
    Yes, there are restrooms are located at the following stops: Jefferson Memorial, WWII Veterans Memorial, Martin Luther King Jr Memorial, and the Lincoln Memorial.
  • What is your standard itinerary for a private tour? Can I customize my itinerary?
    Sightseeing Stops: Opportunities to get out and explore all of DC's major landmarks, including: National Mall United States Capitol Building Jefferson Memorial Vietnam Veterans Memorial Tidal Basin Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool Iwo Jima - Marine Corps Memorial White House Lafayette Square Pentagon 911 Memorial Albert Einstein Memorial Air Force Memorial Navy Memorial Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial World War I Memorial Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Bartholdi Fountain and Gardens Drive-By Highlights: Your guide will point out additional sights as you drive by, including: United States Archives FBI Headquarters Ford's Theatre Arlington National Cemetery Washington Monument
  • Does a private tour include pick up and drop off service?
    Yes, pick up and drop off is included in all private tours within 5 miles of the White House. If you are further than 5 miles from the White House we might have to add on travel time.
  • What Vehicles do you use for Private Tours?
    We have a fleet of vehicles that are used for Private Tours.
  • How many people can fit comfortably in your tour vans?
    Each tour van can comfortably accommodate 12 guests.
  • What transportation options do you offer for large groups?
    We have mini bus options that can seat 20, 22, and 33 guests We also have a motor coach option that seats 54 guests.
  • What time can I start my private tour?
    Private Tours offer flexibility in start times. Morning tours usually begin at 9 am, afternoon outings usually kick off at 2:00 pm, and evening adventures typically get underway at 7 pm.
  • What is your cancellation policy?
    For SUV and Van Tours - You have a hassle-free, 100% refund if you need to cancel - All we need is 24 hours notice. For Charter Bus Tours - You have a hassle-free, 100% refund if you need to cancel - All we need is 72 hours notice. Notify us by email (, a phone call or text (202-900-3015), or the chat feature on our webpage.
  • What happens if it rains?
    Our tours run rain or shine, but we will do our best to modify the itinerary to keep you comfortable. We recommend bringing an umbrella or raincoat if the weather forecast predicts rain.
  • Are the tours kid-friendly?
    Absolutely! Our tours are designed to be engaging for all ages. We can include kid-friendly stops and attractions to ensure that younger travelers have a fun and educational experience.
  • How can I leave a review for my tour?
    Here is a link to leave a Google Review.
  • Can I book multiple tours for different days?
    Yes, you can book multiple tours on different days. Please contact us for more information and to create a package that suits your schedule.
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