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From New York City: Washington and Philadelphia 1-Day Tour

From $179.00
$125.30 /person
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About the activity

Experience a fully guided tour of Washington and Philadelphia. Visit the most iconic landmarks of these 2 cities, including the Lincoln Memorial, White House, the U.S. Capitol, and Independence Hall.

  • Free cancellation
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  • Live guiding
    English, Spanish
  • Duration
    15 hours
  • Includes
    • Bilingual English and Spanish-speaking, Washington and Philadelphia licensed professional guide
    • Round-trip transfer from New York City on a comfortable motor coach
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
    • Tips
Highlights & Description


  • Experience a fully guided tour of Washington D.C. and Philadelphia
  • Admire key Washington sites such as National Mall and Lincoln Memorial
  • Walk up the famous steps from “Rocky” the classic American movie
  • Learn about the history of Philadelphia, the first ever U.S. capital
  • Admire famous artworks and explore some of the region's parks


Learn about American history on a tour of Washington DC and Philadelphia, both of which played important roles in the development of democracy in the USA. Visit the Lincoln Memorial, the National Mall, Independence Hall, and more on a guided day trip with roundtrip transfers from NYC.
Your day will begin with an early morning departure from Times Square in Manhattan, where you’ll be greeted by your bilingual tour guide for the day. After 4-5 hours, your first destination will be the nation's current capital, Washington, DC. Once there, visit the Iwo Jima Memorial and the Lincoln Memorial.
During the tour, stop for a classic outside view of the White House, home and office of the U.S. President, and the Capitol Building, home of the U.S. Congress. Your visit to Washington concludes with free time for lunch on your own.

Your next destination, after a 3-hour journey, will be the first-ever U.S. capital, Philadelphia, PA. Visit its historic Old City neighborhood and the Independence National Historical Park where your guide will lead you on a brief walking tour. Then, ascend to the top of the Rocky Steps before returning to Times Square in Manhattan.

Good to know before you go
  • The tour begins at 5:00 AM
  • The day’s itinerary is subject to traffic conditions and may be modified due to time constraints
  • Please bring your own child seats to use on the coach
  • New York State law requires that all children be restrained in an appropriate child restraint system while riding in a motor vehicle until they are 8 years old. Starting November 1, 2019, all children under 2 years old must ride in a rear-facing car seat.
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1. What is the cancellation policy for this activity?
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
2. When will I receive the confirmation of my booking?
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3. Are mobile tickets enough or do I have to print them?
Tickets don't need to be printed. You can show your ticket from your smartphone as a PDF.
  • Adult
    12-99 years
  • Children
    3-11 years
  • Infant
    0-2 years
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