Washington DC Twilight Tour

2 Hour Tour

Visit The Most Iconic Buildings at Twilight

Live Narration of Stories and Legends

See the Capital at Twilight with Our Washington, DC, Night Tours

Immerse yourself in the sights and beauty of the city on one of DC Trails’ Washington, DC, night tours. This tour brings the nation’s capital to life with breathtaking, panoramic views on our open-top, double-decker buses, and memories of a lifetime!

As night settles over Washington, DC, you’ll see the most popular monuments and memorials in a different light. Many prefer our Washington, DC, night tours because they offer a more reverent, peaceful way to visit the many memorials and landmarks of the city.

During your 2-hour night cruise through the city, the most iconic buildings and tributes to our nation’s capital will take on new meanings. Your DC Trails guide will live-narrate the stories and legends that have formed our nation and inform many still today.

When you travel with DC trails on one of our Washington, DC, night tours, you’ll experience another side of the city, one more peaceful and subdued compared to the normal hustle and bustle of daytime. DC Trails is committed providing unique insight into the history and landmarks of the nation’s capital, while also ensuring each one of our guests remain comfortable.

For more information about our Washington, DC, monument tours, contact us online or call (703) 360-2800.


Why Choose This Tour?

Immerse yourself in the sights and beauty of DC Trail’s Nation’s Capital at twilight.

The Capitol comes alive as the monuments and memorials are the true stars of this tour.

The most iconic buildings and tributes to our nation’s capital will take on new meanings.

Your guide will live narrate the stories and legends that have formed our nation and informs many still today.

Tour Details


Offered Monday-Sunday

Exceptions: July 4, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day

Start Time

Please note that the departure time has changed to 6:30pm


2 Hours

Meeting Place

Please note that the meeting point changed to Union Station located at 50 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington, DC


Adult: $45.00
Seniors: $40.00
Child (Ages 5-15): $30.00


With Wheelchair and Stroller access as well as bathrooms

Not Included

Food and drinks

Tour Itinerary

Memorials By Moonlight


Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, FDR: these historical figures become even more impressive when lit up against the background of the setting sun. Your guide will recount stories and answer your questions of how these men formed our nation and strongly impacted history.

Washington’s Most Cherished War Memorials


The Korean and Vietnam War Memorials, the World War II Memorial and Iwo Jima Memorial take on new meaning by moonlight. You will be awed and moved as our guide will recount the history and powerful stories that make these memorials true touchstones to our nation.

Downtown DC Cruise


From the motorcoach, watch the city light up as you cruise through downtown Washington DC. The people watching can be just as fantastic as seeing the memorials! See why so many love this city as you travel down Pennsylvania Avenue making stops at the Smithsonian Museums, the National Mall, Kennedy Center and more.

Capitol Hill And White House


To commemorate your evening tour, a stop for sunset photos in front of the White House and Capitol buildings offer your own spectacular memorial.

Also See These Places From The Coach


U.S. Capitol, Pennsylvania Ave., U.S. Botanic Gardens, U.S. Navy Memorial, Smithsonian Museums, National Archives, Old Post Office, Ronald Reagan Memorial, FBI Building, Tidal Basin, Washington Monument, Holocaust Museum, U.S. Air Force Memorial, Georgetown Harbor Front, Federal Triangle, Jefferson Memorial, and more!
To learn more about our Washington DC night tours, Contact us.

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