Washington DC Unveiled in Washington, DC

Urban Adventures 7th St. & Maryland Ave. SWWashington, DC 20004
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Hop in an all-electric Red Roadster and tour Washington DC’s National Mall. Ideal for those who have never been to the area, the Washington DC Unveiled tour includes top monuments and destinations such as the White House, Capitol Building, and the Library of Congress. Over the course of 2 hours, you’ll get the scoop on DC’s history, happenings, and hot spots from your local tour guide.

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Washington Travel Experts
  • Ride in style in the all-electric Red Roadster.
  • Tour duration: approx. 2 hours long.
  • Food and drink are not included in the tour.
  • Ideal for those who have never visited Washington DC before.
  • All ages can participate in the tour.


from Washington DC Unveiled
Ready to take on the busiest area in DC? Skip the crowded sidewalks and slide into our all-electric Red Roadsters to be guided around our nation’s capital by a local.

Our National Mall tour will start at the L’Enfant Plaza metro, where our guides will take you back to the city’s origins and give you some tips for exploring the city on your own. You’ll work your way through the Smithsonian area, discussing the best exhibits in each. Make sure you bring a notebook because you’ll want to take notes for later!

Next, breeze past the Washington Monument, Holocaust Museum, and Bureau of Engraving and Printing on your way to our beautiful Tidal Basin, where you’ll be entertained with the stories behind the watery oasis and the Jefferson Memorial.

You’ll also have the opportunity to hop out and explore on your own! We’ll do that at two stops: the FDR and MLK memorials, as well as at the Lincoln memorial. At both locations you’ll head out on foot with tips and insider information from our guide, and you’ll be able to spend some time inside these amazing memorials. Afterwards, you’ll cruise along the scenic Potomac River with views of Arlington Cemetery before seeing the World War I and World War II memorials.

Continue your journey through American history with a drive past the White House. Finally, feast your eyes on the buildings of Capitol Hill and learn the history behind the Capitol Building, Supreme Court, and Library of Congress. End your tour on a high note by asking your guide for an amazing spot for lunch before exploring the rest of DC on your own.

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"Great Tour with Montie"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 17, 2019 NEW
Our family did a two hour tour with Montie. We visited some key sites such as the Capitol, Washington Monument, FDR Memorial and the MLK, JR Memorial. We learned a lot on our tour - lneat tidbits about the Smithsonian, local events and American History. Montie was fun and informative- we recommend highly booking a tour with Montie.
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Lisa K
Lawrence, Kansas
"Moonlight Monument Tour"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 17, 2019 NEW
Nima was an excellent tour guide! He even took us back to our rental house. Lots of great info and easily understood
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Greg W
"Washington DC Unveiled (Electric Cart)"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 10, 2019 NEW
My wife organised this tour through our travel company and they had recommended it. We had Julia as our guide. Collection was simple and timely from the pre-arranged meet point. Julia was great, super knowledgeable about the history and with additional fun facts relating to movies and tv shows shot in and around the DC area which kept us amused. Well worth doing, especially if you don’t have a lot of time in the area.
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Jill B
Abbots Ripton, United Kingdom
"DC Craft Cocktail Tour"
TripAdvisor user rating 1 out of 5
Reviewed February 20, 2019 NEW
First of all, my bad I guess for not noticing the fine print about the 2 1/2 hour tour only including the first cocktail. However, if you’re charging $94 per person that should include a drink in each bar! The tour is basically a circle around the Verizon center into 3 bars and did NOT go into any hip speak easys where cocktails are $20+ Our tour guide was a sweet young lady but after the first 5 minutes she didn’t say much about DC and prohibition or anything historically interesting about bars or cocktails in the area. The first bar, sort of a sports bar, we got a cocktail making demonstration and the one cocktail. Then to a crowded bar, with no reservation and had to wait 1/2 hour to order a drink. The last bar was in a hotel where we may have had a reserved section and they treated us to a glass of homemade bubbly because I complained about the value of the tour. This could have been an historically really interesting tour if planned out better and with a knowledgeable guide. So, don’t waste your money! Read reviews on bars in DC and make your own reservations. The owners of Urban Adventures should go on tours with companies that do it right to learn how to organize a good city tour. I recommend Paris or London City Walks. Urban Adventures got enough money out of the 6 of us to pay for the airfare over there!
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Toulouse, France
"Tastes of Adams Morgan"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 14, 2019
I was the only guest for my experience in Adams Morgan. Nima, my guide, has very well adapted the tour to my diet. We had a great time and he also gave me good directions for the rest of my trip. To mix food and history made the tour very interesting. Thank you for this moment !
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Frequently Asked Questions about Washington DC Unveiled

How long is the tour?
The tour is approximately 2 hours long.

Does the tour include a stop for food and drinks?
No. Be sure to ask your tour guide for restaurant recommendations after the tour.

Can I smoke on the tour?
No. Smoking is prohibited while the tour is in progress.

Will I need to walk anywhere?
With the all-electric Red Roadster, guests do not need to walk. Sit back and enjoy touring Washington DC.

Where does the tour begin?
Tours meet at L’Enfant Metro Stop. Meet at the corner of 7th St. & Maryland Ave. SW) also known as 7th & C St. (Maryland Ave. becomes C St. on the other side of 7th St.). The tour also ends here.

Are children welcome on the tour?
Yes. Children under the age of 4 must sit on a parent’s lap during the tour.

What should I wear?
We recommend wearing comfortable, weather-appropriate attire as well as sturdy walking shoes. While you will not be walking during the tour, closed-toe shoes are the most comfortable for touring Washington DC.

Is a tour guide gratuity included in my price?
No. Tips for tour guides are always appreciated, but not required or included in your tour price.

Is the tour rain or shine?
Yes. A little rain won’t ruin the fun. However, in the case of extreme weather, your tour may be canceled. Your tour guide will contact you in this rare situation.