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2020 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards
TripAdvisor has named USA Guided Tours’s DC At Dusk guided night bus tour as the #7 Travel Experience in the U.S.! This is the second time in the last two years that the USA Guided Tours team finds themselves on this coveted list published annually by TripAdvisor! Our Discover NY Tour was also named as
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This year, the awareness around and the importance of honoring the history of the African American community can be felt throughout the United States. One of the most esteemed events is called Juneteenth. Although this day is commonly referred to as the day that slavery ended, there’s a more detailed story behind this celebration. While
Washington DC Virtual Tours Unfortunately due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we are suspending tour operations and services until at least April 30th to combat further spread of the virus and ensure the safety of our guests and employees. We understand that the rest of the country, as well as the world, are taking necessary precautions

Cherry Blossom DC

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Although we have been seeing closures around the city this month, nature waits for no one. Our famed Cherry Blossom trees are ahead of schedule and expected to reach their Peak Bloom by the 21st of March! All across America, people turn to the groundhog to learn when spring will arrive. Regardless of what the

Washington, DC Waterfront

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The Washington, DC waterfront is the place to be in the Capital. A resurgence of development and design along the District of Columbia’s waterfront is attracting the city’s most exciting energy. The Potomac and Anacostia rivers are home to new bars, shopping, and attractions that are perfect for the family or a Valentine’s date. The
African American History Tour
February has officially started, which means it is Black History Month! This annual observance is a time to pause and reflect on the contributions that African-Americans have made to American culture. Washington, DC has a very prominent history for black people in America and we are honored to offer our African American History & Culture
A new year has begun, which means if you haven’t already mapped out your vacations for 2020, it’s time to consider where it is you want to go. Tourism is a booming industry, which means you have an assortment of choices as to where you go and how you get there. Sure, traveling abroad is
Washington D.C. has some of the most unique and vibrant food experiences that can only be found in this one of a kind city. Just as every city has its own signature food experiences, Washington D.C. will most definitely surprise you with its distinct combination of flavor experiences. Check Out 4 Unique Food and Drink
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It’s always worth it to take some time in getting to know a place’s history, especially when it is your first time to travel there. It gives more meaning and depth to your travel experience when you visit places like museums and historical parks. That said, one of the best ways to see and get
Once you have kids, you realize that taking a vacation isn’t quite the same as it was before. Trips with children aren’t about politics, fine dining, and late-night parties.  So, if you’re thinking about taking the kids to DC, here’s everything you need to know. 1. Read up before you leave home. Kids of all
2019 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence | USA Guided Tours
The headline says it all: for yet another year, we’ve been awarded TripAdvisor’s coveted Certificate of Excellence. The reviews have been counted and calculated, and our customers agree: USA Guided Tours has the most exciting, informative, and enjoyable guided bus tours in the nation’s capital! Why are our tours so popular? For one thing, our
Washington, D.C. from a Local Expert: Beyond Capitol Hill
Everyone knows about the D.C.’s “Big Three:” The National Mall, the White House, and Capitol Hill. But there’s so much more to our nation’s capital than just the seats of government and the beautiful monuments and museums. If you’re spending a few days in Washington, D.C., why not take a look at some of the
4 Tips for Your First Visit to Washington, D.C.
The cold days are behind us and we’re approaching one of the most popular times to visit our nation’s capital. If you’re planning a tour of D.C., there are a few things you should know before you go. After all, you want to have a great experience and see the things that are most important
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What do you think of when you imagine Washington, DC? Smart-suited politicos going about the people’s business? Legions of lobbyists wielding their influence? Chances are good you’ll see a few of each, but Washington, DC is so much more than just the nation’s political capital—it’s a vibrant city, rich in history, with amazing architecture, magnificent
DC Holiday Lights Tour
Wonderful Holiday Events That Take Place in DC in December The Washington, DC area hosts several wonderful holiday events that take place in December to mark the end of each year. This is why the area continues to remain one of the hottest destinations during the holiday season for tourists from all around the world.
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Thanksgiving Day Parade In Washington, DC Thanksgiving isn’t just a time of gatherings and family dinners, they can be much more than a stuffed turkey in the oven. They can prove to be as enjoyable as other festivities in the country. Around this time, there are parades and amazing performances taking place throughout the country
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Things to Do In Washington, DC | Halloween The DC area is wealthy in Halloween activities and events suitable for all ages, ranging from family-friendly events to spooky bar crawls and parties. If you are planning to do a little more than trick or treating this coming October, then there are plenty of other things
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Things to Do In Washington, DC on Labor Day Labor Day in September usually passes by quietly in many towns and cities across the union. However, it is never the case in Washington DC. Washington celebrates Labor Day with much enthusiasm. A large number of events, from DC’s free dozens of outdoor activities to the
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Ah, Cool September! The humidity is gone. Heat-stroking highs of August have vanished. Flowers bloom, skies are blue, grass is green. But, getting closer to history is what a visit to WDC is about! Let’s talk Presidents. One of the most important was Abraham Lincoln. Would you like to walk where he did? You can!
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Things to Do in Washington DC | DC’s first innovative art space – ARTECHOUSE It’s August and you need to grab all the Summer time fun you can before you rejoin the “real world”! DC is known for its “national” museums. Did you know we have a great private gallery scene? One of the newest
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Introducing the Best Washington DC Bus Tours! USA Guided Tours invite you to join in the celebration of their recently won Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor for offering the best DC bus tours. Having won a Viator Travel Award in 2016, the business now boasts a total of two rewards and is constantly working
Independence Day | July 4th
Washington DC – The Perfect Place for Celebrating 4th of July In 1776, men of different ages, lifestyles, religious backgrounds and political opinions came together and drafted a document that will be a part of the United States of America forever. The Declaration of Independence demanded freedom from England and taxation by the English and
Explore Washington in the Sky View Convertible Bus Tour If you dream of going on a trip to Washington D.C. in a luxurious Mercedes Benz Glass Top Convertible, we provide you an experience of a lifetime. The SkyVue glass-top, convertible Sprinter is designed to encompass both entertainment and functionality with style. Mercedes has been updating
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Top 10 Reasons Why Washington DC is the Ultimate Holiday Destination There are so many things you can do in Washington D.C. to spend a memorable vacation. For people who love to be surrounded by cultural monuments, museums, memorials and lively nightlife, Washington is the best holiday spot to spend quality time with your loved
All You Need to Know About Cherry Blossoms in Washington, DC Without a doubt, cherry blossom trees are the highlight of springtime in Washington, DC. So, if you are all for witnessing this wonder of nature and the capital city drenched in pink, the best thing you can do is be a part of the
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Must-See Places When You Visit Washington DC There is so much to see when you are out wandering the streets of DC! It is one of the most popular capitals in the world with so much to see that it is almost impossible to see it all in just one visit (which is why most
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Private Tours vs. Group Tours | USA Guided Tours Planning on heading over to Washington DC, one of the world’s most remarkable capitals? Whether you are travelling with family or friends, opting for private tours of Washington DC add a completely new degree of personalization. Several tourists prefer private tours to group one but then

Cherry Blossoms Galore Tour

Cherry Blossoms Galore Tour USA Guided Tours to Offer Cherry Blossoms Galore Tour As Cherry Blossom Festival’s Newest Tour Provider Since 2014, USA Guided Tours has offered specialized tours in Washington, DC. This is the first year that they will participate as an official tour provider of the National Cherry Blossom Festival. USA Guided Tours invites
Ways to Pay Tribute This President’s Day President’s Day is celebrated every year on the third Monday of February in the US. The President’s Day is a great time to pay tribute to America’s most celebrated leaders. This national holiday was originally a memorial of George Washington‘s birthday, the first president. He was born on

Planning Your Trip to DC

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A Quick Guide to Planning Your Trip to Washington, DC Washington DC is among one of the most visited capitals around the world. Apart from numerous historical sites, the vibrant city is home to tons of cultural attractions, amazing restaurants and bars. Not to mention, you can take your little ones to several kid-friendly locations.

Washington DC Private Tours

Washington DC Private Tours: Explore DC on Your Terms! Washington DC is among the most astounding capitals in the world. With tons of historical sites, memorials, and museums to see, tourists often feel intimidated about what places to visit first. Luckily, opting for private tours of Washington DC makes it easier for first-timers to plan
Explore The Benefits of Guided Washington DC Tours Washington DC is a dazzling city filled with monuments and historical landmarks that you would not want to miss! This is one of the reasons why people opt for guided tours since it provides you the opportunity to visit several places in a short span of time,

Visit National Mall in DC

National Mall If you are planning a trip to Washington, DC, there are quite a few things that you might want to consider. One of the things we’d suggest is taking advantage of comprehensive Washington, DC bus tours organized by USA Guided Tours DC that include the National Mall in DC as a part of their

DC Holiday Lights Night Tour

Washington, DC Holiday Lights Night Tour The holiday season is here and ornamental lights in and around Washington, DC are starting to light up. The city is getting abuzz from all the folks visiting, and this could prove challenging for those traveling to DC just to explore the capital’s holiday spirit. DC Holiday Lights Night
Celebrating Thanksgiving in Washington, DC Traveling to Washington, DC around Thanksgiving is the best time to see the capital city, mainly because the holiday magic starts to appear, and more American history is shown off. Instead of sitting around a holiday table, you could take one of the many Washington, DC bus tours and see
Vietnam Veterans Memorial – A Must See This might sound like a cliché, but we’ll say it anyway. There are countless landmarks a visitor to Washington, DC must visit before they leave. Landmarks in a form of iconic monuments, impressive memorials, and government buildings that evoke our nation’s history and represent the country’s present strength.
Do your sightseeing the right way Washington, DC is full of history – in fact, there are so many landmarks and exciting places to visit that uncovering all of them in a single day is nearly impossible. Well, that’s if you’re doing it on foot. The best way to experience everything Washington, DC can offer

TripAdvisor Bus Tours Reviews

TripAdvisor DC Bus Tours Reviews The internet is changing everything, from how we shop, to where we go on vacation as well as the way we interact with businesses and services around us. Picture this scenario; you are looking for the best bus tours of Washington DC, but since there are hundreds of companies offering Washington


Washington, DC is one of the few places in the USA that doesn’t seem to sleep! In Washington, there is so much to see and do at almost any time of the day. If you’re a nocturnal animal or just want to make the most of the hours you’re spending in Washington, DC, you’re in


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Washington, DC is a stunning and wonderful city. When you see America in films and television shows, so much of the time you’ll see California or New York, meaning this amazing city, the country’s capital, can be overlooked, but it really shouldn’t be. Those of us who are into history have so much to explore

Washington DC City Tour

Exclusive Washington DC City Tour Exclusive Washington DC City Tour with reserved entry Into The US Capitol Building and The Washington Monument Beat the long entrance lines and see some of the most popular attractions in Washington, DC on this full-day sightseeing extravaganza. Enjoy priority entry into the United States Capitol, the home of Congress.
Independence Day | July 4th
USA Guided Tours Independence Day July 4th Independence Day celebrations go back to the 18th century and the American Revolution (1775-83). In June 1776, representatives of the 13 colonies declared their independence from Great Britain. On July 2nd, the Continental Congress voted in favor of independence, and two days later its delegates adopted the Declaration of
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USA Guided Tours  Presents  The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and/or Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Tour TOUR HIGHLIGHTS Take our guided tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and/or the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly Be witness to the world’s largest collection of air- and space-crafts at the National Air and Space Museum
A gloomy day but great for the nation’s capital tour. Washington DC the power hub of the world has all you need to see about the United States. So if you are in the capital and looking for a day tour please check out the video below and reserve with us  USA Guided Tours one of
Ever thought of what is included in our night tour of Washington DC ? Check out the video below that we complied from the pictures.   DC at Dusk – The Best Washington DC Night Tour Book one of our DC Tours today : Washington DC Tours

Packed House at L2 Lounge

USA Guided Tours LLC celebrated the official launch of their Washington, DC tour/sightseeing services last night, Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Washington, DC’s upscale premier lounge – L2 Lounge in Georgetown.  It was a packed house – attended by members of the Washington, DC Concierge Association and as well, those from the Hotel and Travel/Tourism
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February is the month of Presidents’ birthdays in the USA. George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Ronald Regan and William Henry Harrison were all born in the month of February. However, it was actually in the honor of George Washington, the first President of the United States, this day has been celebrated as Presidents day on the
Many Americans honored The King this weekend and there’s more to follow tomorrow for the great freedom fighter’s birthday.  Rev. Martin Luther King who is mostly known for his African-American civil rights movements and non violent protests is being celebrated in the United States tomorrow, 20th January, 2014 on his auspicious birthday. On this occasion,

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We, USA Guided Tours, are the best guided tours based in Washington, DC. We offer City Sightseeing Tour Services using the trusted formula that provides a comfortable and educational approach to appreciate Washington DC landmarks, monuments and icons that are famous worldwide. Tour guides accompany you everywhere, offering her or his personal touring experience by