Washington DC Holiday Lights Sightseeing Tour

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  • 3 hr

You’ll visit the grounds of the U.S. Capitol Building, DC’s “Pageant of Peace", Zoo Lights, Georgetown's GLOW Light Exhibition, and the White House Ellipse – walking through the “Pageant of Peace”. Your tour will be led by a licensed DC Tourist Guide who will share stories about the history of this national festival, and its fun and historic local roots! Note: Moderate walking required to see holiday attractions. Please wear winter-appropriate clothing.

Itinerary Details

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Stop At: U.S. Capitol

Our first stop will be the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol to view “the People’s Tree” evergreen Christmas tree….which has been displayed on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol building since 1964

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: White House

Next stop is, the White House Ellipse, where you’ll appreciate the beauty of our nation’s National Christmas Tree! Guests will disembark the shuttle to visit D.C.'s own "Pageant of Peace”. Since 1954, the Pageant of Peace has been held on the Ellipse by the White House. It brings our local and national communities together and symbolizes America’s wish for peace around the world.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: National Mall

The centerpiece of the Pageant is the National Christmas Tree decorated with thousands of beautiful twinkling lights. With the backdrop of the White House, it is one of the most glorious holiday sites in D.C.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: National Zoological Park

Guided Tour of ZooLights

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Lincoln Memorial

Experience breathtaking views of the National Mall, with a clear view of both the Washington Monument and U.S. Capitol Building - a photographer’s dream.

Stop At: Georgetown

Re-imagine the Season of Light! Georgetown's "Glow Light Art Exhibition" is an outdoor exhibition featuring national and international works using light in creative, innovative ways. We will stop at one of these creative installations in this historic neighborhood. Guests will get a glimpse of the holiday decorations along the main street of this quaint neighborhood founded in the 17th century.

Duration: 20 minutes
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