Join us for an up-close look at Arlington National Cemetery on our private tour. You’ll catch the awe-inspiring Changing of the Guard, feel the history at the Eternal Flame and see George Washington’s original tribute. You’ll also hear fascinating stories as you stroll the grounds and can even choose to visit gravesites that mean something to you. Get ready for an unforgettable journey just across the Potomac!
Tour Itinerary & Highlights
Note: This is a suggested itinerary – we can customize based on your preferences.
- Luxurious Pickup: Start your journey in style with a luxury vehicle pickup from your hotel or a set location in DC.
- Scenic Ride: Cruise through the heart of the capital and over the Arlington Memorial Bridge, setting the stage for your visit.
- Warm Welcome: Get a personalized introduction at the cemetery’s welcome center, with the option to dive into exhibitions before or after your tour.
- JFK’s Final Resting Place: Pay respects at JFK’s gravesite, home to the Eternal Flame, and see the nearby Arlington House, America’s first tribute to George Washington.
- Space Shuttle Memorials: Reflect at the memorials of the Challenger and Columbia, honoring astronauts who gave their all.
- Solemn Spectacle: Experience the poignant Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
- Notable Graves: Visit President Taft and Robert Todd Lincoln’s graves, and uncover the story of Alexander Haig, a pivotal figure during Watergate.
- Memorable Monuments: Catch glimpses of the Air Force Memorial and the iconic Iwo Jima Memorial, along with numerous others.
- Reflective Return: After a deeply moving journey through history, relax as your luxury vehicle takes you back to DC.
- The duration of the tour is four (4) hours.
- This tour is offered all year round, seven (7) days a week.
- Arlington Cemetery is open daily from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
- You can customize the starting location of the tour to fit your schedule.
- All stops, timing and inclusions of the tour are dependent on traffic and weather conditions.
- Want to see something specific? We love to personalize our tours to suit your specific interests and passions!
*Gratuity for the tour guide is not included.