Offered Year Round
Start Time: Flexible
Meeting Location: Flexible
Activity Level: Easy
George Washington’s Mount Vernon Private Sightseeing Tour
Mount Vernon, the historic home of America’s first president, George Washington, is an American landmark and an enduring tribute to the Father of Our Country. One of the nation’s most beloved historic sites, Mount Vernon offers a glimpse into 18th-century plantation life through its beautiful gardens and grounds, intriguing museum exhibits, and immersive programs honoring George Washington’s life and legacy. Highlights of this tour include a tour of the gardens and historic grounds and the Museum and Mansion Tour (Museum and Mansion not private). Please note that the drive from Washington DC to Mt Vernon exceeds an hour roundtrip with traffic and is included in the five hours. You will spend approximately 2 to 3 hours at Mount Vernon. Additional time available for added cost.
- Ride in comfort in our luxury vehicles with professional drivers and bottled water
- Experience the city and receive local tips from your savvy local guide
- Door to door service and flexible timing (additional charge for outside of the DC Metropolitan area)
- Mount Vernon admission to estate, grounds, museum and mansion
- Driver gratuity included (guide gratuity is not included)
- 24-hour support phone number
The starting time and date of the tour are customizable to fit your schedule. George Washington’s Mount Vernon is open daily 9:00am to 4:00pm (open until 5:00pm April through October).
- We recommend a start time of 11:00am or later as the mornings are typically reserved for student groups from March to June.
- This tour is offered all year round, 7-days a week.
- Should guests have an interest in visiting George Washington’s Distillery & Gristmill, please note they are only open Saturdays and Sundays, April through October.
- Restrictions may apply depending on the date and time of the tour.
The starting location of the tour is customizable to fit your schedule. The tour can start at your hotel doorstep, at a restaurant where you just finished breakfast or custom location of your liking. Pick up or drop off locations outside of the DC Metropolitan area may accrue additional time & cost.
- Gratuity for the tour guide is not included.
- We can customize the tour and stops to fit your needs upon request.