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Welcome to Philadelphia

Your Philadelphia to Washington DC tour begins at 6:00 PM at Sofitel Philadelphia. A transfer is included from Philadelphia International Airport to the Sofitel Philadelphia. America’s first capital city is a treasure trove...


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The Liberty Bell & more in Philadelphia

Around every corner of this city lies a piece of American history, as you’ll discover for yourself on a day immersing in historic Philadelphia. Begin the morning with a Tauck Exclusive, early-opening private tour of the Museum of the American...


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A day in Amish country & Gettysburg

Travel through rolling Pennsylvania farmland to Lancaster County for a guided tour that reveals the cultural traditions of the Amish, steeped in centuries past, and lunch. Continue on to Gettysburg National Military Park for a visit to the amazing...


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Gettysburg's battlefields & Harper's Ferry

A morning drive with a Gettysburg expert takes you through some of the battlefields – now eerily peaceful – viewing pivotal sites and hearing stories such as the defense of Little Round Top, the “Killer Angels” and the courage...


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Jefferson's Monticello & Charlottesville

Begin your day in Charlottesville with a visit to author, statesman, scientist and third U.S. President Thomas Jefferson’s beloved Monticello, the hilltop house he designed on the principles of Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio. As you explore...


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Historic Richmond & on to Williamsburg

An in-depth view of the Civil War from various perspectives awaits in Richmond, capital of Virginia and the capital of the Confederate States of America during the war. Begin the day with a private guided tour of the historic Virginia State Capitol,...


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18th-century Colonial Williamsburg

Restored to its 18th-century glory and inhabited by interpreters in period dress living its 18th-century lifestyle, Colonial Williamsburg is yours to explore as you please today. Discover life in days gone by as you step back in time to encounter local...


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Mt. Vernon & on to Washington, DC

You’ll travel from Williamsburg this morning to the magnificent Mount Vernon estate of America’s first president, George Washington. Overlooking the Potomac River, the setting couldn’t be more spectacular; explore the state-of-the-art...


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A day in Washington, DC

The relationship of journalism and politics – explored in-depth in Ken Burns’s 2014 film The Roosevelts: An Intimate History – underlies much of Washington DC’s 225+ year history. Today you’ll get perspectives...


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Exclusive – Inside the National Archives

First up today, a Tauck Exclusive – early admission to the Rotunda of the National Archives for a private viewing of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and the Bill of Rights, with welcome comments by a National Archives insider....


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Journey home

Tour ends: Washington, DC. Fly home anytime. A transfer is included from InterContinental The Willard Washington D.C.  to Ronald Reagan National Airport or Dulles International Airport; please allow a minimum of two hours for...


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