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In the Footsteps of George Washington: Spirit Day Cruise to Mount Vernon

In the Footsteps of George Washington: Spirit Day Cruise to Mount Vernon
Duration:
6 hours 30 minutes
From:
USD 52.02
Veer from the standard Washington, DC, tourist path with this insightful 6.5-hour Mount Vernon cruise and tour. Your Mount Vernon boat tour kicks off with a narrated ride up the scenic Potomac River, taking you to George Washington's plantation estate in Fairfax, Virginia. When you arrive at the former president's historic home, you have free time to roam the grounds and tour the house while soaking up its fascinating history.

US Capitol Building and Capitol Hill Walking Tour

US Capitol Building and Capitol Hill Walking Tour
Duration:
2 hours 30 minutes
From:
USD 35.00
<p>Experience the US Capitol Building and Capitol Hill like never before on a one-of-a-kind walking tour. Benefit from reserved access to the US Capitol Building, enjoy a tour inside the Library of Congress and be a part of the seat of power in the US.</p>

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Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) Car Rental


Welcome to the car rental Washington Dulles Airport information page with information on Washington Dulles Airport car rental options, including which side do you drive on, transmission types, local Washington driving stress, licences, and more. You may also compare your Washington Dulles Airport car rental options and search for the best available Washington car rental rates in the search box below.


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Washington Dulles Airport Car Rental Desk Locations

Courtesy telephones for car rentals can be found in the ground transportation centre on the lower level of the main terminal at the IAD Washington Dulles International Airport. Shuttle buses, leaving from outside the terminal building, take passengers to pick up their car.


Be aware that there are toll roads adjacent to the IAD Washington Dulles International Airport. Ask your car rental agent for details and the choice of selecting automatic pre-billing for convenience sake.


Washington Dulles Airport Car Rental Companies

Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National, Thrifty


Washington Driving Information


 
Driving is on the right side of the road.


 
All Washington Dulles Airport rental cars are automatic transmission.


 
Your local drivers' licence is required.


An International Drivers' Permit (or IDP) may be required, especially if your local drivers' licence is in a language other than the local language (you may inquire when you pick up your car).


 
Washington Driving Stress Level: 5/10

Parking in central Washington is at a premium and the daily rush hours make driving quite difficult. The public transportation system is good, however, so there is little need to drive in this part of the city. Outside of the area driving is straightforward and pleasant, and a great way to explore this sprawling city.


There are no municipal parking lots in downtown Washington and only a number of office buildings and large hotels feature parking areas. These are usually private or pricey. Most of the main attractions in Washington do not feature parking areas, but free parking spaces can be found along Jefferson Drive, Madison Drive and Ohio Drive, though these fill up quickly. Metered street parking is often the easiest option when parking in the city and it becomes cheaper the further the walking distance from the centre.


 


Washington Dulles Airport Car Rental Recommendations


 
IHateTaxis.com recommends a Washington Dulles Airport car rental.

If you are planning to spend some time in the regional area then renting a vehicle is a convenient option.



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Last Updated: 12 Apr 2017