Live Guides and Commentary

Tours on the Red Loop alternates between live commentary led by experienced English-speaking guides, who will explain Washington DC's history and provide you with an informative and exciting commentary about the city's highlights and culture, and a multi-language pre-recorded commentary, available in your choice of the following languages:

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Japanese
  • Brazilian Portuguese
  • Mandarin Chinese

For both tourists and residents alike, our Big Bus guides pride themselves on revealing something fascinating and new to every visitor.

While on the Blue and Yellow loops, you can enjoy informative and entertaining pre-recorded English language commentary, which explains Washington DC's interesting history and points out significant buildings and landmarks.

All pre-recorded commentary can be accessed via complimentary headphones, distributed when you board the bus.