Day trip

DC: Private Day Trip to Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello Estate

DC: Private Day Trip to Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello Estate

From US$ 1,090 per group up to 5

Travel from Washington DC to the Virginia countryside for a tour of Monticello estate, the UNESCO-listed former residence of America’s third president, Thomas Jefferson. This private tour includes lunch, and hotel pickup and drop-off in DC.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 8 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Italian, French, English
Pickup included
Your hotel in Washington, DC.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Walk through the estate of America’s third president
  • Enjoy a scenic road trip to and from Charlottesville
  • Savor a delicious lunch at the historic Michie Tavern (not included in the tour price)
Full description
Enjoy a private full-day tour from Washington DC to Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the beautiful estate and plantation of America’s founding father with a knowledgeable guide. Situated on a hill overlooking the nearby town of Charlottesville, Monticello radiates Jefferson’s personality. Walk through the home, designed by Jefferson himself, taking in the views of fruit and vegetable gardens and the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains. Following your visit to the Monticello estate, enjoy lunch at the historic Michie Tavern (meal not included with purchase). Relax on the return journey to Washington DC, where you'll be dropped off back at your hotel.
  • Private guided tour
  • Round-trip transportation by luxury air-conditioned vehicle
  • Driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • All visitors must pass through an airport-style security
  • This tour will take place rain or shine
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May 17, 2021

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