Washington Politics

6 days/ 4 nights

From only £709pp

Overview

6 days/ 4 nights From only £709pp

Learn about politics in one of the world’s most influential countries.  Discover the inner workings of the Unites States government, from George Washington to Donald Trump.  Washington has experienced everything from Civil War to Civil Rights Protests. 

What's included in the trip?

  • Return scheduled flights
  • Accommodation on a B&B basis
  • Multi-bedded rooms for students
  • Single/twin rooms for leaders
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • 1:10 leader place ratio

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Departure from UK. Arrival and transfer to accommodation.  Evening at leisure.

  • Day 2

    Lincoln Memorial. U.S. Capitol tour. National Museum of Women in the Arts. Show at Ford’s Theatre.

  • Day 3

    Law Enforcement Museum.  United States Institute of Peace.  Anderson House.  Monuments at night tour.

  • Day 4

    Workshop at the Diplomacy centre. Potomac River Cruise. Evening at leisure.

  • Day 5

    International Spy Museum.  Travel. Departure to UK.

  • Day 6

    Arrive in UK.

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • The Supreme Court of the United States is the highest court in the federal judiciary of the United States
  • Tours are scheduled on a first come, first served basis. You are encouraged to submit your request as early as possible as a limited number of spaces are available.
  • Embassy Row is where you can find many of the embassies in Washington DC.
  • Built to honor George Washington, the United States' first president, the 555-foot marble obelisk towers over Washington, D.C.
  • National Mall is home to iconic monuments including the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument. At the eastern end is the domed U.S. Capitol, and the White House is to the north.
  • This is the original headquarters of the National Archives and Records Administration.
  • The Pentagon is the headquarters of the United States Department of Defence.
  • The Newseum is an interactive museum that promotes free expression and the First Amendment to the United States Constitution as well as documenting the evolution of communication.
  • Watch major league sports - football, baseball, hockey, soccer and basketball.