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Bloom on the Basin: DC Cherry Blossom Tour

Visit the famous cherry trees in full bloom on the Tidal Basin!

Quick Details

Child Under 16 years old
Kids Ages 5 under
Private Tour

Experience the famous cherry trees in Washington, DC!

Every year Washington’s iconic cherry trees burst into bloom along the Tidal Basin, heralding the arrival of Spring! Peak bloom, when 70% of trees are blossoming, is a highly anticipated and spectacular sight. Nestled among the blossoms are three fascinating landmarks—the Martin Luther King Jr., Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and Jefferson Memorials.

Learn about the design of these iconic structures and history of the trees, visit hidden gems along the Tidal Basin, and enjoy the best of the bloom!

What to Bring

Sturdy walking shoes, bottled water and comfortable clothes are recommended!

Where to Meet

  • Meet your guide outside Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Bookstore.
  • GPS Address: 121 West Basin Dr SW Washington, DC 20418
  • Your tour will end at the Jefferson Memorial.

Sights and stops include:

  • Tidal Basin
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
  • Pentagon (from a distance)
  • Potomac River
  • Jefferson Memorial
  • and more!

Additional booking times are available as a private tour. Please visit the private bookings calendar to take a look!

For large groups, driving tours, or custom itineraries, please contact us to book.

Map of the Tour Route