Alexandria Tours

Finding the best way to see the city is as easy as picking your passion in Alexandria, Virginia. History buffs explore colonial sites or follow lantern-carrying guides through graveyards for haunting tales of the city’s past. Foodies get a taste of the town with Old Town Food Tours, families gear up for adventure with Mount Vernon by Bike & Boat, and sightseers board water taxis and river cruises for a leisurely view of D.C. monuments.

Want to choose your own adventure? Follow our self-guided tours of Old Town, Alexandria’s African-American history, Mount Vernon and more. 

Audio Tours by Geotourist 

Enjoy self-guided audio tours in multiple languages right on your smartphone. Simply download the Geotourist app on the Apple or Google app stores to access the tours.


Boat Tours Cruise the Potomac with pets, pirates or to the 1st president's home Bon Voyage ›
History and Ghost Tours Around every corner in Old Town Alexandria lie stories, secrets and spirits (of both the spooky and boozy varieties). Learn More ›
Bike Tours Bring or rent a bike and coast along the scenic Potomac waterfront Take spin ›
Self Guided Audio Walking Tours Uncover the city's colorful past by treading the same cobble-stoned paths. Listen In ›
Photo Tours Discover Old Town through the eyes of a local photographer. See beauty that is often hidden in plain sight, hear carefully researched and… Say Cheese ›
Food Tours Enjoy a three-hour guided palate-pleasing excursion Bon app├ętit ›
Historic Breweries Walking Tour With this self-guided walking tour, visitors can explore Alexandria's rich beer history while sampling brews at a choice of 15 pubs and restaurants… Cheers ›