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. Use our Key to the City museum pass to unlock Alexandria’s rich culture and history for a great deal.

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 Rides Bring or rent a bike and coast along the scenic Potomac waterfront Take spin ›
Food & Drink Tours Enjoy a three-hour guided palate-pleasing excursion Bon appétit ›
African-American History Tours Explore Alexandria’s rich African-American history through curated heritage tours. Learn More ›
Discover Alexandria Niche Tours From a guided sweets tour to a running tour to a boutiques tour, enjoy a one-of-a-kind walking tour. Learn More ›
Boat Tours Cruise the Potomac with pets, pirates or to the 1st president's home Bon Voyage ›
Self Guided Audio Walking Tours Uncover the city's colorful past by treading the same cobble-stoned paths. Listen In ›
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 ›
Key to the City Unlock Alexandria’s rich culture and history with our Key to the City museum pass. Learn More ›