Tours & Sightseeing
The Baltimore and Washington, D.C. region has so much to offer travelers who are looking to explore. Whether you’re in town for business or for pleasure, ZBest can provide a customized sightseeing tour of the area of your choice. Our guides are well-versed in this region’s rich history and will show you the most popular sites, as well as a few hidden gems.
Step On-Board Guides available upon request.
Baltimore Trolley Tours
Past, Present, Future Tour
April 1- May 1: Saturdays and Sundays at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
May 2- October 31: Daily at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
All tours depart from the Baltimore Visitor Center
The original Baltimore Trolley Tour takes you through the neighborhoods that comprise downtown Baltimore. The tour showcases the city’s role in the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812 (“The Star-Spangled Banner” story), the Industrial Revolution and the preservation of historic architecture, monuments and waterfront neighborhoods.
Along the way, you’ll discover why Baltimore is still making history. Points of interest include:
- Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine
- The first basilica in America
- The recently restored Washington Monument
- Edgar Allen Poe’s grave
- The historic Lexington Market
- And so much more!
Holly Jolly Trolley Tours
December 1- Jan 1: Thursdays through Sundays at 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Young and old will delight in sharing a magical evening filled with holiday music, festive light displays and beautiful neighborhood decorations, all aboard an old fashioned trolley! The two-hour tour, conducted by an expert guide, will begin at Royal Sonesta Harbor Court in downtown Baltimore and will then proceed to take guests through the adorned neighborhoods of Harbor East, Fells Point and Canton where they will learn a little local history and observe the charming sights and sounds of Christmas.
Next, the Trolley will head north to Hampden to see and enjoy the block-long spectacular 34th Street Annual Christmas Festival of Lights, complete with colorful lights, outdoor train gardens, original artwork from local artists, and sparkling displays. On the way back to the Inner Harbor, guests will ride pass the George Washington Monument in Baltimore’s Mount Vernon neighborhood where it has been beautifully decorated for the season.
Click here to purchase tickets to the Holly Jolly Trolley Tour.
To learn more about customizing your own holiday trolley tour, More information on customizing your own holiday trolley tour is available here.
Year-Round:Daily at your convenience
Did you know that Baltimore is home to some of the greatest vineyards in the country? Kick back, relax and enjoy Baltimore’s best vintages on one of ZBest’s wine tours! Don’t have a group big enough for a wine trolley tour? That’s ok, our luxurious fleet of vehicles is comprised of late-model cars that range from limos to sedans and motorcoaches. Our seasoned wine tour experts are here to help you plan each stop on your tour so you can get the most fun, and wine, out of your day.
Year-Round:Daily at your convenience
Want to put your own tour together? We can help with that too!
We have vehicles to accommodate tours of all sizes:
- Town Car Service – 2 Passengers
- SUV Service – 4 Passengers
- Limousine Service – 8 to 18 Passengers
- Baltimore Trolley Service – 26 Passengers
- Baltimore Mini Coach Tours – 13-37 Passengers
- Baltimore MotorCoach Tours – 55 Passenger
- National Lights Tours
- Baltimore 34th Street Holiday Light Tour
- Historic Annapolis or Naval Academy
- D.C. Monuments/White House
- Area Winery Tours
To schedule your tour of the Baltimore or Washington, D.C. area, give us a call!