Gain a new perspective on this great nation and the corridors of power as you walk in the footsteps of its most important players with informants who know how it all works:
• With a former congressman as your guide, go behind the scenes at the U.S. Capitol Building to see how laws are made and visit areas not open to the general public.
• See the wheels of justice turning first hand at the Supreme Court with a lobbyist who will provide insight into the workings of the United States’ highest institution
• Learn more about what happens behind the scenes. Meet a former KGB or CIA spy, and travel through the past on a tour of some of the most famed sites in Washington’s espionage history.
• Travel by private watercraft on a scenic ride along the Potomac river to Mount Vernon, George Washington’s sprawling plantation home, where you will be greeted by a Revolutionary War guard before an after-hours tour.
Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC. the original Four Seasons in the US. Behind a red brick facade, its polished, art-filled rooms and award-winning dining options attract powerful guests. Here in the heart of the hip and historic Georgetown neighbourhood, you have unparalleled access to inspiring historic sites as well as the eclectic range of upscale shops, restaurants and galleries.
Restaurants in house include: an unforgettable steakhouse-dining experience, with a dramatic take on new American cuisine; and Seasons with its “power breakfast”. Settle into armchairs in the lounge with a classic cocktail and retire to spacious, plush and soothing rooms.
LENGTH: 4 DAYS/3 NIGHTS