Getting on/off a motorcoach. Walking two miles throughout the day; outdoor trails in the morning and inside museums in the afternoon.
At the hotel, we’ll choose from the breakfast buffet featuring hot items, fruit, cereal, coffee, tea, water, milk, and orange juice.
We’ll head to Old Town Alexandria, Virginia – George Washington's "downtown." As a young man, Washington surveyed Alexandria. Later, as President, he would incorporate this bustling colonial port into the new nation's capital city. We’ll then pay a visit to Washington's home at Mount Vernon. Step into the 18th century and experience life as our founders did. Recent additions to the estate grounds include a state-of-the-art Education Center and museum.
At a local eatery in Virginia, we’ll pick from a barbecue buffet of chicken, pork, and vegetarian options. Coffee, hot and iced tea, and water are included. Other beverages available for purchase from the bar.
We'll spend most of the afternoon at the National Air & Space Museum's Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. Udvar-Hazy is home to some of America's largest contributions to flight and space exploration, including the Space Shuttle Discovery.
At a neighborhood Italian restaurant, we’ll select from the menu of pizza, chicken parmesan, and pasta options. Coffee, hot and cold tea, and water are included. Other beverages available for purchase from the bar.
At leisure. The hotel’s pool is open until 10:00 p.m.