Mar 25, 2022 - Mar 28, 2022
Mar 25, 2022 - Mar 28, 2022
Join us as we tour our Nation's Capital. Washington is a breathtaking sight during cherry blossom time.
Depart via deluxe motorcoach and head for our beautiful capital on the Potomac River... Washington is a breathtaking sight in the spring during CHERRY BLOSSOM TIME with the gorgeous blossoms lining the Tidal Basin and in the fall with a canvas of colorful leaves. Enjoy 3 nights at the COURTYARD ALEXANDRIA PENTAGON SOUTH. Welcome dinner marks our arrival...
Meet our local guide for a CITY TOUR OF DC to see the famous memorials...highlighting the brand new Eisenhower Memorial, Vietnam & Korean War Memorials, FDR, WWI Memorial, World War II Memorial and the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial… a must see! Free time this afternoon at SMITHSONIAN to visit the many world-famous museums… appropriately nicknamed America’s Attic. Return to the hotel to relax before departing for the NATIONAL HARBOR tonight to enjoy dinner on your own. The National Harbor is set directly on the Potomac River and the Waterfront District has a variety of restaurants and shops to choose from.
Visit the brand new NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY. The museum celebrates over 245 years of Army history and honors our nation’s soldiers - past, present and future. This afternoon visit MOUNT VERNON to see the ingenuity & splendor of President Washington’s beautiful estate. Orientation center with over 25 galleries reveals more insight on our nation’s first president. Farewell dinner tonight before we wrap up today’s events with our traditional WASHINGTON-BY-NIGHT tour of the beautifully illuminated monuments.
We arrive at ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY...America’s largest national burial ground. Hop aboard the tour mobile to see the grounds with stops at the grave of JFK and his brothers, Robert & Ted, and the Tomb of the Unknowns. We’ll stop in Baltimore with time to explore the INNER HARBOR with all its great shops and restaurants. Head towards home with great memories of our 4 day weekend in DC!
Depart: 7:00 AM
Return: 9:00 PM
Manchester, Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Buckland Street & Pleasant Valley Road
West Hartford/New Britain
Depart: 7:30 AM
Return: 8:30 PM
Commuter Lot across from Target, Village Square Rd & Hartford Rd., New Britain / West Hartford
Please park on the left side of the lot as you enter the driveway.
Depart: 8:15 AM
Return: 8:00 PM
Chase Parkway Commuter Park & Ride across from Naugatuck Valley Community College, Waterbury
Depart: 9:30 AM
Return: 7:30 PM
Exit 2 off I-84, Commuter Park & Ride on Mill Plain Rd., Danbury
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