Sights to See Near Washington, D.C.

Whether you are a full time Northern VA or Maryland resident, or visiting the Washington D.C. area for the first or second time, there are many sights to see in the area. Take advantage of All Pro Charter’s easy ground transportation to take some day trips right in your neighborhood.


Located just over two hours outside of D.C., the home of Thomas Jefferson is a popular destination. Jefferson designed and built the home and lived there until his death. Once there you have a variety of tours to choose from or you can wander the grounds aimlessly. While in Charlottesville, stop by one of their many wineries, especially if the weather is nice.

National Aquarium

An hour outside of D.C., in the Baltimore Inner Harbor, is the local aquarium. After walking along the harbor, you can check out the non-profit aquarium that houses over 20,000 specimens. Some fun exhibits are the Atlantic Coral Reef, an authentic fabricated reef, and Shark Alley.

Shenandoah National Park

One of the best ways to enjoy the Shenandoah Valley is via the 105-mile-long drive along Skyline Drive. Really soak in the scenery and colors with an All Pro Charter vehicle. You won’t have to focus on the driving, just the trees, leaves, and mountains. The park itself has hiking paths and waterfalls and plenty of places to picnic. This is a terrific way to get out of the city and take in the beauty Virginia has to offer.

Rocks State Park

If you are looking for a fun, outdoor adventure, Rocks State Park is 885 acres of forest located and hour and half outside the city. Within the park you can hunt, fish, go tubing, or hike. The park also rents out pavilions for private events, so if you are looking for a scenic location for your next party, this could be a great option!

The Washington D.C. area is full of places that make for a great day trip. Take the hassle of driving and parking out of the equation by enlisting All Pro Charter. We will ensure you have a day of seamless sightseeing!

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