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Visit Washington at its best, with cherry blossoms blooming and the sun starting to peak through, there is lots to do in the US capital during the cheerful spring season.
Celebrate the National Cherry Blossom Festival
Takes place from the last week of March to the second week of April. You can see the beautiful pink flowers up close and take part in over 90 special events such as the cherry blossom parade or the blossom kite festival.
Explore Tidal Basin
Take a stroll along the Basin enjoying the beautiful blossom-covered landscape and some of DC's most iconic landmarks. It's by far the most beautiful time of year to see the memorials and you can even rent a paddle boat to enjoy the scenery from the water.
Visit the National Cathedral Flower Mart
Washington D.C.'s annual outdoor festival for garden enthusiasts and families in May, providing great food, great music and beautiful spring flowers.
Visit Mount Vernon for the Wine Festival
Celebrating the history of wine in Virginia with special evening tours of George Washington's mansion and cellar. The festival also puts on entertainment in the form of blues concerts, all set against spectacular views out to the Potomac River.
Explore the capital by bike
See the famous monuments of the US capital from a two-wheeled perspective by taking a tour by bike. This will allow you to take in the pink-tinted natural beauty of the spring season.