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Explore DC's Arboretum: a hidden gem

Explore DC's Arboretum: a hidden gem

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

I work at an international human rights non-profit and have traveled to 35+ countries, but one of my favorite places on earth is the U. S. National Arboretum, a hidden gem right in the city. I've helped with tours of the Arboretum as a volunteer for about 10 years and would love to show you my favorite spots and share what I've learned about this beautiful place.
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What we’ll do

We will meet at the Visitor's Center at the National Arboretum and set out for an approximately 3-mile moderate hike to explore some of the gardens, meadows and woods in this 400+ acre treasure. During our walk we will pause to highlight some of my favorite points of interest and unique history, while enjoying the beauty of our local flora and fauna along the way. I'll share all sorts of…

What else you should know

If you are bringing a child under two, I don't recommend a stroller as a lot of the ground is uneven and would be difficult to traverse. Dogs are welcome as long as they are kept on leash.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
a bottle of water for everyone

What to bring

good comfortable walking shoes
clothes that match the weather - usually layers are a good idea
sunscreen
hat and/or sunglasses if it's bright outside

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Where you'll be

We will begin by exploring the incredible azalea collection that was the catalyst for the Arboretum opening to the public and have the opportunity to stand under the original U. S. Capitol Columns. We will make our way across the spacious landscaped grounds exploring some of keystone collections of the Arboretum including the unique Asian Gardens as well as the Native Plant and Conifer exhibits.

Upcoming availability

Sat, 6th Jul    From 10:00 to 12:00.
₹1,288 per person
8 of 8 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 9 and up can attend.

More tips

If you are bringing a child under two, I don't recommend a stroller as a lot of the ground is uneven and would be difficult to traverse. Dogs are welcome as long as they are kept on leash.
Ruthie
nature walk
Explore DC's Arboretum: a hidden gem
9 reviews
₹1,288 per person
9 reviews
₹1,288 per person