An adventure tour by car: Shenandoah National Park
In the famous Blue Ridge Mountains, the Shenandoah National Park features a 170-km-long panoramic road. The Skyline Drive leads across the crest of the mountain chain through partially untouched nature. At the most beautiful places you will find viewing platforms from where you enjoy wonderful views over the national park and way down to the valley floors.
On the road you will see many wild animals that have their home here. Enjoy the ride along the Skyline Drive in a convertible and discover Washington and its enchanting surroundings in your hire car. Not far from the national park is also the much-visited Shenandoah River.
Beach vacation in Washington DC: the Delmarva Peninsula
Not far from the American capital lies the blue coast of Chesapeake Bay. It takes just an hour to drive a hire car hire from Washington to the beaches and small fishing villages that promise relaxation and tranquillity close to the metropolis.
Also easy to reach is the Delmarva Peninsula, which separates Washington DC from the sea. On the Atlantic coast you will find endless sandy beaches, beautiful nature reserves and many tourist attractions. One of the most popular resorts on the Delmarva Peninsula is Ocean City. An endless sandy beach and a modern leisure offering ensure the best holiday mood.
Discover Washington DC by car: the Cherry Blossom Festival
In the period from March to April the whole of Washington radiates a delicate pink. Over 3,000 cherry trees transform the city into a sea of blossom.
Many cultural events take place around the Cherry Blossom Festival. People gather in the parks of the city to enjoy good food and music. Experience Washington DC in a hire car and feel spring in the air. If you hire a car in Washington DC, you have the opportunity to explore the city and its surrounding area independently of the tourist sightseeing tours. From the car rental station in Washington you can take trips to the sea or to the national parks of the region.