Cherry Blossom Kite Festival in Washington, DC

Washington, D.C.
Dates: Saturday, 31 March 2018 05:00 AM - Sunday, 01 April 2018 01:00 AM

Cost: $87 pp and includes motorcoach transportation, hostess service, free time in Washington D.C., metro transportation to Union Station, and free time at Union Station.  
 
 
The National Cherry Blossom Festival is kicking off kite season. The seventh annual Blossom Kite Festival showcases the creativity of kite makers and skill of fliers from across the US and other countries through a variety of competitions and demonstrations, Rokkaku Battles and the Hot Tricks Showdown. Bring your own kites or children can make a kite at an activity station (while supplies last) to fly on the Public Field. Kites will also be available for purchase onsite.
 
ITINERARY:
5:00 am                          Depart from Terminal
8:00 am                          Fast food breakfast stop at McDonald's in Dillsburg
11:15 am                       Arrive in Washington D.C., enjoy FREE TIME at the SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTE,
the world's largest museum and research organization. During your free time, you may
want to visit the AIR & SPACE MUSEUM, the AMERICAN HISTORY MUSEUM, the
NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM, the AMERICAN INDIAN MUSEUM, or the
NATIONAL ART GALLERY,  just to name a few.
5:00 pm                          Depart on foot with your ESCORT to walk a few blocks to the Smithsonian Metro for
METRO TRANSPORTATION TO UNION STATION. Dinner on your own in the Food Court, or
another restaurant of your choice. There are many shops here as well, to browse on your own.
7:15 pm                          Depart from Washington, D.C.; Rest break en route at Sheetz
1:00 am                          Approximate return
 
PLEASE NOTE: THERE IS A CONSIDERABLE AMOUNT OF WALKING ON THIS TRIP!

 

 

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  • From Saturday, 31 March 2018 05:00 AM to Sunday, 01 April 2018 01:00 AM