Day Trips to Washington DC from our Fairfax Hotel

With a smart location just minutes from the bustling DC area, Holiday Inn Express Fairfax Hotel – Arlington Boulevard is ideally situated for DC day trips and exploring the many local attractions. Whether you’re interested in history, shopping or sports, the area offers something just for you, and when the day is done, rest assured you’ve chosen a standout among hotels near Washington DC attractions.

Some of DC’s most popular attractions are only minutes away. No DC day trip is complete without visiting:

  • Udvar-Hazy Air and Space Museum – 11 miles
  • Washington Monument – 16.5 miles
  • Washington D.C. Memorials – 16.5 miles
  • Smithsonian Museums – 16.5 miles
  • Newseum – 17 miles
  • National Air & Space Museum – 17 miles
  • National Portrait Gallery – 17.5
  • Verizon Center – 17.5 miles
  • International Spy Museum – 17.5 miles
  • U.S. Capitol Building – 18 miles
  • White House – 18 miles

Among Washington DC hotels near the White House, Smithsonian and more, accessing the DC area is as easy as hopping the Cue Bus to the nearby Metro Station at Vienna/Fairfax – FMU and taking the Metro into DC. The Cue Bus stops right outside the hotel and costs just $1.70 for a quick 2.5 mile ride to the Metro Station.

Want to leave the planning to someone else? There are several DC tour companies offering fantastic services that allow you to kick back, relax and enjoy the ride.

After a long day of sight-seeing, we welcome you back to beautifully appointed Fairfax, VA lodging brimming with delightful services and amenities. Holiday Inn Express Fairfax Hotel – Arlington Boulevard is ideal for groups, business travelers and vacationers alike, and offers lucrative Fairfax hotel deals for even more opportunities to save.



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