Chinatown Vacation Packages
Downtown Washington D.C., Dupont Circle and Washington, are nearby areas which are also worth touring.
From here, it is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) to one of the city’s most photographed attractions, Washington Monument.
Ford's Theater is one of the most popular places to visit in the city center of Washington that is not to be missed.
To really understand Washington, head to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Browse the interactive and traditional museums and exhibit spaces Newseum, the International Spy Museum and Phillips Collection. For a great night out, head to Arena Stage, Lincoln Theater and the National Theatre, one of the region’s best-loved concert venues. The area is a dream destination for art lovers. Make sure you see the National Gallery of Art, the National Portrait Gallery and Renwick Gallery.
If you came here with children in tow, discover a world of wonder at Francis Pool. Take pictures, walk past the many exhibits and discover the variety of species at National Aquarium.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Washington, visit one of the many nearby outdoor areas. Enjoy some of the scenic urban spaces such as Lafayette Park, the United States Botanic Garden and the Enid A. Haupt Garden. The ecological parks such as the Meridian Hill Park, show visitors the animals and plants that flourish in the region.
While you are here, don’t miss the nearby local attractions such as Lincoln Memorial, Columbus Circle and Ellipse. These spots are popular with travellers from all over the world. For history lovers, Washington’s past has been beautifully preserved at Smithsonian Castle. Whatever your background or beliefs, serenity and calm awaits at Chinatown’s holy places like the St. John's Church, the St. Mary's Episcopal Church and the Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church.
See if you can hit a hole in one at the East Potomac Golf Course, amongst the best greens around.
Browse the boutiques and treat yourself to a new outfit in a few of the nearby shopping hotspots such as the Union Station Shopping Center and Eastern Market.
An important local icon is Verizon Center, the home ground of the Washington Wizards basketball team in winter and the Washington Mystics. If sport is of little interest, you can still roar along with locals during one of the many concerts held here.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep check out the amenities at the Washington Plaza, the Westin Washington DC, and the Hyatt Regency Washington DC.