Country Travel Discoveries 2017 Discovery Tours Catalog (Final Edition) : Page 56

Experience the Landmark Sites of Washington, DC by Night and Day DC & DelMarVA Journey Round Our Nation’s Capital, the Chesapeake, and the Heart of the Mid-Atlantic You’ll see so much on this fascinating exploration of Washington, DC and the neighboring mid-Atlantic crossroads! Visit the landmark areas, monuments and museums of Washington, DC, and discover the charming DelMarVA Peninsula, where Delaware, Maryland and Virginia intersect. Meet hardworking Chesapeake crab and clam fishermen, see the famous wild ponies of Assateague, and relive the days of our country’s founding from George Washington’s Mt. Vernon home to Lewes, DE, “the first city in the first state”. Visit one of America’s top boardwalks, a Quaker Meeting House, a formal High Tea at the elegant Hotel du Pont, and more! Ken n et K t t S Sq q uar e Wil W lmin gto go o n Elk E El kton ton on n DE Tourism Office Dover Air Force Base DAY 1—ARLINGTON WELCOME Meet your fellow travelers and Discovery Director at tonight’s welcome reception. DAY 2—GEO. WASHINGTON’S ALEXANDRIA/ANNAPOLIS Start today at Mount Vernon, home of America’s first President, on the banks of the Potomac River, then enjoy lunch at Alexandria’s Gadsby’s Tavern, where George Washington stayed and ate, followed by a guided tour of Alexandria. Later, we visit Annapolis and learn of its rich history and naval traditions. This evening, settle in for a two night stay in Easton, MD. B, L DAY 3—CHESAPEAKE BAY CRUISE/QUAKER MEETING/ MARYLAND CRABS Today, a seasoned crab fisherman provides insight into this important local industry; see the process of picking the day’s catch clean. Next, cruise the MARYLAND RYLAND YL D D Do Dover An nnap nnapolis nn nnapoli apo DEL LA AW WARE WA E Wa W a s h hin gt gto to on, n DC D Ale A e xand xa x an n dr dria Tilghman a Isla and a Eas sto to on Lew L ewes ew w s RGINIA Reh R eho ho obo both th B Be e a ac c h Ass A ssate agu g e Is I slan a n d See Wild Ponies Immortalized in Misty of Chincoteague 56 TRAVEL EXPERIENCES : Personalized, Different, Real | N NP NPS

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