National Harbor

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National Harbor is in Prince George's County, Maryland.

Understand[edit]

Home to Marriott's Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, National Harbor is a common destination for people traveling to the Washington DC area for conventions and business.

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

National Harbor is just south of the intersection of I-95 and I-295.

By bus[edit]

  • National Harbor Passenger Shuttle operates between hotels in National Harbor and the King Street Metro Station in Alexandria, Virginia. The bus is free for guests staying at a hotel in National Harbor (show your key card) or residents/employees of National Harbor and costs $10 for non-guests.

Get around[edit]

See[edit]

Do[edit]

  • Boat Rental @ Boating in D.C.. Hourly Rates: Single Kayak: $15; Double Kayak: $20; Stand Up Paddleboard: $20; Pedal Boat (up to 4 adults): $25; Swan or Duck Pedal Boat (4 adults + 1 child): $30.
  • The Capital Wheel174 Waterfront St. #215 301-842-8650, e-mail: . A 180-foot ferris wheel with views of the major sights of Washington DC and the surrounding area. Adults: $15; Children: $11.25.

Buy[edit]

  • Tanger Outlets6800 Oxon Hill Road 301-567-3880, toll-free: 866-956-9235. Over 85 stores.

Eat[edit]

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

  • Aloft National Harbor156 Watefront Street 301-749-9000. 190 rooms, 9-foot ceilings, large windows, modern look.
  • Westin National Harbor171 Waterfront Street 301-567-3999. Great views.

Get out[edit]

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Routes through National Harbor
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