Now that the weather is getting warmer, it’s time to start planning some vacations! When people think of vacation, they typically think about taking a whole week off. However, your vacation shouldn’t be limited to just once or twice a year! You can maximize your “vacation” time by going on weekend trips. Luckily, there are many vacations within driving distance from Waldorf, so you can make the most of your weekends.
Ocean City, MD: 3 Hours
Ocean City is about three hours from Waldorf and offers 10 miles of beautiful beaches. Depending on what you’re looking for, they have it all! From bustling beaches near the boardwalk to remote beach spots like Assateague Island, there are plenty of options to choose from. Here, you’ll find the different beach options and can choose the spot that’s perfect for your getaway. In addition to beaches, they offer a 3-mile-long boardwalk that features hotels, bars, shops, amusement parks, and more! Not to mention, if you need an escape from the beach, the boardwalk has plenty to offer. Check out their website here to plan your trip!
Rehoboth Beach: 3 Hours
Stop in to see why Rehoboth Beach is Delaware’s most visited city! About three hours from Waldorf, Rehoboth boasts a beautiful beach, a bustling boardwalk, and surrounding trails perfect for walking or biking. Their beach stretches two miles, and the mile-long boardwalk is oftentimes a visitor’s favorite. Here, you’ll find unique shops and tasty restaurants. Not to mention, the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand offers the Summer Concert Series with free entertainment from different bands throughout the summer. Enjoy a day at the beach or bike through one of the nearby trails like Junction Breakwater Trail or Cape Henlopen State Park.
Deltaville, VA: ~2 Hours
The beautiful, quaint town of Deltaville is located in Virginia on the Chesapeake Bay. On one side of the town, you’ll find the Rappahannock River and the Piankatank River on the other. This little hideaway offers beautiful views and a relaxing atmosphere. Its remote environment creates the perfect habitat for various wildlife species, making it a great place to see blue herons, eagles, hawks, pelicans, and more. Relax on one of the many beaches, or go kayaking or paddleboarding on the river. Visitors will enjoy a peaceful weekend in this remote riverside town.
Richmond, VA: ~2 Hours
Make a trip down to Richmond, Virginia! About two hours from Waldorf, Richmond is home to a trendy food scene, terrific breweries, and beautiful nature trails along the James River. Spend the day brewery hopping in the Scott’s Addition Historic District, or surround yourself with nature and explore Belle Isle. Drop in and explore the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts or shop around at Carytown. If you’re hungry, you won’t want to miss out on any of the fantastic restaurants! Places like Beauvine Burger Concept, Kuba Kuba, and Stella’s are among many of the delicious restaurants this city offers. Check out some Airbnbs in Richmond or book a hotel for a weekend of exploring this historic, unique city.
Whether you’d like a remote, river escape, a fun-filled beach vacation, or a weekend exploring a nearby city, there are plenty of vacations within driving distance from Waldorf! Start planning your weekend trips today to make the most of your time.
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