Begin your half-day Arlington experience at the historic Arlington National Cemetery. Take a ride with Tourmobile Sightseeing(SM) where you can sit back, relax and listen to your tour guide weave interesting biographical sketches of the lives of the heroic men and women who are buried there.
Once you have completed the Arlington National Cemetery tour, hop on Metrorail and take a quick ride over to one of Arlington’s most popular “urban villages,” Clarendon! In the Clarendon neighborhood, you’ll find an eclectic array of stores and restaurants galore! Clarendon is known for its wide variety of ethnic cuisines, plus traditional American favorites and lively sidewalk dining spring through fall.
Treat yourself to main street-style shopping at the Market Common Clarendon, home to major brands like Pottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma, Ann Taylor Loft, Barnes & Noble and Crate and Barrel. Or, if you’re looking for that one-of-a-kind gift for someone else (or yourself!), Clarendon has a wonderful variety of unique shops and funky boutiques that will surely pique your interest. And if you want to extend your half day into the evening, you’ll find Arlington’s widest selection of hip night spots, featuring live music, dancing, lounging and much more!