Just 25 miles outside of Washington, DC is Virginia's scenic Loudoun County, an area featuring a wealth of activities including wine country, horse country, shopping, fine dining, historic attractions, and other entertainment. It’s just a short ride to this country getaway with charming towns and villages amid rolling green hills.
Day One - Explore the world's largest aviation and space collection at the famous Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Then spend the afternoon with stops at one or two of the Potomac Cluster of wineries, including award-winning Tarara, as well as Hidden Brook, Lost Creek, and Fabbioli, all picturesque and unique in their offerings. For a bite to eat, consider Celebrations Catering's Vintner’s Collection boxed lunch. In the evening, stroll the grounds at Patowmack Farm, where you can patronize the Country Store filled with seasonal produce and specialty products and enjoy a farm-to-table meal at The Restaurant at Patowmack Farm.
Day Two – Begin the day at beautiful Historic Morven Park, home to two governors, as well as confederate troops in the early part of the Civil War. Currently a museum, cultural center, and equestrian institute, exhibits include the Winmill Carriage collection, the Museum of Hounds and Hunting, and a Civil War camp site. Finally, shop the day away at Leesburg Corner Premium Outlets where all enjoy 25%-65% off designer and name brands including Ann Taylor, Burberry, Coach, DKNY, J. Crew, Le Creuset, Nike, Pottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma and many more. Group tour guests receive a Free VIP Coupon Book, meal deal for 15% off, a Center Map, and other store coupons.
Last Updated: 10/21/2010 1:41 PM