8 Incredible Day Trips You Can Take From Washington DC By Train

One of the absolute best things about Washington DC is its close proximity to so many amazing cities and destinations. When you feel like you have explored and seen enough of DC, you can easily escape to another close-by destination. And if you really want a fun day of it, you can take the train! Hopping on a train from Union Station and enjoy beautiful scenery for a few hours before enjoying a fantastic day trip and then heading home again. These are 8 best easy day trips from Washington DC.

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