Our nation's capitol is one of the most popular places to visit in the U.S., and for good reason. From the White House, to the famed monuments, to the Smithsonian Institute, Washington D.C. is a must-see political and historical hub that's always fast-paced, and always fascinating.
Believe it or not, D.C. is also a great place to travel with pets. There's plenty to see and do in Washington D.C. for you and your four-legged friend. The city boasts several dog-friendly parks, including the Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens, Montrose Park, and Rock Creek Park. National Mall is known for its dog friendly atmosphere, with much of the grounds open to canine visitors. D.C. also boasts several dog-friendly hiking trails, as well as several dog parks and numerous dog friendly restaurants.
When visiting Washington D.C., it's easy to find somewhere to stay with your pet. There are a number of pet friendly hotels and motels in the heart of the city. And if you're making D.C. a part of a larger trip, there are numerous pet friendly vacation rentals, bed and breakfasts, and cottages to be found in nearby scenic areas of Delaware and Virginia.