2015 Peak Bloom Predication Dates: April 11 – 14, 2015 #1 Tidal Basin
– Washington, D.C
D.C. most popular tourist destination for cherry blossoms. Discover more than 1,500 blooming cherry trees (most of which are Yoshino Cherry) lining the Tidal Basin - we highly recommend renting a paddle boat so you can view the trees from the water - or enjoy a multitude of parades, festivals, concerts and events during D.C's annual Cherry Blossom Festival. Learn More
.#2 Dumbarton Oaks and Foxhall
– Georgetown, Washington, D.C.
Explore the cobblestone streets of D.C's most historic neighborhood. For a more local cherry blossom experience check out Dumbarton Oaks or Foxhall neighborhood - both located in Georgetown, D.C. #3 Arlington National Cemetery
– Arlington, VA
For an “off the beaten path” view of the cherry blossom trees, visit Arlington National Cemetery located only minutes away from The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City.
#4 Kenwood Neighborhood
– Chevy Chase, MD
This neighborhood is beautiful for cherry blossom viewing. For our more adventuresome guests we recommend a 30 minute bike ride up the Capital Crescent Trail to see these cherry trees. #5 Meadowlark Botanical Gardens
– Vienna, VA
Northern Virginia's best-kept secret. Here you’ll find scenic cherry blossom viewing along the lake and at the corner of the perimeter trail - a great alternative to the popular spots in D.C.