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Arlington Travel Guide

Arlington is located in Massachusetts and is just north of Boston. It is an excellent vacation spot for family fun, a couples’ getaway, or even a long weekend away with friends. Arlington, Massachusetts is mainly known for being a suburb of Boston.

Things to Do in Arlington

You are definitely going to want to check out the the grounds of Harvard University, it’s a must see and a great opportunity for everyone in your group to get a feel for the academic excellence happening there. Visiting Horn Pond is also a great option or you could hike along the beautiful trails at Middlesex Fells Reservation. One of more popular activities for the whole family is hiking and fishing at Breakheart Reservation. Everyone in your group gets to spend time together and have an excellent time outdoors. One of the best things about staying in Arlington is that visitors also have access the many sites of Boston, but without the battle of staying in the big city.

Best Places to Stay in Arlington

East Arlington will give tourists the easiest route into Boston, it also means a stay closer to Spy Pond.

Best Time to Visit Arlington

The best time of year to visit Arlington is during the summer months. Boston winters are notriously cold and long, so the months that are as far away from the snow as possible are probably best.

Food in Arlington

There are some mouthwatering spots for foodies to sample in Arlington. Acitron Cocina Mexicana is known for having some of the best Mexican food in the entire Boston area. It is not unusual to see the place packed with Arlington locals and others from other suburbs. If you love Persian food, then you’re going to want also to check out Sabzi Restaurant, which is a local favorite in Arlington.

Price and Availability in Arlington

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Arlington is in July, while the cheapest month is in March. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Arlington is in the high season in October. Arlington has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Arlington tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Arlington tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The Weather in Arlington

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Arlington. The hottest month in Arlington is June, when temperatures peak at 97 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -14 ˚F. The wettest month in Arlington is November with 9.47 inches of rain, while the driest month is May with 1.87 inches of rain.

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