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Fort Washington Travel Guide

Fort Washington is a great place to go on holiday. Fort Washington is located in Maryland and is south of Alexandria. It is an excellent vacation spot for family fun, a couples’ getaway or a long weekend away with friends. Fort Washington Maryland is mainly known for being on the banks of the Potamac River just south of Washington D.C..

Things to Do in Fort Washington

Whether you are looking for excitement, shopping or simply want to relax, there is something for everyone in your group when visiting Fort Washington. Be sure to check out the bluffside Civil War-era fortress at Forte Foote Park, it’s a must-see and a fun experience for all types of travelers. The historic Fort Washington Park with its many relics and walking trails is also a great option. These are of course just some of the things to do while visiting Fort Washington. Another popular activity for the whole family is an evening at the Harborfront area, with its fish mongers, crafts people and Ferris wheel.

Best Time to Visit Fort Washington

The best time of year to visit Fort Washington is during the summer months when the weather is warm, the days are long, and conditions are ideal for going on an outdoors adventure.

Food in Fort Washington

There are some mouthwatering spots for foodies to sample when visiting Fort Washington. The two that stand out are Charlie's Family restaurant which is known for having some of the best Greek food in the area. If you prefer Po Boys, you should also try Legcy Carryout and Catering which is a local favorite in Fort Washington.

Price and Availability in Fort Washington

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Fort Washington tends to be Thursday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Fort Washington tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Fort Washington is in September, while the cheapest month is in December. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Fort Washington is in the high season in June. Fort Washington has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Fort Washington

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Fort Washington. The hottest month in Fort Washington is June, when temperatures peak at 97 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 24 ˚F. The wettest month in Fort Washington is May with 9.07 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.63 inches of rain.

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