Washington is one of the best travel destinations for almost everyone, be it a history buff, architectural enthusiast, nature lovers, nocturnal, and whatnot. It is a known fact that Washington is one of the rainiest cities in the United States. So, if you are planning your private tour Washington DC during the rainy season, there are chances that the downpour may ruin your whole trip if you do not plan properly.
There are many indoor activities in the city that will save you from getting wet and still enjoy the drizzling rain. Below are some of those rainy day activities in the capital city that is sure to make your private tour Washington DC even more exciting and memorable.
There is nothing better than reading your favorite book at any of the amazing libraries in the capital city. If you can, spot a seat near the windows so that you can enjoy the rain as well. The Library of Congress, which is the largest library in the world, is located in Washington DC. Reading a book at this library that resembles the one in Harry Potter movie will be really incredible. The library houses around 32 million books that cover almost every range of subject as research. However, you cannot check the books out.
Watch an IMAX Movie
Another indoor activity that you can try in order to beat the rainy weather is to watch an IMAX movie at any of the theaters in the city. To take it to the next level, go to Samuel C Johnson IMAX Theater or the Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater, where the screen is probably bigger than your house. Do not forget to book your popcorns as well in order to enjoy the movie watching experience to the fullest. Take care not to fall asleep as the comfy seating arrangement in these theaters are really sleep-inducing. The ticket rate is also comparatively cheaper here.
The Eastern Market
This is the best rainy day treat for all the foodies out there; the East Market is actually the dream come true place for the food lovers. This is an indoor market where you can find a wide range of delicious and specialty food. The farmer’s market here is the best place for drool-worthy food, which also offers an affordable shopping experience. Savoring your favorite food or even trying out different dishes on a rainy day will be a great option to enjoy the pouring weather.