Adams Morgan Walking Tour (Self Guided), Washington D.C.

Adams Morgan is a great neighborhood to spend some downtime. Whether you're into shopping, love beautiful architecture, want to see some original art and relish dining on international cuisines, Adams Morgan has it all. This is an ethnically diverse and culturally rich part of Washington DC with a laid-back vibe and a small town neighborly feel. There are said to be more than 130 nationalities living here.

Wander down tree-lined avenues, past 19th and 20th-century row houses and elegant apartment buildings with their handsome façades. Stop and shop in quirky boutiques, one-of-a-kind record stores, bookstores, outdoor markets and independent clothing boutiques.

When it comes to eating out, Adams Morgan is like a United Nations of culinary delights with dozens of international flavors, including Chinese, Italian, Ethiopian and Indian. And with a vibrant and colorful nightlife, night owls have many reasons to stay away from their beds. There are clubs, late night bars, cocktail lounges and lots and lots of live music. Dance to salsa tunes, relax with some cool jazz and bust some moves to the sounds of good old rock and roll. Adams Morgan neighborhood has something for every person who knows how to have a good time.
How it works: A discovery walk features a route using which you can explore a popular city neighborhood on your own. This walk, along with other self-guided walks in over 1,000 cities, can be found on the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" which can be downloaded from iTunes App Store or Google Play to your mobile phone or tablet. The app's built-in GPS navigation functions allow following this walk route with ease. The app works both online and offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

Download The GPSmyCity App

Download 'GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities' app for IOS   Download 'GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities' app for Android

Adams Morgan Walking Tour Map

Guide Name: Adams Morgan Walking Tour
Guide Location: USA » Washington D.C.
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Discovery)
Travel Distance: 1.4 Km or 0.9 Miles
Author: vickyc

Useful Travel Guides for Planning Your Trip


10 Unusual Things to Do in Washington DC

10 Unusual Things to Do in Washington DC

You might be inclined to think that the capital of the United States consists solely of museums and monuments, but that couldn’t be further from the truth. As a local, I’ve found that there are so many more things to do in this city than just the main tourist highlights. Read on to learn 10 of...
10 Chocolate Destinations in Washington D.C.

10 Chocolate Destinations in Washington D.C.

Let’s be honest, you hear the words "Washington, D.C." and you think politics, history, museums, etc. You can’t take five steps in the city without being surrounded by history. As important as all that culture is, it’s also a bit overwhelming. Make it fun by exploring Washington,...
Traveler's Guide to Washington DC: 16 Souvenirs to Bring Home

Traveler's Guide to Washington DC: 16 Souvenirs to Bring Home

The capital of the United States is an attraction in its own right and many things that have originated here or in the nearby areas are of great cultural and historic significance. To decide which of them can make for an ideal souvenir for you to bring home, check out the proposed list of local...