39TH ANNUAL NAYDO CONFERENCE ON YMCA PHILANTHROPY  APRIL 1-4  WASHINGTON D.C.
Sightseeing Saturday


Typically NAYDO provides one or more group sightseeing options on Saturday, designated as conference sightseeing day. Primarily designed for those who want to see the sights but prefer to join other NAYDO conference attendees for the experience. Though details will not be available until after the first of the year, the possibilities for a NAYDO group sightseeing experience on Saturday, April 4 include:

Cherry Blossom Festival

Before you leave the D.C. area, make sure you experience the Cherry Blossom Festival which is free, open to the public and runs from March 20 to April 13. The main date of the Cherry Blossom bloom is anticipated for April 4, NAYDO's sightseeing day.  The Cherry Blossom parade is also expected to be April 4, 2020.  Watch for more details in the Advance Packet.  To learn more about the Cherry Blossom Festival, call 877 44 BLOOM.

Old Town Trolley Tours: Best Way to See D.C. in a Short Time!
Tours begin daily at 9:00 am and run until the last re-boarding at 5:00 pm.
3 Passes available: $49 Silver, $59 Gold (the best value), $69 Platinum and you can add the Monuments by Moonlight Tour for only $35 ($10 off regular price)

More than just a sightseeing tour, it is a fun and educational adventure as your trolley conductor provides an entertaining narration that includes little known facts and behind-the-scenes tips.  Every view is a great one on their custom Stadium Trolleys.  Hop off at any stop to sightsee, shop or dine and rejoin the tour at your leisure.  Visit www.trolleytours.com or visit the Gaylord Concierge Desk once onsite to make a reservation.

NOTE for International Attendees: Download the Old Town Trolley Tours Washington DC app for GPS-triggered foreign language audio tours.

Wake Up, Warm Up and Walk It Out! on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Trail
Saturday 8:30 - 10:30 am

Want to walk across the Potomac to visit Alexandria? See details under Fitness Activities.

Cruise Options

For Potomac River cruises to Mount Vernon, Washington D.C. Monuments, or just for lunch, consider these:

Odyssey Cruises  www.odysseycruises.com/washington_dc
Spirit of Washington  www.spiritcruises.com/washington-dc