Outdoor Activities & Wellness in Alexandria, VA
Alexandria is an active community that offers visitors a chance to escape to the great outdoors without leaving town. AAA named Alexandria one of the “Ten Most Walkable Cities” in the country, but if a walk isn’t enough exercise, hiking and biking trails wind along the waterfront with breathtaking views of the Potomac River, guiding you through George Washington’s Mount Vernon and Civil War sites. Prefer a plunge? Alexandria can take you there: Cameron Run Regional Park’s waterslides and wave pool bring a family-friendly oasis to Virginia.
Biking in Alexandria
With its charming neighborhoods and winding trails, Alexandria, Virginia, is a cyclist’s dream.
Great Walks in Alexandria
Get inspired with our curated walks, from an architecture-themed excursion to a waterside stroll to a Del Ray mural tour and more.
Enjoy the sites & scenic views of our historic town on walking, bike and boat tours.
Each Saturday and Sunday of the month, peruse stalls of high quality produce and goods made and grown locally.
Yoga & Fitness
Gyms and studios cater to every fitness preference, whether you’re keeping to a routine or trying something new.
Spas, Salons and Fitness Spots
With a robust wellness scene plus acres of parks and 18 miles of waterfront trails, Alexandria is a health and self-care destination.