WELCOME TO MARYLAND. Discover beaches, mountains and the Chesapeake Bay and all that they have to offer.
Discover Maryland’s authentic treasures, vibrant cities and more than 7,000 miles of coastline on one of 18 scenic byways.
Experience the Crossroads of the Civil War
The Civil War’s pivotal moments are highlighted by historic locations, natural wonders and lively towns. Hike a portion of the Appalachian Trail or enjoy wine on Antietam Creek in a canoe.
The area surrounding the nation’s capital offers uptown sophistication, waterfront excitement, arts, outdoor adventure and a wealth of shopping and dining.
Celebrating our Nation
Two centuries ago, Francis Scott Key was inspired to write the National Anthem at Fort McHenry. This year Baltimore will celebrate the 200th Birthday with a 10-day free festival, September 6 – 16, 2014.
Explore the coastal towns of the nation’s largest estuary, the Chesapeake Bay. Create a once-in-a-lifetime memory with guided tour by boat, kayak or bike.
Between the bay and the Atlantic, great seafood is always nearby. And the family resort of Ocean City is a 10-mile strip of beach, with amusements on a wooden boardwalk, offers a great view of the Atlantic.
To plan an exciting group getaway and to help with developing a group itinerary, check out www.visitmaryland.org or 800-247-9966.