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Written by Kajani Shivam on November 27, 2020 Share on

10 Must-See Attractions In Maryland, US – Capture The Best Of Enchanting Maryland!

Maryland is one of the well-known states in the United States. Maryland which is named after the eminent English queen, Queen Henrietta Maria, is a perfect place to start your royal vacation. Let it be eye-catching scenic places, fun-filled activities, museums, historic sites or royal tours, you have it all here which could easily help a tourist define the term “Perfect Vacation Destination”. Interested to know more about Maryland? If yes, make sure you have a read to find out the top 10 must-see attractions in Maryland.

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10 Must-See Attractions In Maryland

  • Deep Creek Lake
  • The Walters Art Museum
  • American Visionary Art Museum
  • Muddy Creek Falls
  • National Aquarium
  • Six Flags America
  • Annapolis
  • Ocean City Boardwalk
  • Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park
  • Assateague Island

1. Deep Creek Lake

Deep Creek Lake
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Deep Creep Lake is undoubtedly one of the top 10 must-see attractions in Maryland. If you are looking for a place where you could completely enjoy with your friends and family, this place is definitely one of the top ones. Interestingly, you can enjoy multiple activities here such as bicycling, boating, picnicking, hiking and what not! Also, if you are visiting the lake during the winter, make sure you take up skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing and snowshoeing! Well, that would be interesting, huh?

2. The Walters Art Museum

 The Walters Art Museum
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The Walters Art Museum has some of the most beautiful arts from the 5,000 BCE till the 21st century. Isn’t that amazing? This museum serves as a place which showcases the cultural importance of art. So, if you are someone who would love to get mesmerized by art, make sure you have a look at this museum. The Walters Art Museum also has some interpretive materials to engage with the young ones.

3. American Visionary Art Museum

Yet another museum in our list of top 10 must-see attractions in Maryland. The American Visionary Art Museum is one of the museums which celebrates works of self-taught artists from all over the world. Trust me, some works will literally blow your mind with its detailing artworks. From the oldest to the current trending artworks, you will find it all. A visit to this museum will definitely leave you with plenty of new ideas.

4. Muddy Creek Falls

Muddy Creek Falls
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Looks phenomenal, right? Muddy Creek Falls is one of the most picturesque places in Maryland. The most exciting part of this falls is that nearly 60ft of river water flows into the Pottsville Formation. Before you get to witness this beautiful falls, you will have to pay a 3$ as an entry fee. Once that is done, you will find signboards which will lead to seeing this stunning beauty! So, if you are someone who is into nature, make sure you visit this place which is simply amazing.

5. National Aquarium

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The National Aquarium is one of the largest public aquariums in the United States. The aquarium houses more than 10,000 marine and freshwater animals. You will also be able to spot some birds, amphibians and reptiles. Apart from the aquarium, another notable thing is the beautiful building which highly attracts many visitors.

6. Six Flags America

How about some fun? Well, to scream with happiness, you have the fun-filled Six Flags America amusement park which is exactly located in Upper Marlboro. You will be able to find 100 + exciting rides here. Each ride has its own kind of thrillingness which will take you to another level of excitement. In addition, some of the must-try rides are Wild One, Superman Ride of Steel, Joker’s Jinx, Penguin’s Blizzard River, Traditional Tea Cups and Great Race. And yes, make sure you take these above-mentioned rides for a satisfying experience.

7. Annapolis

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Annapolis is the capital of Maryland state and is has a great value on history. As soon as you enter the Annapolis, you will be stunned with the beautifully carved buildings. Each building has a beautiful blend of antiquities of founding fathers which makes it more beautiful. You will be able to spot many old educational institutions, 17th, 18th-century buildings and many more. So, if you are someone who loves exploring an old historic city, a visit to the Annapolis is one of the top 10 must-see attractions in Annapolis.

8. Ocean City Boardwalk

Ocean City Boardwalk
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To spend a fulfilled day in Maryland, make sure you reach the Ocean City Boardwalk. Ocean City Boardwalk has 10 miles of free public beach. Interestingly, it also has a three-mile classic wooden boardwalk which has been acclaimed as the nation’s best. Isn’t that amazing? In addition, you can also spot some shopping areas, a roller coaster, eatery areas and a lovely carousel which are quite enough to fill your day with happiness. For an even more perfect experience, make sure you visit this place in the evening!

9. Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park

How about having a peaceful walking experience, cycling, or horseriding? If yes, you definitely got to visit the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park. Initially operated as a transportation route, has now turned into a beautiful park. You will find some of the most stunning trees here which will for sure mesmerize you with its beauty. The major highlight of this park is the phenomenal canal which is quite enough to attract every visitor at its first sight! Already excited? Well, make sure to add this place in your list of attractions in Maryland.

10. Assateague Island

Assateague Island
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The final one to enter the top 10 must-see attractions in Maryland is Assateague Island. For a perfect CHILL experience, you definitely need to visit this island. This island is extremely famous for its breathtaking views. If you are a photographer, visiting this island would be one of the best things to do in Maryland. A stroll around this beach with your loved ones would be a remarkable memory to be cherished forever. And yes, the waves will take you to another world where you will be able to witness the beauty of Mother Nature!

A visit to Maryland is quite attractive, huh? You have more than enough places which could give you the much-needed VACATION VIBES!! Already thinking of planning a vacation to Maryland. Well, here you go!! Check on the Pickyourtrail website and have a look at the United States packages to plan your vacation! You can also leave a message in Whatsapp and one of our travel executives will reach out to you immediately with a plan. Let the vacation vibes begin!!

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