Father’s Day Trip Ideas
Give Dad a Trip He’ll RememberIt’s hard to imagine our lives without our dads. The advice, guidance, lessons, love and support that they give to their kids is unconditional and priceless. For everything they do for us, it seems like they deserve more than one day a year dedicated to them. Almost everyone has gotten their dad the standard Father’s Day gifts: a tie, a golf club, something for his car or maybe something for the grill. If you want to get your dad something truly special and a gift that he will always remember, think about giving him a Father’s Day getaway. Check out these destinations to give your dad an unforgettable Father’s Day trip: Chicago, Illinois The best part about the Windy City is that there are endless amounts of things to do there. If your dad is a fan of art and history, you can check out the Field Museum, Museum of Science and Industry, Art Institute of Chicago and more. If he is a baseball fan, Chicago is home to the Cubs and the White Sox, so you could potentially see two stadiums in one weekend. If he’s a golfer, Cog Hill is a famous public golf club in the area. In fact, its Dubsdread course has hosted the PGA’s BMW Championship. The city also offers beaches, shopping, Navy Pier and more. Chicago is also famous for its deep-dish pizza and other great dining options. Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, Alabama If your dad is a golf fanatic, there may not be a better trip for a Father’s Day getaway than Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Alabama. With 468 holes designed by golf legend Bobby Jones, who also designed Augusta National, this is the perfect golf getaway for dad. The trail is made of 11 sites across the state and consists of 26 public courses. With so many courses and locations, the trail gives you plenty of options on how to plan out your trip. Lake Tahoe, California Often thought of as one of the most beautiful places in the country, Lake Tahoe also makes a great destination for a Father’s Day trip. While Tahoe is home to multiple ski resorts, the area also offers plenty to do during the summertime as well. If your dad is an outdoorsman, there are great hiking and biking trails, as well as fantastic fishing spots in the area. There are also multiple casinos across the border in Nevada that feature multiple table games and slot machines. Washington, D.C. As our nation’s capital, Washington, D.C., is one of the most unique cities in the country and is a great place for a Father’s Day getaway. From the Smithsonian to the National Archives, there are countless museums and historical sites in the city that you can visit. If you’re looking to take in the arts during your visit, Washington D.C. is also home to the National Symphony Orchestra, Washington National Opera and Washington Ballet. Finally, sports fans will have no shortage of options as the MLB’s Nationals, NHL’s Capitals, NFL’s Redskins, NBA’s Wizards and MLS’S D.C. United all call Washington, D.C. home.