If you prefer adrenaline to museums and hiking over guided tours, you might be an adventure traveler. Go off the beaten path and journey to new heights with these eight thrilling, different experiences in Washington, D.C. From restaurants that spin to yoga on water, there is something for everyone who craves adventure.
We hope you don’t get dizzy because this dinner spot spins. Located on the top floor of the DoubleTree, the restaurant rotates, treating everyone to panoramic shots of the D.C. skyline and Reagan National Airport. Enjoy appetizers and a drink as you complete the 45-minute full rotation. Watch the city light up and see your favorite monuments from afar.
Have you always dreamed of running away and joining the circus? You don’t have to go far. At TSNY in D.C., you’ll perfect several tricks in your first class, including knee hang and catches—where you catapult yourself through the air into an instructor’s grasp. Sign up online; classes run around $50. Socks that protect the toes are required, and you should plan to wear tight-fitting athletic clothes.