- Our list of the best things to do in McLean, Virginia, features the top 601 nearby activities — including 217 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- McLean, VA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 18 things to do within the city of McLean, VA , followed by 582 popular activities in nearby cities, including Washington, Arlington, Bethesda, Silver Spring, Alexandria, Sterling, Reston, Laurel, Chantilly, Fairfax, Gaithersburg, Woodbridge, Rockville, Bowie, Potomac, Leesburg, Ashburn, Springfield, Annandale, College Park, Manassas, Fort Washington, Falls Church, Oxon Hill, Herndon, Centreville, Lorton, Germantown, Greenbelt, Olney, Clinton, Columbia, Mount Vernon, Wheaton, Savage, Burke, Glen Echo, Baltimore, Sandy Spring and Brandywine
100% 3 votes
10406 Gunston Road, Lorton, VA 22079 MoreLess Info
Featuring 13.4 miles of hiking trails, the Meadowood Special Recreation Management Area is a recreational area popular among nature enthusiasts. The area also offers seven miles of horseback riding trails as well as over 800 acres of forest area.
Offering outdoor amusement for all ages, Pirate's Cove Water Park is a fun place for birthday parties and family gatherings. The park includes a large dumping bucket, beach, gift shop and concessions for added enjoyment.
Specializing in watersports adventures, Atlantic Kayak offers an array of planned outings. This includes team building activities and group tours as well as school trips that are focused upon environmental education.
A 14-screen movie theater, Regal Germantown Stadium 14 displays first-run feature films. The theater provides stadium seating, self-service and mobile ticketing, a game room, RealD 3D movies and a concession area with food and drinks.
The Pohick Bay Regional Park is one of only three access points to the Potomac River, which allows for free canoeing, kayaking, and paddle boating. Around the water itself, visitors can hike, camp, and enjoy the picnic and playground areas.
94% 31 votes
7700 Bull Run Drive, Centreville, VA 20120 MoreLess Info
Bull Run Shooting Range & Regional Park is a shooting facility that features an indoor archery range. The facility provides different shotgun games for new or experienced shooters and also offers a shooting class, skeet, trap and wobble trap.
At Lazy Susan Dinner Theater, patrons can enjoy dinner and a show in an old style restaurant. The dinner and dessert are served buffet style, first come first served, and the menu is primarily comfort food.
Situated along the Occoquan Reservoir, Lake Ridge Park offers boating and fishing opportunities as well as a 9-hole golf course with driving range and an 18-hole miniature golf course. It also has picnic tables, playgrounds and walking trails.