day trip


: a journey in which a person goes to visit a place and then returns home on the same day

Examples of day trip in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Versailles The most popular day trip to take from Paris, Versailles can be reached in about an hour from the City of Light. Christina Liao, Vogue, 7 July 2024 Pennsylvania wine regions Pennsylvania’s wine trails take you to beautiful landscapes – mountains, forests, and lakes – and several of the state’s 300 wineries are an easy day trip from Manhattan or Philadelphia. Jamie Moore, USA TODAY, 5 June 2024 The famed Jordan Vineyard & Winery in Healdsburg, with its French-style chateau, stately 1,200-acre grounds and award-winning chardonnay and cabernet sauvignon, makes for one heck of a fun day trip or weekend getaway. Randy McMullen, The Mercury News, 6 June 2024 Here is a list of garden tours nearby, and others that will make a pleasant day trip. Elaine Rewolinski, Journal Sentinel, 14 May 2024 History day trip Bay Area Older Adults is hosting a Walnut Creek History Day Trip on May 24, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Anne Gelhaus, The Mercury News, 12 May 2024 For the history buffs out there, the 2024 schedule includes a new variation on the classic day trip excursion: the Hudson Valley History Tour. Hannah Towey, Condé Nast Traveler, 1 Mar. 2024 Start planning your next day trip with these restaurants in mind. The Indianapolis Star, 27 Feb. 2024 How to Visit: Teotihuacán is about an hour from Mexico City and makes a popular day trip for visitors. Meagan Drillinger, Travel + Leisure, 14 Feb. 2024

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“Day trip.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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