The Baltimore, Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. areas have so many great things to do and see from beaches, museums, historical homes and battlefields to the wonders for mother nature. With lower gas prices, there’s no better time to take a road trip from Baltimore. There are many great one day trips you can take from Baltimore to discover the amazing sights and stories and learn about nature, history and culture in the process. We’ve created a day trip from Baltimore guide to provide you some ideas about places to explore virtually right in your backyard. The trips can range from a one hour to just over 3 hour drive from Baltimore.