Washington is located about 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Iowa City and about 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Cedar Rapids - Iowa City.
Traveling in East Central Iowa is about seeking adventure, so make sure you jump in the car and visit some of the other towns and cities around Washington. Interesting places within a relatively short distance of Washington are Mount Pleasant, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north, and Fairfield, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northeast.
Organize some transportation and head out to Iowa City, a regional center, 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Washington. This regional center has a wide range of attractions, such as University of Iowa, Iowa Old Capitol Building and Iowa City Public Library. Iowa City has much to offer those willing to explore a little deeper. Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Kinnick Stadium and Old Capitol Museum are some of the other places you won't want to miss.
Travelers to East Central Iowa often head to the region's farms.
When it is time to relax, try out shore fishing or camping. Have you always wanted to try hot air ballooning? This region is a good place to have a go.
When it's time to say farewell to Washington, head to the nearest major airport located in Cedar Rapids, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the north.