Columbia Travel Guide
Time to start creating your spectacular Columbia getaway! Let the crafty team here at Orbitz bundle up irrestistible flight and hotel options. You'll save up to $369^ if you bundle your bookings. All you have to do is select your desired airfares, hotels, rental cars and experiences. And remember — you'll be able to customize your getaway by picking from 500 airlines and no less than 500,000 accommodations globally. The choice is all yours! There are limitless available options when it comes to where you can go and what you can see. An awe-inspiring escape is waiting for you!
Where is Columbia?Columbia — you've heard so much about the place, you're dying to visit but don't have an inkling where it is? Allow us to point you in the right direction. It's a neighborhood in the much-loved city of Baltimore. You'll find it located 15 miles to the west of the downtown area. Forget the sights — it's the locals that make a place tick. Here in Baltimore, you'll find 600,000 of them.
Places to Visit in Columbia
Check out the hottest local acts at Merriweather Post Pavilion, a popular music venue. Need more close by options? For many travelers, it's just not a vacation without an excursion to the mall. Plan a stop at The Mall in Columbia where you can spend the entire day looking around its impressive selection of retail outlets and eateries. But wait, there's still more. Does it leave you with an impression? What was the creator attempting to achieve? Ask yourself these questions as you wander the halls of Maryland Museum of African Art, an esteemed art institution.
Car Rentals in Columbia
Adventure is waiting for you, and the best way to find it is with the freedom of your own ride. See and do more by checking out car rentals in Columbia with the help of Orbitz. Collect your vehicle from Hertz at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and you can go directly from the terminal to the open road. Arriving in the city? Budget is located just 2 miles from the middle of town at 7290 Cradlerock Way, Suite A. Avis is another great outlet available to you. It can be located at 7290 Cradlerock Way Suite A, a mere 2 miles from the town center.
Where to stay in Columbia – Hotel Accommodation
Orbitz can help you get the best deal! Presently, there are 25 hotels in Columbia. Select the facilities and amenities to suit your traveling needs. We'll try to make organizing your vacation as simple as possible. Recommended accommodations include The Wayside Inn Bed & Breakfast and Homewood Columbia Laurel.
Nearest Airports to Columbia
Arriving by air? You'll be soaking up the sights and sounds of Baltimore in no time! Situated 11 miles east of Columbia, Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) is the closest terminal.
Popular Places to Visit Near Columbia
Ellicott City is one of the options to visit while you are in Columbia. It is located around 4 miles away.
No Cancellation Fees
It goes without saying that plans can change in a nanosecond, which is why we won't charge a fee if you need to cancel your booking.^ However, it might be wise to see if your hotel and airline have a similar policy.