Our Signature Event

Come walk with us for a world class walking adventure alongside walkers from around the world!

This event is an IML/IVV sanctioned three day event of Fun, Fitness and International Friendships. The IML sanctioned walk event is two days, Saturday and Sunday. There are IVV sanctioned walk, bicycling, and swim events available for all three days.

Join walkers from all over the world on our trails as they wind past iconic memorials and through sacred grounds in Arlington, VA and Washington DC.

Walk for the Freedom Walk Medal

• IML Trails from 6 to 14 miles (10 to 22 kilometers)

• AVA/IVV Welcome Walk 3 or 6 Miles (5, 10 Kilometers)

• One Bike Event

• One Swim Event


All walks begin and end at the host hotel, Hilton Arlington National Landing, 2399 Richmond Hwy, Arlington, VA 22202.

The hotel is located .5 of a mile from the Pentagon City Metro station which is part of the Washington Metro-rail system (http://www.wmata.com).  The hotel has paid parking. There is also paid parking available on the local streets. Note that parking can be a problem in this downtown area. Please arrive early and pay attention to parking restrictions on meters.

WALKING DIRECTIONS: Exit metro toward S. Hayes St. At the top of the escalators make a hard turn heading toward the stop light. At the stop light, cross S. Hayes St. and turn left. At S 12th St. turn right and go 2 blocks. Cross and turn left at S. Eads St. Turn right on S 11th St. Go about 300 feet and turn left towards hotel lobby.