8 days in Washington DC Itinerary

8 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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Washington DC
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Washington DC

Washington DC
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Gettysburg National Military Park and National Mall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Horseshoe Casino Baltimore (in Baltimore), Great Falls Park (in McLean) and Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides (in Gettysburg). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary planning site .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. In April, daytime highs in Washington DC are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Arlington, Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, Great Falls Park
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Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Military Park
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Tomb of the Unknowns ©
Tomb of the Unknowns

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