8 days in Washington DC Itinerary

8 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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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.
Old Town and Arlington National Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gettysburg National Military Park and Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Breezy Point Beach and Campground (in Chesapeake Beach), Gettysburg (Eisenhower National Historic Site & The Lion Potter) and Baltimore (Fell's Point & Horseshoe Casino Baltimore). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and steep yourself in history at Ford's Theatre.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC itinerary maker.

If you are flying in from Puerto Rico, the closest major airports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. In May in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Baltimore, Takoma Park Farmers Market, Old Town, Breezy Point Beach
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National Gallery of Art
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National Air and Space Museum

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