7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Washington DC
Drive:  3 h
1
Harpers Ferry
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
2
Gettysburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Sandy Spring
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
4
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Drive:  30 min
5
Arlington
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
6
Mount Vernon
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 30 min
7
Williamsburg
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Fredericksburg
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
End: Washington DC

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day
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park.

For ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Harpers Ferry trip itinerary maker app.

Washington DC to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 1.5- hour train ride. You can also drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Washington DC in July since evenings lows in Harpers Ferry dip to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

1
night
Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Gettysburg National Military Park has been added to your itinerary.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Gettysburg trip planner.

Drive from Harpers Ferry to Gettysburg in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in July, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sandy Spring.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Cemetery ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery

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hours
Sandy Spring

Sandy Spring
Sandy Spring, Maryland is an unincorporated community in Montgomery County, Maryland.GeographySandy Spring's boundaries are roughly Brooke Road and Dr. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Underground Railroad Experience Trail Hikes. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): hike along Underground Railroad Experience Trail Hikes.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Sandy Spring online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Gettysburg to Sandy Spring in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Sandy Spring can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Sandy Spring

Trails Outdoors Parks

3
nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes National World War II Memorial, The National Archives Museum, President Lincoln's Cottage, and other attractions. Go for a jaunt from Washington DC to Arlington to see Mount Vernon Trail about 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery.

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Traveling by car from Sandy Spring to Washington DC takes an hour. Traveling from Sandy Spring in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Washington DC, with lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Arlington.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Trails

Side Trip

Arlington
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Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Mount Vernon Trail ©
Mount Vernon Trail
National World War II Memorial ©
National World War II Memorial

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Arlington

Arlington ©
Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial and then appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial.

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Arlington is very close to Washington DC. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 73°F. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Mount Vernon.
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Lincoln Memorial ©
Lincoln Memorial
Jefferson Memorial ©
Jefferson Memorial

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hours
Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon
Mount Vernon is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mount Vernon day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Arlington to Mount Vernon takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Arlington in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Mount Vernon, with lows of 68°F. You'll set off for Williamsburg on the 27th (Sat).

Things to do in Mount Vernon

Historic Sites Museums Tours

few
hours
Williamsburg

Williamsburg
Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Williamsburg online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Mount Vernon to Williamsburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of subway, flight, and bus. July in Williamsburg sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 73°F at night. On the 27th (Sat), you're off to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

1
night
Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg is an independent city located in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the Eastern United States. To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Fredericksburg route planning app.

Traveling by car from Williamsburg to Fredericksburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 69°F. On the 28th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Wineries Parks Outdoors

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