7 days in Washington DC Itinerary

7 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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes White House. Step out of the city life by going to Antietam National Battlefield and Old Rag Mountain Hike. Get some cultural insight at National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Explore Washington DC's surroundings by going to Gettysburg National Military Park (in Gettysburg), Baltimore (Horseshoe Casino & Fell's Point) and Riversdale House Museum (in Riverdale Park). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, view the masterpieces at Madame Tussauds DC, and get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

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If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. In September, daytime highs in Washington DC are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Baltimore, Arlington, Gettysburg National Military Park, Riversdale House Museum, Waverly Street Gallery
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White House ©
White House
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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