8 days in Washington DC & Maryland Itinerary

8 days in Washington DC & Maryland Itinerary

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Washington DC
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Baltimore
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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.
Let the collections at National Museum of African American History and Culture and National Air and Space Museum capture your imagination. The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Old Town are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Washington DC to go to Triangle and see National Museum of the Marine Corps, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Smithsonian American Art Museum, view the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art - Sculpture Garden, get a taste of the local shopping with Torpedo Factory Art Center, and stroll through Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to Washington DC is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 15 hours. Traveling from Sydney in February, things will get colder in Washington DC: highs are around 10°C and lows about 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Baltimore.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Alexandria, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Old Town, National Museum of the Marine Corps
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National Museum of the Marine Corps ©
National Museum of the Marine Corps
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

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Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): appreciate the history behind Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine and then shop like a local with Fell's Point.

To find more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Baltimore trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Washington DC to Baltimore takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Baltimore are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Baltimore

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Fell's Point ©
Fell's Point

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