8 days in Washington DC, National Harbor & North Beach Itinerary

8 days in Washington DC, National Harbor & North Beach Itinerary

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Washington DC
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National Harbor
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North Beach
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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes International Spy Museum, Bureau of Engraving and Printing, White House, and other attractions you added. You'll explore and learn at National Air and Space Museum and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Arlington National Cemetery and The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Step out of Washington DC with an excursion to North Beach in North Beach--about 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, browse the eclectic array of goods at Eastern Market, and get to know the fascinating history of National Mall.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Washington DC. July in Washington DC sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to National Harbor.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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National Harbor

National Harbor
National Harbor is a development along the Potomac River in Oxon Hill, Prince George's County, Maryland just south of Washington, D.C. For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the National Harbor journey planner.

National Harbor is just a short distance from Washington DC. In August, daily temperatures in National Harbor can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. You'll set off for North Beach on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in National Harbor

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

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North Beach

North Beach
North Beach is a town in Calvert County, Maryland. For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the North Beach trip builder website.

Traveling by car from National Harbor to North Beach takes an hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from National Harbor in August: highs in North Beach hover around 82°F, while lows dip to 70°F. You will leave for home on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in North Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Theme Parks · Wildlife

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