11 days in Washington DC Itinerary

11 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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Washington DC
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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: Horseshoe Casino Baltimore (in Baltimore), Gettysburg National Military Park (in Gettysburg) and Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center (in Chantilly). Spend the 1st (Mon) exploring nature at Great Falls Park. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and ponder the world of politics at The White House.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC vacation planner.

In December in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 52°F during the day and 38°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arlington, Gettysburg National Military Park, Seneca Creek State Park, Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, Great Falls Park
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National Zoological Park
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin

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