5 days in Washington DC Itinerary

5 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Adkins Arboretum and National Zoological Park. Get some historical perspective at Gettysburg National Military Park and Antietam National Battlefield. When in Washington DC, make a side trip to see Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore, approximately 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns.

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In October in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Adkins Arboretum, Antietam National Battlefield, Gettysburg National Military Park, Tomb of the Unknowns, Horseshoe Casino Baltimore
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Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Military Park
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tomb of the Unknowns ©
Tomb of the Unknowns

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