10 days in Maryland & Anacortes Itinerary

10 days in Maryland & Anacortes Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States holiday planner

Make it your trip
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Berlin
— 1 day
Drive
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Solomons
— 2 nights
Drive
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Baltimore
— 3 nights
Fly to Seattle, Shuttle to Anacortes
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Anacortes
— 4 nights

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Berlin

— 1 day
Berlin is a town in Worcester County, Maryland, United States which includes its own historical Berlin Commercial District. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Assateague State Park, then stop by A Little Bit Sheepish, and then make a trip to Main Street Berlin.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Berlin day trip app.

Washington DC to Berlin is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Washington DC in April, with highs in Berlin at 61°F and lows at 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Solomons.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Solomons

— 2 nights
Solomons, also known as Solomons Island, is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Calvert County, Maryland, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Lyon Rum Distillery, get engrossed in the history at Harriet Tubman Museum and Educational Center, then look for all kinds of wild species at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, and finally make a trip to Choptank River Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Historic St. Mary's City, then expand your understanding of the military at "On Watch" Monument, and then enjoy the sea views from Calvert Marine Museum and Drum Point Lighthouse.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Solomons trip tool.

Traveling by car from Berlin to Solomons takes 3.5 hours. April in Solomons sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 47°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Baltimore.

Things to do in Solomons

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Baltimore

— 3 nights

City of Firsts

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.
Visit Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine and Maryland State House for their historical value. Explore hidden gems such as U.S. Naval Academy and Quiet Waters Park. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baltimore Basilica, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Alphonsus Church, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Aquarium.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Baltimore trip planning site.

You can drive from Solomons to Baltimore in 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Anacortes.

Things to do in Baltimore

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Anacortes

— 4 nights
Anacortes is a city in Skagit County, Washington, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Predators of the Heart. Escape the urban bustle at Guemes Channel Trail and Tommy Thompson Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Anacortes side-trips: Iverson Spit Waterfront Preserve (in Camano Island) and Skagit Wildlife Area (in Mount Vernon). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Rosario Beach, stop by Olive Shoppe Ginger Grater la Conner, stroll around Causland Memorial Park, and sample the fine beverages at Valley Shine Distillery.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Anacortes trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Baltimore to Anacortes takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, subway, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Baltimore to Anacortes is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Baltimore in May, expect Anacortes to be a bit cooler, temps between 64°F and 47°F. On the 7th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Anacortes

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Maryland travel guide

4.1
Casinos · Specialty Museums · Aquariums
The Old Line State
Perhaps best known as the birthplace of religious and political freedom in the United States, Maryland retains the spirit of colonial America, with stately 18th-century villages and historical landmarks. Although it's one of the nation's smallest states, there is no shortage of things to do here and you may find your itinerary fills up quickly. Make time in your vacation to tour Maryland's diverse landscape, which includes mountain peaks, picturesque Atlantic coastline, and the bustling city of Baltimore. Military buffs will enjoy touring the state's four Civil War Trails, where you can follow the footsteps of U.S. soldiers, or visiting the port city of Annapolis, home to the United States Naval Academy.