13 days in Washington DC Itinerary

13 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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Washington DC

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Horseshoe Casino (in Baltimore), Gettysburg (Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center, & more) and Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center (in Chantilly). The adventure continues: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC day trip planning site .

If you are flying in from Israel, the closest major airports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. September in Washington DC sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Arlington, Horseshoe Casino, Loy's Station Covered Bridge, Scott's Run Nature Preserve
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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