2 days in Washington DC & Louisville Itinerary

2 days in Washington DC & Louisville Itinerary

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Washington DC
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Louisville
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Capitol Hill, then get a sense of history and politics at Smithsonian Institution Building, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Washington DC. In August in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Capitol Hill ©
Capitol Hill
Smithsonian Institution Building ©
Smithsonian Institution Building

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Louisville

Louisville ©

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): stroll the grounds of Cave Hill Cemetery, examine the collection at Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle), and then examine the collection at Muhammad Ali Center.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Louisville journey maker.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Louisville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Louisville are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

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Cave Hill Cemetery ©
Cave Hill Cemetery
Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle) ©
Muhammad Ali Center ©
Muhammad Ali Center

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