3 days in Washington DC Itinerary

3 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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3 days in Washington DC Itinerary

Start: Chapel Hill
Fly:  3​h 30​min
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
End: Washington DC

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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.
On the 5th (Sat), take a stroll through Old Town, then get to know the fascinating history of Capitol Hill, and then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery.

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You can drive from Shepherdstown to Washington DC in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Washington DC when traveling from Shepherdstown in January, with lows around 29°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Old Town, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Old Town ©
Old Town
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

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