4 days in Gaithersburg & Western Maryland Itinerary

4 days in Gaithersburg & Western Maryland Itinerary

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Gaithersburg
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Sharpsburg
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Cumberland
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Oakland
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Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg ©
Gaithersburg, officially the City of Gaithersburg, is a city in Montgomery County, Maryland. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): trek along Billy Goat Trail, then browse the different shops at RIO Washingtonian Center, and then relax in the rural setting at Butler's Orchard.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Gaithersburg trip itinerary planning website.

Durham to Gaithersburg is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Durham in October, expect Gaithersburg to be slightly colder, temps between 67°F and 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sharpsburg.

Things to do in Gaithersburg

Outdoors · Shopping · Trails · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
RIO Washingtonian Center ©
RIO Washingtonian Center
Butler's Orchard ©
Butler's Orchard
Billy Goat Trail ©
Billy Goat Trail

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Sharpsburg

Sharpsburg ©
Sharpsburg is a town in Washington County, Maryland, United States, located approximately 13mi south of Hagerstown. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take in the history at Antietam National Battlefield.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sharpsburg day trip site.

You can drive from Gaithersburg to Sharpsburg in an hour. October in Sharpsburg sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 46°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Cumberland.

Things to do in Sharpsburg

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield

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Cumberland

Cumberland ©
Cumberland, officially the City of Cumberland, is a western gateway city and seat of Allegany County, Maryland, United States and the primary city of the Cumberland, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. On the 3rd (Sat), pick up some local products at Hill Top Fruit Market, then immerse yourself in nature at Rocky Gap State Park, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Great Allegheny Passage.

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Getting from Sharpsburg to Cumberland by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Cumberland can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Oakland.

Things to do in Cumberland

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Great Allegheny Passage ©
Great Allegheny Passage
Rocky Gap State Park ©
Rocky Gap State Park
Hill Top Fruit Market ©
Hill Top Fruit Market

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Oakland

Oakland ©
Oakland is a town in the west-central part of Garrett County, Maryland. On the 4th (Sun), stroll around Herrington Manor State Park, then admire the majestic nature at Swallow Falls State Park, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Deep Creek Lake State Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Oakland travel route tool.

Getting from Cumberland to Oakland by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Cumberland in October, expect Oakland to be slightly colder, temps between 57°F and 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oakland

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Swallow Falls State Park ©
Swallow Falls State Park
Deep Creek Lake State Park ©
Deep Creek Lake State Park
Herrington Manor State Park ©
Herrington Manor State Park

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