4 days in Maryland Itinerary

4 days in Maryland Itinerary

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4 days in Maryland Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
train:  45​min
1
Baltimore
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Ocean City
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Baltimore

Baltimore ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Baltimore: U.S. Naval Academy (in Annapolis) and St. Michaels (Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum & Lyon Distilling Company). There's still lots to do: try to win big at Horseshoe Casino, admire all the interesting features of Oriole Park at Camden Yards, observe the fascinating underwater world at National Aquarium, and make a trip to Inner Harbor.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Baltimore trip itinerary planner.

Washington DC to Baltimore is an approximately 1-hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Baltimore are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Baltimore

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

St. Michaels, U.S. Naval Academy
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U.S. Naval Academy ©
U.S. Naval Academy
Horseshoe Casino ©
Horseshoe Casino
Oriole Park at Camden Yards ©
Oriole Park at Camden Yards

1
night
Ocean City

Ocean City ©
One of the country's favorite vacation resorts, Ocean City draws nearly 8 million visitors annually with its oceanfront boardwalk, clean beaches, and amusement parks.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): examine the collection at Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum, walk around Northside Park, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean City Beach, and finally take in the waterfront at Ocean City Boardwalk.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Ocean City trip planner .

You can drive from Baltimore to Ocean City in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Baltimore in May, you will find days in Ocean City are slightly colder (69°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Ocean City Beach ©
Ocean City Beach
Ocean City Boardwalk ©
Ocean City Boardwalk
Northside Park ©
Northside Park

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