4 days in Mount Vernon & Washington DC Itinerary

4 days in Mount Vernon & Washington DC Itinerary

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4 days in Mount Vernon & Washington DC Itinerary

Start: Hampton
Drive:  3​h
1
Mount Vernon
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
End: Hampton

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Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon ©
Mount Vernon is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): contemplate the long history of George Washington's Distillery & Gristmill and then explore the galleries of George Washington's Mount Vernon.

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Hampton to Mount Vernon is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Hampton in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Mount Vernon, with lows of 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Mount Vernon

Historic Sites Museums
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George Washington's Mount Vernon ©
George Washington's Mount Vernon

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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.
National Zoological Park has been added to your itinerary. Visit Washington National Cathedral and Georgetown University for their historical value. Let the collections at National Air and Space Museum and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum capture your imagination. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Arlington National Cemetery, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, explore the activities along Tidal Basin, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns.

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Washington DC is very close to Mount Vernon. In April in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

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Arlington
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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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