4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  2​h
1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Chicago

3
nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Renwick Gallery, National Museum of American History, National Air and Space Museum, and other attractions.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC trip app .

Chicago to Washington DC is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Washington DC is 1 hour. In September in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
United States Capitol ©
United States Capitol
White House ©
White House

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