4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

Start: Jackson
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Jackson

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.
You've added George Washington's Mount Vernon, U.S. National Arboretum, White House, and other attractions to your itinerary. National Air and Space Museum and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Washington National Cathedral and National Mall. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and contemplate the long history of Georgetown University.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC attractions planner.

Jackson to Washington DC is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Jackson in December; daily highs in Washington DC reach 51°F and lows reach 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arlington, Riversdale House Museum, Great Falls Park, George Washington's Mount Vernon
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Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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