4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park & Victorian Photography Studio). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at White House, appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC online route planner .

In August, daytime highs in Washington DC are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

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Gettysburg
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National Air and Space Museum
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Tidal Basin

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