5 days in Washington DC & Virginia Beach Itinerary

5 days in Washington DC & Virginia Beach Itinerary

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Washington DC
— 2 nights
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Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and then pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC trip builder website.

Rockford to Washington DC is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Rockford in May, Washington DC is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Virginia Beach

The Resort City

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
On the 24th (Mon), examine the collection at Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum, take in the pleasant sights at Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Memorial, then learn about all things military at Military Aviation Museum, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Virginia Beach, then take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Virginia Beach online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Virginia Beach takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Virginia Beach, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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