5 days in Washington DC Itinerary

5 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.
Popular historic sites such as Antietam National Battlefield and Fort McHenry National Monument are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art. Venture out of the city with trips to Skyline Drive (in Shenandoah National Park), Copper Fox Distillery (in Sperryville) and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (in Harpers Ferry). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Old Town, get to know the fascinating history of Capitol Hill, and try to win big at Horseshoe Casino.

For photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Washington DC trip itinerary builder .

In April, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Baltimore, Antietam National Battlefield, Skyline Drive, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Copper Fox Distillery
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©

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