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.
You'll explore and learn at National Air and Space Museum and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Gettysburg National Military Park and The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Venture out of the city with trips to Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Cemetery & Little Round Top). Next up on the itinerary: explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, admire the masterpieces at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and get to know the fascinating history of National Mall.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planner .

In May, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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Gettysburg, Arlington
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
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National Gallery of Art

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