5 days in Washington DC Itinerary

5 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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5 days in Washington DC Itinerary

Start: Anchorage
Drive:  74​h
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Washington DC
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End: Washington DC

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Washington DC

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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.
On the 3rd (Wed), try your luck at Horseshoe Casino, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then deepen your understanding at Georgetown University. On the 4th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Zoological Park.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC holiday planner.

Anchorage to Washington DC is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also do a combination of car, flight, bus, and subway; or drive. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Anchorage to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Anchorage in July; daily highs in Washington DC reach 89°F and lows reach 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Horseshoe Casino, Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary
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Horseshoe Casino ©
Horseshoe Casino
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral

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