7 days in Washington DC Itinerary

7 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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7 days in Washington DC Itinerary

Start: Virginia Beach
Drive:  4​h
1
Washington DC
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Virginia Beach

6
nights
Washington DC

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Washington Monument and Mount Vernon Place, Lexington Market, Historic Ships in Baltimore, and other attractions. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: George Washington's Mount Vernon (in Mount Vernon) and The Awakening Sculpture (in National Harbor). The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

Before you visit Washington DC, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Virginia Beach to Washington DC is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Baltimore, Arlington, National Harbor, Old Town, George Washington's Mount Vernon
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