8 days in Marietta & Washington DC Itinerary

8 days in Marietta & Washington DC Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Atlanta
Drive:  30 min
1
Marietta
— 3 nights
Fly + Subway:  4 h 30 min
2
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Subway + Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Atlanta

3
nights
Marietta

Marietta ©
Marietta is located in central Cobb County, Georgia, United States, and is the county's seat and largest city.As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 56,579. Get out of town with these interesting Marietta side-trips: Adventures Unlimited (in Ocoee), River Rafting & Tubing (in Ducktown) and Mercier Orchards (in Blue Ridge). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Booth Western Art Museum, have some family-friendly fun at Escape Mission Chattanooga, hike along McFarlane Nature Park, and admire the majestic nature at Red Top Mountain State Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Marietta day trip planning app.

Atlanta to Marietta is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Marietta can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Marietta

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Cartersville, Chattanooga, Adventures Unlimited, River Rafting & Tubing, Mercier Orchards
Highlights from your plan
Adventures Unlimited ©
Adventures Unlimited
River Rafting & Tubing
Booth Western Art Museum ©
Booth Western Art Museum

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Gettysburg (Little Round Top, Gettysburg National Military Park, &more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Washington DC tour planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Marietta to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Arlington National Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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