8 days in Miami & Washington DC Itinerary

8 days in Miami & Washington DC Itinerary

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Miami
— 3 nights
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Washington DC
— 4 nights

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Miami

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Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lincoln Road and Ocean Drive. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Art Deco Historic District and St Patrick Catholic Church. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, see the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum, browse the different shops at Bayside Marketplace, and wander the streets of Espanola Way.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Miami trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Fort Lauderdale to Miami is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Miami can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks

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Lincoln Road
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South Beach
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Historic Walking Area
Art Deco Historic District
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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.
Popular historic sites such as Washington National Cathedral and Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens are in your itinerary. Let the collections at National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg National Military Park, &more). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, contemplate the long history of Georgetown University, admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC journey planner.

You can fly from Miami to Washington DC in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Miami in October, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Washington DC: temperatures range from 71°F by day to 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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