8 days in Washington DC & Bangor Itinerary

8 days in Washington DC & Bangor Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
2
Bangor
— 4 nights

3
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.
Kids will enjoy National Air and Space Museum and National Zoological Park. Next up on the itinerary: learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and get lost in a book at Library of Congress.

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The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Washington DC. In August, daytime highs in Washington DC are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Bangor.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

4
nights
Bangor

Bangor ©
Bangor is a city along the Penobscot River in the U.S. Kids will enjoy Cadillac Mountain and Precipice Trail. Change things up with these side-trips from Bangor: Winter Harbor (Winter Harbor 5&10, Schoodic Point, &more), Maine State Sea Kayak (in Southwest Harbor) and The Seal Cove Auto Museum (in Seal Cove). There's lots more to do: hike along Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Hope Garden Cemetery, see the interesting displays at Cole Land Transportation Museum, and identify plant and animal life at Orono Bog Boardwalk.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Bangor trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Bangor takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in August; daily highs in Bangor reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bangor

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Winter Harbor, Acadia National Park, Orono Bog Boardwalk, Maine State Sea Kayak, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
Cole Land Transportation Museum ©
Cole Land Transportation Museum
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail

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