9 days in Baltimore & Washington DC Itinerary

9 days in Baltimore & Washington DC Itinerary

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Baltimore
— 2 nights
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Washington DC
— 6 nights

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Baltimore

City of Firsts

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sagamore Spirit Distillery and then try your luck at Horseshoe Casino.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Baltimore day trip planning site.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Baltimore. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in April, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Baltimore

Casinos · Fun & Games · Breweries & Distilleries
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6
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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at National Air and Space Museum and Gettysburg National Military Park. Visit The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Cemetery & Dobbin House Tavern), Horseshoe Casino (in Baltimore) and St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church (in Harpers Ferry). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, identify plant and animal life at Hidden Oaks Nature Center, take a stroll through Old Town, and examine the collection at The National Archives Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC journey planner.

You can drive from Baltimore to Washington DC in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In April in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 49°F at night.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

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