9 days in Mid Atlantic Itinerary

9 days in Mid Atlantic Itinerary

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Washington DC
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Virginia Beach
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Baltimore — 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Patapsco Valley State Park, hike along Gunpowder Falls State Park, and then deepen your understanding at The Johns Hopkins University. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Great Blacks in Wax Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baltimore Basilica, then catch a live event at Oriole Park at Camden Yards, and finally contemplate the long history of Baltimore Pennsylvania Station.

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East Brunswick to Baltimore is an approximately 3-hour car ride. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Washington DC.
Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trips

Washington DC — 2 nights

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.
Explore hidden gems such as The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring and Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress.

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Traveling by car from Baltimore to Washington DC takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Washington DC are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to fly to Virginia Beach.
Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Parks
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Virginia Beach — 2 nights

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): stroll around Neptune's Park, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then let the kids burn off some steam at Grommet Island Park, and finally pause for some photo ops at Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Memorial.

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You can fly from Washington DC to Virginia Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Virginia Beach, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 73°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Williamsburg.
Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Beaches

Williamsburg — 2 nights

Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Colonial National Historical Park and Chippokes Plantation State Park. The adventure continues: make a splash at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, get engrossed in the history at Colonial Williamsburg Wetherburn Tavern, look for gifts at Whitley's Peanut Factory, and admire the striking features of Wren Building.

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Drive from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Williamsburg sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel back home.
Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Historic Sites
Side Trips