9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Baltimore
— 1 night
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
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Arlington
— 4 nights
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Charlotte
— 1 night
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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.
For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Baltimore trip itinerary planning app.

Houston to Baltimore is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Houston to Baltimore, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, Baltimore is slightly colder than Houston - with highs of 50°F and lows of 37°F. On the 20th (Fri), you're off to Washington DC.

Things to do in Baltimore

Parks · Nightlife · Museums · Tours

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Washington DC online holiday maker.

Getting from Baltimore to Washington DC by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 51°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Arlington.

Things to do in Washington DC

Highlights from your trip

4
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Arlington

National History, Local Flavor

Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Arlington: National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle), George Washington's Mount Vernon (in Mount Vernon) and Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center (in Chantilly). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Arlington National Cemetery, visit Old Town, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and appreciate the history behind Pentagon Memorial.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Arlington trip itinerary planner.

Arlington is very close to Washington DC. In December, daytime highs in Arlington are 51°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Charlotte.

Things to do in Arlington

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Outdoors

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Charlotte

The Queen City

A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get lost in a book at Billy Graham Library, then get your game on at Escape Kings, and then stop by PuckerButt Pepper Company. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Carowinds, then examine the collection at NASCAR Hall of Fame, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Catholic Church.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Charlotte trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Arlington to Charlotte by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Arlington in December, expect nights in Charlotte to be about the same, around 38°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charlotte

Theme Parks · Museums · Fun & Games · Historic Sites

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Carowinds ©
Theme Park
Carowinds
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Escape Kings ©
Entertainment Center
Escape Kings
4.9

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