9 days in Washington DC Itinerary

9 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like National Museum of African American History and Culture and Great Falls Park. Appreciate the collections at National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts (in Vienna), National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle) and Old Rag Mountain Hike (in Shenandoah National Park). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, admire the masterpieces at Smithsonian American Art Museum, wander the streets of Old Town, and admire the natural beauty at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC online visit planner.

If you are flying in from Saudi Arabia, the closest major aiports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Cambridge, Gettysburg, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, U.S. Naval Academy, Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Marine Corps ©
National Museum of the Marine Corps
Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike
Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge ©
Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

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