18 days in Washington DC Itinerary

18 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.
Visit Washington National Cathedral and Old Town for their historical value. National Air and Space Museum and Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: St. Michaels (The Candleberry Shoppe, Olivins, &more), Mount Vernon Antique Center (in Alexandria) and Mason Neck State Park (in Lorton). Spend the 25th (Tue) exploring nature at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Spend the 21st (Fri) exploring nature at Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens. There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

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If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. October in Washington DC sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

St. Michaels, Baltimore, Easton, Alexandria, Arlington
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National Air and Space Museum
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National Gallery of Art

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