4 days in Baltimore, Washington DC & Chincoteague Island Itinerary

4 days in Baltimore, Washington DC & Chincoteague Island Itinerary

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Baltimore
— 1 day
Drive
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
Drive
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Chincoteague Island
— 1 night
Taxi to Salisbury, Fly to Birmingham

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Baltimore

— 1 day

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): examine the collection at USS Torsk and then sample some tasty brews at City Brew Tours.

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Birmingham to Baltimore is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Birmingham to Baltimore, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Birmingham in October: highs in Baltimore hover around 70°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Baltimore

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums
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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.
On the 29th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at National Museum of African American History and Culture, then admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, then admire the masterpieces at Smithsonian American Art Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Capitol Hill. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along U.S. National Arboretum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, then take in nature's colorful creations at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, and finally explore the world behind art at The Phillips Collection.

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Getting from Baltimore to Washington DC by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Chincoteague Island.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Trails
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Chincoteague Island

— 1 night
Famous for a wild breed of horses--Chincoteague Ponies--Chincoteague Island embraces the mystery of some of North America’s oldest inhabitants.
On the 31st (Sun), explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Depot and then look for gifts at Sundial Books.

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Getting from Washington DC to Chincoteague Island by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Chincoteague Island can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Trails · Shopping · Parks · Outdoors
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