District of Columbia trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

District of Columbia

Trip Planner USA  /  District of Columbia
(20,000+ reviews from 2 attractions)
Sightseeing Museums Historic Sites
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia is a sightseeing heaven with the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums. The city now boasts shopping, dining, and nightlife options befitting one of the world's major cities. Practically every visitor ends up on the centrally located 3 km (2 mi) long stretch of parkland holding the nation's finest monuments, as well as the world-famous Smithsonian Institution. To experience the true spirit of this vibrant metropolis and enjoy a well-rounded vacation, get away from neoclassical memorials for a little while and mingle with the locals at one of the city's trendy bars or restaurants. Add District of Columbia and other United States destinations to your travel plans using our United States trip generator.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to District of Columbia

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities in District of Columbia:
Sightseeing, museums, historic sites
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to District of Columbia

2 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM CHILE September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM TUNISIA June, kids, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM TUNISIA June, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: June, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: October, teens, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Boston, New York City & Washington DC BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in Washington DC BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL June, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans