6 days in Washington DC & Portland Itinerary

6 days in Washington DC & Portland Itinerary

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1
Washington DC
— 2 nights
2
Portland
— 3 nights

2
nights
Washington DC

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC online trip itinerary builder.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Washington DC. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

3
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
On the 29th (Wed), look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, thenstroll through Wildwood Trail, thenadmire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, and finally admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden. On the next day, stop by Northwest (Nob Hill), hike along Forest Park, thenget outside with Portland Timbers, and finally stroll around Tom McCall Waterfront Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Portland trip planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Portland in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in July; daily highs in Portland reach °F and lows reach °F. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Trails
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International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden

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