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Washington & The Capital Region

On holidays to Washington DC and the Capital Region discover America’s civil rights story, visit Civil War battlegrounds, journey from the coast to the mountains and enjoy delightful local food and drink. Start your adventure in Washington DC: home of the White House and immortalised in countless movies and TV shows. This spectacular and walkable city boasts 17 free museums, galleries and a zoo as well as a collection of world-famous monuments. Walk around the peaceful Reflecting Pool, gaze in awe at the Washington Monument and take some time to reflect at the moving Vietnam War Memorial. On your Capital Region road trip you will journey from the sweeping bays and protected shorelines of Maryland up into the hills of Virginia. Here you will find the legendary Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah National Park. Holidays to the Capital Region combine history and scenery for a true view of all things American.

  • Abraham Lincoln monument, Washington DC. Holidays to the Capital Region

  • Capitol Building, Washington. Holidays to the Capital Region

  • Lincoln Monument, Washington. Holidays to the Capital Region

  • Sunset, Washington. Holidays to the Capital Region

  • The Governors Palace, Williamsburg, Virginia. Holidays to the Capital Region

  • The White House, Washington DC. Holidays to the Capital Region

  • The White House, Washington. Holidays to the Capital Region

  • US Capitol Building, Washington DC. Holidays to the Capital Region

  • Washington Monument, Washington DC. Holidays to the Capital Region

  • Washington Monument, Washington. Holidays to the Capital Region

AVERAGE TEMPERATURE

Information below is based on average highest temperature for each month.

  • 6℃
  • 8℃
  • 13℃
  • 19℃
  • 25℃
  • 29℃
  • 31℃
  • 31℃
  • 27℃
  • 21℃
  • 15℃
  • 9℃
  • 12
  • 9
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 14
  • 14
  • 12
  • 11
  • 11
  • 11
  • 11

Information above is based on the average number of days which experience some form of rainfall for each month.

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When to Visit

Below gives you information and a rating of the best time of year to visit.

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