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Washington, D.C. Our Nation’s Capital
Thomas Jefferson Memorial
Vietnam War Memorial
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial
Mount Vernon Estate
©Smithsonian Institution air and space hanger
Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery
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Enjoy superb sightseeing with expert local guides including all the landmarks that make our nation’s capital famous. Unpack just once in a luxurious hotel in Arlington. We acquaint ourselves with Washington, D.C. on a relaxing motorcoach tour exploring many presidential and war memorials on the National Mall. There will be plenty of time to browse Washington, D.C.’s world-class museums including the Smithsonian’s Air & Space Museum and the American History Museum. We will also visit George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate and witness the Changing of the Guard at Arlington National Cemetery.
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Day 1 : Fly to Washington D.C.
Today we begin our historical adventure with a flight to Washington, D.C.
Our home for the next five nights will be in Arlington.
We complete our evening with a delicious Holiday Vacations Welcome Dinner.
Day 2 : Memorial Visits
This morning, enjoy breakfast at the hotel before an expert local guide joins us to share the city’s incredible history during an educational tour. We view the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, inspired by his famous I Have A Dream speech; the Washington Monument, an iconic marble obelisk that defines the city skyline; and the Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial, a testament to one of the country’s most beloved presidents. Our afternoon tour features the Jefferson Memorial, a symbol of liberty, and the Lincoln Memorial which overlooks the National Mall reflecting pool, the site of defining moments in our country’s history.
Day 3 : Our National Monuments
Today we have another fascinating day of touring. We remember the brave heroes of our nation’s history with visits to the Korean War Memorial, the World War II Memorial, and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. In addition to its granite memorial wall, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial also includes The Three Soldiers statue, a striking tribute to the diversity of America’s forces in Vietnam, and the Vietnam Women’s Memorial. Enjoy lunch followed by free time at Union Station, host to 17 presidents and numerous foreign dignitaries. Following our lunch and visit to Union Station, our touring continues.
Day 4 : Mount Vernon
Enjoy a relaxing morning before we venture out of the capital city to neighboring Virginia.
Surrounded by colonial charm, we dine at the historic Mount Vernon Inn. Later, we tour the mansion house and have time to explore the plantation estate of George and Martha Washington.
After learning about the life and times of the Father of Our Country, we return to D.C. for an evening at leisure.
Day 5 : The Smithsonian
Visit the world-renowned Smithsonian Institution, the world’s largest museum and research complex, featuring museums and galleries. These exceptional collections are often referred to as America’s Attic. Amazing exhibits highlighting the history of flight and the race to space are features at the Air & Space Museum. The Natural History Museum showcases exhibits ranging from the earliest humans to modern mammals, and the American History Museum is devoted to the cultural, social and political development of our country.
This evening we enjoy a Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner.
Day 6 : Arlington Cemetery
Today we visit Arlington National Cemetery to pay our respects. View the Kennedy gravesites, witness the Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and see the memorial honoring members of the Challenger crew.
We then board our flights home with lifelong memories of our time in our nation’s capital.
June 17, 2021 - June 22, 2021
Price Per Person
Final Payment Date: 04/18/2021
September 16, 2021 - September 21, 2021
Final Payment Date: 07/18/2021
October 14, 2021 - October 19, 2021
Final Payment Date: 08/15/2021
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