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Washington DC Holidays

Discover the beating heart of democracy and immerse yourself in history as you power walk in the footsteps of presidents, explore world-class museums and marvel at iconic landmarks like the majestic Lincoln Memorial and the awe-inspiring dome of the US Capitol, making every moment in DC an unforgettable journey through America's rich heritage.

So, grab your camera and get ready for an eye-opening sightseeing fix through vibrant neighbourhoods, breathtaking parks and along the famed National Mall’s grandeur strip of staggering sights! Witness the prestige and charm of the White House, the intrigue of world-renowned museums such as the National Air and Space Museum and the glorious sculptures and artwork of the National Gallery of Art.

But the magnificent capital comes to life with more than monuments, venture deeper for leafy hotspots and luxury boutique shopping, impressive restaurants, trendy quarters and a happening nightlife scene, not to mention all year-round events and festivals. Indulge your taste buds with a visit to the bustling Union Market, offering an array of mouthwatering cuisines, jump on a leisurely boat ride along the picturesque Potomac River and chill to the mellow sounds of a live jazz show in the city’s U street corridor.

General Information
Time Difference

Time zones difference between Washington DC and the UK is - 5 hours.


US Dollars

Currency can be changed at currency exchange offices, banks, as well as at the post office. In the resort areas both Visa and Mastercard cards and dollars in cash are accepted for payment.

When exchanging money, please note that currency exchange offices may charge a commission for each transaction.

Things To Do
Walk In The Footsteps Of Leaders...

Whether you’re interested in politics or simply appreciate the beauty of historic buildings, the Capitol is a must-see attraction! A stunning architectural masterpiece and an important symbol of American democracy. Its impressive dome and elegant columns make it a truly iconic sight that draws visitors from around the world. Located on the Capitol Hill, make sure you explore the surrounding neighbourhood, which is full of interesting shops, restaurants and museums.

In The Presence Of Greatness

Visit this inspiring Lincoln Memorial that honours one of America’s greatest presidents. Located in the heart of D.C, this must-see attraction is for anyone interested in history or architecture. With its majestic statue of Abraham Lincoln and its beautiful classical design, the memorial is both powerful and elegant. Take a stroll around the reflecting pool or sit on the steps and enjoy the stunning views of the National Mall. It’s the place that truly embodies the spirit of American democracy and is sure to leave a lasting impression on anyone who visits.

Immerse In The Timeless Charm

Explore Georgetown Historic District, the neighbourhood is so charming that it will definitely make you feel like you have stepped into a romantic comedy movie set. With its cobblestone streets and adorable row houses, it’s the perfect place to have a whimsical adventure with your significant other. There are plenty of boutiques and cafes to explore, so you can indulge in some retail therapy or people watching while sipping a latte. And don’t be surprised if you run into a famous politician or two- after all, this is D.C! Just be sure to wear comfortable shoes, because those cobblestones can be tricky.

Blast From The Past

Visiting Washington D.C.'s museums are a fun way to spend your day! You can travel through time at the National Museum of American History, explore the depths of the ocean at the National Museum of Natural History, or even take a journey to outer space at the Air and Space Museum. With interactive exhibits and wacky displays, you'll feel like a kid again. And the best part? Admission is usually free! So come on down and get ready to have a blast.

Symphony Between Art And Music

Catching a show at The John F. Kennedy Centre for the Performing Arts is like being whisked away to a magical land of music and dance. The acoustics are so good, you might even hear the angels sing! And with a wide range of performances, from Broadway shows to classical music concerts, there's something for everyone. Just be sure to dress to impress - you never know who you might run into in the glamorous world of the arts! And don't forget to practice your jazz hands in the mirror before you go.

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