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Want to explore the political heart of the United States of America? Book flights to Washington and admire its monuments or discover the trendy U Street Historic District. See the Declaration of Independence in the National Archives and enjoy the view from the Old Post Office Pavilion. On the opposite side of the Potomac River, you’ll find the grave of John F. Kennedy at Arlington Cemetery. Washington is full of unforgettable impressions.
All the way along the National Mall you’ll find Washington’s finest icons. Walk to the base of Washington Monument to see a straight line to the US Capitol building, the White House and Lincoln Memorial. You are now at the political heart of the USA. You can also visit some of the many stunning museums and memorials on the Mall. These include the National Museum of Natural History, the Holocaust Museum and the momentous war memorials. Washington is the ideal destination for a city trip and the perfect starting point for a longer holiday in the USA. Expect to be surprised: book a flight to Washington now!
Compared to the grandeur of the Mall there is no starker contrast than the elegant Georgetown district. Wander along the cobblestoned streets full of 18th-century homes and breathe in the magical atmosphere created by historic street lamps. Fancy going out on the town? The district is adjacent to Georgetown University and its many students enjoy an exciting nightlife with cocktail bars, trendy cafés and lively clubs – plenty of options to choose from!
Looking for a cheap flight to Washington? With KLM, your holiday begins the moment you step onboard. Your journey will fly by with your own entertainment set on intercontinental flights: free films, games and music. Enjoy our selection of snacks or a tasty dinner and drinks. Add in our many handy extra services (some available for a supplement) and you’ll be in the USA before you know it.