8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Norfolk
Fly:  4​h
Tampa
— 1 night
bus:  2​h
Gainesville
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Crestview
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h 30​min
Virginia Beach
— 4 nights
Drive:  30​min
Norfolk

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Tampa

Tampa ©
Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Florida Aquarium and then take in the views from Sunshine Skyway Bridge.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampa road trip site .

Norfolk to Tampa is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. While traveling from Norfolk, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Tampa, ranging from highs of 92°F to lows of 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Gainesville.

Things to do in Tampa

#Zoos & Aquariums, #Parks
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The Florida Aquarium ©
The Florida Aquarium
Sunshine Skyway Bridge ©
Sunshine Skyway Bridge

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Gainesville

Gainesville ©
Gainesville is the county seat and largest city in Alachua County, Florida, United States, and the principal city of the Gainesville, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, learn more about the world around you at Florida Museum of Natural History, and then identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Rainforest.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Gainesville day trip website .

You can take a bus from Tampa to Gainesville in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Tampa in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Gainesville, with lows of 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Crestview.

Things to do in Gainesville

#Museums, #Parks, #Wildlife
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Florida Museum of Natural History ©
Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art ©
Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art

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Crestview

Crestview
Crestview is a city in Okaloosa County, Florida, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge Zoological Park.

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You can drive from Gainesville to Crestview in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Gainesville to Crestview. August in Crestview sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Crestview

#Zoos & Aquariums, #Outdoors, #Parks

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Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach ©
Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Wright Brothers National Memorial and Jamestown Settlement. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Virginia Beach: Jockey's Ridge State Park (in Nags Head), Williamsburg (Colonial Williamsburg, Historic Jamestowne, & more) and The Monument to a Century of Flight (in Kitty Hawk). It doesn't end there: stroll through Virginia Beach and explore and take pictures at Battleship Wisconsin.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Crestview to Virginia Beach. The time zone difference when traveling from Crestview to Virginia Beach is 1 hour. When traveling from Crestview in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Virginia Beach: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

#Historic Sites, #Theme Parks, #Museums

Side Trips

Williamsburg, The Monument to a Century of Flight, Battleship Wisconsin, Jockey's Ridge State Park, Wright Brothers National Memorial
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Wright Brothers National Memorial ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Jamestowne

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