1 day in Charlottesville Itinerary

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Situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is perhaps best known as the home of three of the United States' founding fathers, including Thomas Jefferson.
On the 29th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of University of Virginia, then contemplate the long history of James Monroe's Highland, then get a taste of the local shopping with Michie Tavern ca. 1784, and finally admire all the interesting features of Monticello.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Charlottesville travel planner .

In May, daytime highs in Charlottesville are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

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Monticello ©
Monticello
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University of Virginia
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Michie Tavern ca. 1784

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