10 days in Charlottesville, Lynchburg & Hot Springs Itinerary

10 days in Charlottesville, Lynchburg & Hot Springs Itinerary

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10 days in Charlottesville, Lynchburg & Hot Springs Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Charlottesville
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Lynchburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Hot Springs
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Charlottesville
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Dallas

1
night
Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©
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.
James Monroe's Highland has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): steep yourself in history at Monticello and then admire the landmark architecture of University of Virginia.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Charlottesville trip itinerary maker .

Dallas to Charlottesville is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Dallas to Charlottesville, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dallas in August, expect Charlottesville to be a bit cooler, temps between 84°F and 65°F. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Lynchburg.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Monticello ©
Monticello
University of Virginia ©
University of Virginia
James Monroe's Highland ©
James Monroe's Highland

3
nights
Lynchburg

Lynchburg ©
Lynchburg is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Court House Hill, Appomattox Court House National Historical Park, Presbyterian Cemetery, and other attractions you added. There's still lots to do: admire all the interesting features of Old City Cemetery.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Lynchburg route maker website .

Getting from Charlottesville to Lynchburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Lynchburg are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Mon) before leaving for Hot Springs.

Things to do in Lynchburg

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park, Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest
Highlights from your plan
Old City Cemetery ©
Old City Cemetery
Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest ©

4
nights
Hot Springs

Hot Springs ©
Hot Springs is a census-designated place (CDP) in Bath County, Virginia, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Caverns At Natural Bridge as well as Falling Springs Waterfall. Venture out of the city with trips to Hillsboro (Locust Creek Bridge & Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park) and C & O Railway Heritage Center (in Clifton Forge). There's more to do: play a few rounds at The Homestead.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Hot Springs travel planner.

Drive from Lynchburg to Hot Springs in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Lynchburg in August, expect Hot Springs to be little chillier, temps between 71°F and 57°F. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Fri) before leaving for Charlottesville.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Historic Sites Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hillsboro, Caverns At Natural Bridge, Falling Springs Waterfall, C & O Railway Heritage Center
Highlights from your plan
Droop Mountain Battlefield State Park ©
Caverns At Natural Bridge ©
Caverns At Natural Bridge
Falling Springs Waterfall ©
Falling Springs Waterfall

1
night
Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes James Madison's Montpelier as well as Frontier Culture Museum. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Frontier Culture Museum and then steep yourself in history at James Madison's Montpelier.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Charlottesville travel route builder site .

You can drive from Hot Springs to Charlottesville in 2 hours. In August, Charlottesville is somewhat warmer than Hot Springs - with highs of 84°F and lows of 65°F. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Frontier Culture Museum, James Madison's Montpelier
Highlights from your plan
James Madison's Montpelier ©
James Madison's Montpelier
Frontier Culture Museum ©
Frontier Culture Museum

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