10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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Lorton
— Few hours
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Richmond
— 2 nights
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Williamsburg
— 2 nights
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Yorktown
— 2 nights
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Virginia Beach
— 3 nights

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Lorton

Lorton ©
Lorton is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes National Museum of the Marine Corps as well as Fredericksburg National Cemetery. On the 12th (Sat), learn about all things military at National Museum of the Marine Corps and then stroll the grounds of Fredericksburg National Cemetery.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lorton trip itinerary maker site.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Lorton. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in October, and nighttime lows around 48°F. On the 12th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Richmond.

Things to do in Lorton

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

National Museum of the Marine Corps, Fredericksburg National Cemetery
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National Museum of the Marine Corps ©
National Museum of the Marine Corps
Fredericksburg National Cemetery ©
Fredericksburg National Cemetery

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Richmond

Richmond ©
The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
On the 13th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, witness the site of a historic battle at Richmond National Battlefield Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fan District, then immerse yourself in nature at Pocahontas State Park, then contemplate the long history of Henricus Historical Park, and finally contemplate the long history of The John Marshall House.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Richmond road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Lorton to Richmond takes 1.5 hours. In October in Richmond, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Richmond

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trips

Hanover Tavern, Patrick Henry's Scotchtown, Henricus Historical Park, Westover Plantation, Pocahontas State Park
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Fan District ©
Fan District
Pocahontas State Park ©
Pocahontas State Park
Westover Plantation ©
Westover Plantation

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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Jamestown Settlement as well as Colonial Williamsburg. Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Public Hospital Museum, explore the world behind art at Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Bede Catholic Church, then hike along Greensprings Greenway Interpretative Trail, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Williamsburg Art Gallery.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Williamsburg road trip website.

You can drive from Richmond to Williamsburg in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Yorktown.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
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George Wythe House ©
George Wythe House
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church ©
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church
Public Hospital Museum ©
Public Hospital Museum

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Yorktown

Yorktown
Yorktown is a census-designated place (CDP) in York County, Virginia, United States. Yorktown Battlefield has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Hughlett Point Natural Area, stroll through Beaverdam Park, contemplate the long history of Moore House, take in the history at Yorktown Battlefield, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Yorktown National Cemetery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Episcopal Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at The Watermen's Museum, explore the galleries of American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, steep yourself in history at Lee Hall Mansion, contemplate the long history of 1750 Isle of Wight Courthouse, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Grandview Nature Preserve.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Yorktown attractions planning app.

Yorktown is very close to Williamsburg. October in Yorktown sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Yorktown

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Smithfield, Beaverdam Park, Golden Eagle Golf Club, Lee Hall Mansion, Hughlett Point Natural Area
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Colonial Parkway
Colonial Parkway
St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum ©
St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown ©
American Revolution Museum at Yorktown

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge and Kiptopeke State Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Barker House and Horseback Riding Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Virginia Beach: Merchants Millpond State Park (in Gatesville), Eastern Shore of Virginia National Wildlife Refuge (in Cape Charles) and Suffolk (Riddick's Folly House Museum & Suffolk Seaboard Station Railroad Museum). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Edgar Cayce's A.R.E. Association for Research and Enlightenment, cast your line with a fishing tour, get engrossed in the history at Wright Brothers National Memorial, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Croatan Beach.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Virginia Beach day trip planner.

You can drive from Yorktown to Virginia Beach in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in October, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Edenton, Cape Charles, Suffolk, Merchants Millpond State Park, Jockey's Ridge State Park
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Barker House ©
Barker House
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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