10 days in Virginia Itinerary

10 days in Virginia Itinerary

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10 days in Virginia Itinerary

Start: Gothenburg
Fly:  17​h
1
Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Williamsburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Charlottesville
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Luray
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Arlington
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: Gothenburg

2
nights
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.
On the 12th (Fri), stroll through Currituck Beach, identify plant and animal life at Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education, and then appreciate the history behind Naval Aviation Monument. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Cape Charles Beach, then explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of Virginia, and then walk around Neptune's Park.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Virginia Beach trip itinerary planner.

Gothenburg, Sweden to Virginia Beach is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Gothenburg to Virginia Beach, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Gothenburg in June: high temperatures in Virginia Beach hover around 34°C and lows are around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Corolla, Cape Charles Beach, Children's Museum of Virginia
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Currituck Beach ©
Currituck Beach
Children's Museum of Virginia ©
Children's Museum of Virginia

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): stop by R.P. Wallace & Sons General Store, grab your bike and head to Freedom Park, then have some family-friendly fun at Go-Karts Plus, and finally admire the striking features of Wren Building. Here are some ideas for day two: make a splash at Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg, then get your game on at Bounce House & Laser Tag, and then stroll around Waller Mill Park.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Williamsburg trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Parks Theme Parks Fun & Games
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Freedom Park ©
Freedom Park
Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg ©
Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg
Go-Karts Plus ©
Go-Karts Plus

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.
On the 16th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Ivy Creek Natural Area, then stroll through Saunders-Monticello Trail, and then deepen your understanding at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Charlottesville trip planner .

You can drive from Williamsburg to Charlottesville in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Charlottesville can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Luray.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Parks Outdoors Trails
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1
night
Luray

Luray ©
Nestled in the heart of the valley formed by the Shenandoah River, Luray draws visitors with a vast underground cavern system adorned with stalactites, stalagmites, and mirrored pools.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): hike along Luray Hawksbill Greenway, then get your game on at The Garden Maze, then examine the collection at Luray Valley Museum, and finally hike along Massanutten Storybook Trail.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Luray sightseeing tool .

Traveling by car from Charlottesville to Luray takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in June, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Arlington.

Things to do in Luray

Outdoors Trails Parks
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The Garden Maze ©
The Garden Maze
Luray Valley Museum ©
Luray Valley Museum

2
nights
Arlington

Arlington ©
Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Long Branch Nature Center, then grab your bike and head to Mount Vernon Trail, and then stroll around Gravelly Point Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): don't miss a visit to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, take in panoramic vistas at The Observation Deck at CEB Tower, then identify plant and animal life at Gulf Branch Nature Center, and finally walk around Bluemont Park.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Arlington sightseeing site .

Traveling by car from Luray to Arlington takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Luray in June since evenings lows in Arlington dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Arlington

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Mount Vernon Trail ©
Mount Vernon Trail
Gravelly Point Park
Gravelly Point Park
Gulf Branch Nature Center ©
Gulf Branch Nature Center

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