15 days in Virginia Itinerary

15 days in Virginia Itinerary

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15 days in Virginia Itinerary

Start: Malmo
+4
train + foot + Fly + bus + taxi:  24​h
1
Chincoteague Island
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Williamsburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Luray
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Arlington
— 3 nights
+4
subway + bus + Fly + foot + train:  21​h 30​min
End: Malmo

1
night
Chincoteague Island

Chincoteague Island ©
Famous for a wild breed of horses--Chincoteague Ponies--Chincoteague Island embraces the mystery of some of North America’s oldest inhabitants.
On the 7th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Donald J. Leonard, then take in the exciting artwork at Tryfan Gallery, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Chincoteague Island online visit planner .

Malmo, Sweden to Chincoteague Island is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Malmo to Chincoteague Island is minus 6 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Malmo in June, with highs in Chincoteague Island at 32°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Wildlife Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge ©
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tryfan Gallery ©
Tryfan Gallery

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 9th (Sun), browse the exhibits of Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, then take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk, and then kick back and relax at Virginia Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, experience rural life at Hunt Club Farm, then stroll through Sandbridge Beach, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Memorial.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Virginia Beach trip maker site .

Getting from Chincoteague Island to Virginia Beach by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. June in Virginia Beach sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Virginia Beach ©
Virginia Beach
Sandbridge Beach ©
Sandbridge Beach

3
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.
Bring the kids along to Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Jamestown Settlement. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 12th (Wed) at Water Country USA. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Colonial Williamsburg and explore the galleries of Historic Jamestowne.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Williamsburg day trip planner.

Getting from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Williamsburg are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Luray.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Busch Gardens Williamsburg ©
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Water Country USA ©
Water Country USA
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

3
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Luray: Shenandoah National Park (Old Rag Mountain Hike & Bearfence Mountain) and Thomas Jefferson's Monticello (in Charlottesville). There's lots more to do: Head underground at Luray Caverns, hike along Limberlost Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Stony Man Mountain Hike, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at River Hill Wine & Spirits.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Luray online day trip planner .

You can drive from Williamsburg to Luray in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Williamsburg in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Luray, with lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Arlington.

Things to do in Luray

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Shenandoah National Park, Copper Fox Distillery, Monticello
Highlights from your plan
Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike
Luray Caverns ©
Luray Caverns
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive

3
nights
Arlington

Arlington ©
Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Arlington: Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center (in Chantilly), National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle) and George Washington's Mount Vernon (in Mount Vernon). Next up on the itinerary: explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, don't miss a visit to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, explore the landscape on two wheels at Mount Vernon Trail, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Arlington online trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Luray to Arlington by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, bus, and subway; or do a combination of taxi, flight, bus, and subway. Traveling from Luray in June, Arlington is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Arlington

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, National Museum of the Marine Corps, Old Town, George Washington's Mount Vernon
Highlights from your plan
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Mount Vernon Trail ©
Mount Vernon Trail
Theodore Roosevelt Island Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt Island Park

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