16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Knightdale
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Floyd
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Abingdon
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Front Royal
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
5
Chincoteague Island
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
6
Williamsburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Knightdale


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4
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Visiting Fort McHenry National Monument and Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary will get you outdoors. Visit Tomb of the Unknowns and Fell's Point for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge (in Cambridge), North End Gallery (in Leonardtown) and "On Watch" Monument (in Dowell). The adventure continues: pick up some local products at Brown's Orchards and Farm Market, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, look for gifts at The Christmas Haus, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Gettysburg National Cemetery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planning site .

Knightdale to Washington DC is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. In April, daytime highs in Washington DC are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Floyd.

Things to do in Washington DC

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Baltimore, Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, "On Watch" Monument, Gettysburg National Cemetery
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1
night
Floyd

Floyd ©
Floyd is a town in Floyd County, Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Floyd Farmers Market, view the masterpieces at Troika Contemporary Crafts, look for all kinds of wild species at Rocky Knob Recreational Area, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Finders Keepers, and finally view the masterpieces at Bell Gallery and Garden. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Cockram Mill, steep yourself in history at Mabry Mill, then look for gifts at Fancy Gap Pottery and Fabric Outlet, and finally browse the fresh offerings at Southwest Virginia Farmers Market.

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Getting from Washington DC to Floyd by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly. Traveling from Washington DC in April, plan for little chillier nights in Floyd, with lows around 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Abingdon.

Things to do in Floyd

Shopping Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Meadows of Dan, Southwest Virginia Farmers Market, Fancy Gap Pottery and Fabric Outlet
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Floyd Farmers Market ©
Floyd Farmers Market
Mabry Mill ©
Mabry Mill
Rocky Knob Recreational Area ©
Rocky Knob Recreational Area

2
nights
Abingdon

Abingdon ©
Abingdon is a town in Washington County, Virginia, United States, southwest of Roanoke. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): trek along Tweetsie Trail, identify plant and animal life at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park, then find something for the whole family at Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park, then shop like a local with Benjamin Walls Gallery, and finally stroll the grounds of Sinking Spring Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): explore the landscape on two wheels at Adventure Damascus, look for gifts at Abingdon Olive Oil Company, and then ride a horse along Virginia Creeper Trail Club.

Discover how to plan a Abingdon trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Floyd to Abingdon in 2 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Front Royal.

Things to do in Abingdon

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park, Tweetsie Trail, Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park, Adventure Damascus, Benjamin Walls Gallery
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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park ©
Adventure Damascus ©
Adventure Damascus
Virginia Creeper Trail Club ©
Virginia Creeper Trail Club

1
night
Front Royal

Front Royal ©
Front Royal is a town in Warren County, Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Belle Grove Plantation, tour the pleasant surroundings at Limberlost Trail, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at White Oak Canyon Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Luray Hawksbill Greenway, take in the history at New Market State Historical Park, and then steep yourself in history at Shenandoah Valley Cultural Heritage Museum at The Edinburg Mill.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Front Royal trip planner.

Getting from Abingdon to Front Royal by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Chincoteague Island.

Things to do in Front Royal

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Luray Hawksbill Greenway, New Market State Historical Park, Limberlost Trail, White Oak Canyon Trail, Shenandoah Valley Cultural Heritage Museum at The Edinburg Mill
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Luray Hawksbill Greenway ©
Luray Hawksbill Greenway
Belle Grove Plantation ©
Belle Grove Plantation
New Market State Historical Park ©
New Market State Historical Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Tryfan Gallery, steep yourself in history at Furnace Town Living Heritage Village, then stop by MamerSass, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Bike Depot.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Chincoteague Island route planner .

Explore your travel options from Front Royal to Chincoteague Island with the Route module. In April, daytime highs in Chincoteague Island are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Furnace Town Living Heritage Village
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Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge ©
Furnace Town Living Heritage Village ©
Tryfan Gallery ©
Tryfan Gallery

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): steep yourself in history at Shirley Plantation and then steep yourself in history at Pamplin Historical Park. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by The Peanut Patch, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Noland Trail.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Williamsburg trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Chincoteague Island to Williamsburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Chincoteague Island in April, you will find days in Williamsburg are a bit warmer (73°F), and nights are about the same (50°F). On the 23rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Newport News, Shirley Plantation, The Peanut Patch, Pamplin Historical Park, St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum
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Pamplin Historical Park ©
Pamplin Historical Park
St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum ©
Shirley Plantation ©
Shirley Plantation

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