2 days in Lexington & Wilmington Itinerary

2 days in Lexington & Wilmington Itinerary

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Lexington
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Wilmington
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Lexington

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Home to two prestigious educational institutions, Lexington was founded in 1778.
On the 17th (Wed), explore the striking landscape at Natural Bridge State Park, then view the masterpieces at Earth, Fire, & Spirit Pottery, and then gain insight at Virginia Military Institute.

For maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lexington trip planner.

Roanoke to Lexington is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Traveling from Roanoke in February, things will get little chillier in Lexington: highs are around 38°F and lows about 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Wilmington.

Things to do in Lexington

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

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Wilmington

— 1 night
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Airlie Gardens, then take a tour of Battleship North Carolina, and then visit Historic District.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Wilmington day trip planner.

You can drive from Lexington to Wilmington in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. When traveling from Lexington in February, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Wilmington: temperatures range from 61°F by day to 39°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Wilmington

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites