2 days in Virginia Itinerary

2 days in Virginia Itinerary

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Arlington
— 1 day
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Shenandoah National Park
— 1 night

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Arlington

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National History, Local Flavor

Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
On the 24th (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then steep yourself in history at Arlington National Cemetery, and then appreciate the history behind U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Arlington trip itinerary builder.

Washington DC to Arlington is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also drive; or take a subway. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in October, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Shenandoah National Park.

Things to do in Arlington

Historic Sites
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Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park ©
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
Skyline Drive has been added to your itinerary. On the 25th (Sun), explore the different monuments and memorials at Dean Cemetery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mary's Rock Summit Trail, and then take a memorable drive along Skyline Drive.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Shenandoah National Park day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Arlington to Shenandoah National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of subway, train, and taxi. Traveling from Arlington in October, Shenandoah National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive
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Skyline Drive
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