3 days in Virginia Itinerary

3 days in Virginia Itinerary

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3 days in Virginia Itinerary

Start: Raleigh
Drive:  2​h
1
Scottsburg
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Luray
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Williamsburg
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Raleigh

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day
Scottsburg

Scottsburg ©
Scottsburg is a town in Halifax County, Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Staunton River State Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Scottsburg day trip website .

Raleigh to Scottsburg is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Traveling from Raleigh in July, expect nights in Scottsburg to be about the same, around 68°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 85°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Luray.

Things to do in Scottsburg

Parks Nature
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Staunton River State Park ©
Staunton River State Park

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take a memorable drive along Skyline Drive and then take in breathtaking views at Luray Caverns.

You can plan Luray trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Scottsburg to Luray by car takes about 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Luray are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Luray

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Side Trip

Skyline Drive
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Luray Caverns ©
Luray Caverns
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive

1
night
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 8th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Williamsburg trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Luray to Williamsburg takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. Traveling from Luray in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Williamsburg, with lows of 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Theme Parks
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Busch Gardens Williamsburg ©
Busch Gardens Williamsburg

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