4 days in Virginia & Blue Ridge Itinerary

4 days in Virginia & Blue Ridge Itinerary

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Virginia Beach
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Williamsburg
— 1 night
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Alexandria
— 1 night
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Blue Ridge
— 1 night

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Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach ©

The Resort City

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 23rd (Fri), take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Virginia Beach online trip itinerary builder.

Orlando to Virginia Beach is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Orlando in October, with highs in Virginia Beach at 74°F and lows at 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Williamsburg.
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Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk

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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©

Colonial Capital

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.
On the 24th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Jamestown Settlement, take an in-depth tour of Colonial Williamsburg, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Williamsburg vacation planning app.

Drive from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. October in Williamsburg sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Alexandria.

Things to do in Williamsburg

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Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church ©
Bruton Parish Episcopal Church

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Alexandria

Alexandria ©
Just a few metro stops away from the bustle of Washington D.C., Alexandria provides a respite from the fast-paced capital.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and then make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Alexandria vacation planning tool.

Traveling by car from Williamsburg to Alexandria takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Blue Ridge.

Things to do in Alexandria

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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
John F. Kennedy Grave Site ©
John F. Kennedy Grave Site

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Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge ©

Historic High Country

A small resort town located in Georgia's "Historic High Country," Blue Ridge sits right on the national scenic trail that follows the Appalachian mountain range for over 3,300 km (2,100 mi).
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): relax in the rural setting at Mercier Orchards, then deepen your understanding at Build an Ark Animal Rescue, and then take in the awesome beauty at Blue Ridge Mountains.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Blue Ridge visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Alexandria to Blue Ridge takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Alexandria in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Blue Ridge, with lows around 48°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Blue Ridge

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Build an Ark Animal Rescue ©
Build an Ark Animal Rescue
Mercier Orchards ©
Mercier Orchards

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