4 days in Virginia Itinerary

4 days in Virginia Itinerary

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Virginia Beach
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Williamsburg
— 1 night
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Charlottesville
— 1 night
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Alexandria
— 1 night

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Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company, stroll through Virginia Beach, and then take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Virginia Beach driving holiday app.

New York City to Virginia Beach is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Virginia Beach are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Virginia Beach ©
Virginia Beach
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company ©
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company

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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 10th (Sat): take a tour of Jamestown Settlement and then steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Williamsburg trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

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Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©
Situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is perhaps best known as the home of three of the United States' founding fathers, including Thomas Jefferson.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): experience rural life at Carter Mountain Orchard, admire the natural beauty at Monticello, and then take in the exciting artwork at C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Charlottesville vacation planning site.

You can drive from Williamsburg to Charlottesville in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Williamsburg in October since evenings lows in Charlottesville dip to 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Alexandria.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Monticello ©
Monticello
Carter Mountain Orchard ©
Carter Mountain Orchard
C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery ©
C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery

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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 12th (Mon): take a stroll through Old Town, get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then contemplate the long history of Arlington National Cemetery, and finally make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Alexandria online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Charlottesville to Alexandria in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and subway. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in October, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Arlington
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Old Town ©
Old Town

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