4 days in Virginia Itinerary

4 days in Virginia Itinerary

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Natural Bridge
— Few hours
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Richmond
— 1 night
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Virginia Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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Chincoteague Island
— 1 night
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Natural Bridge

Natural Bridge is an unincorporated community in Rockbridge County, Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): examine the collection at The Toy Museum at Natural Bridge of Virginia, then take in the pleasant sights at Dinosaur Kingdom II, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Great Valley Farm Brewery.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Natural Bridge trip itinerary maker app.

Philadelphia to Natural Bridge is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Philadelphia in May, things will get a bit cooler in Natural Bridge: highs are around 65°F and lows about 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Richmond.

Things to do in Natural Bridge

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums

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Richmond

The River City

The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): witness the site of a historic battle at Richmond National Battlefield Park, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Three Lakes Nature Center and Aquarium, then walk around Libby Hill Park, and finally view the masterpieces at Shockoe Bottom Clay.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Richmond trip planner.

Drive from Natural Bridge to Richmond in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Natural Bridge in May; daily highs in Richmond reach 78°F and lows reach 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Richmond

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

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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 (Sat), make a trip to King Neptune Statue on the Boardwalk, walk around Neptune's Park, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Virginia Beach trip planner.

Traveling by car from Richmond to Virginia Beach takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Virginia Beach can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Chincoteague Island.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

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Chincoteague Island

Famous for a wild breed of horses--Chincoteague Ponies--Chincoteague Island embraces the mystery of some of North America’s oldest inhabitants.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): stop by Captain Steve's Bait and Tackle, have some family-friendly fun at Surfside Golf, then sample the tasty concoctions at Black Narrows Brewing, then view the masterpieces at Tryfan Gallery, and finally don't miss a visit to Chincoteague Cultural Alliance.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Chincoteague Island trip planning app.

Drive from Virginia Beach to Chincoteague Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Virginia Beach, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Chincoteague Island, ranging from highs of 72°F to lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries · Fun & Games · Museums

Virginia travel guide

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Historic Sites · Wineries & Vineyards · Specialty Museums
Old Dominion
The home of the first permanent English colony in the New World, Virginia is a prime holiday destination for those looking to immerse themselves in American heritage. Proud of its colorful history, distinct culture, and southern drawl, Virginians see their state as the place where the imaginary line between the north and the south is drawn. With scenic beauties as diverse as its people, Virginia is a land of rolling hills, rugged mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, and secluded beaches along picturesque bays. Bordered on the east by the Atlantic and the west by the Appalachian Mountains, with rolling farmland in the middle, the state offers countless places to visit for history buffs, nature lovers, and passionate foodies.