5 days in Lorton & Tacoma Itinerary

5 days in Lorton & Tacoma Itinerary

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Tacoma
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Lorton

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Lorton is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. On the 9th (Fri), contemplate the long history of George Washington's Distillery & Gristmill, admire the striking features of George Washington's Mount Vernon, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Burke Lake Park. Here are some ideas for day two: experience rural life at National Colonial Farm and then contemplate the long history of George Mason's Gunston Hall.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Lorton trip planner.

Washington DC to Lorton is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Lorton when traveling from Washington DC in October, with lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Tacoma.

Things to do in Lorton

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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Water Body
Burke Lake Park
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Tacoma

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Tacoma is a mid-sized urban port city in and the county seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States. On the 11th (Sun), stroll through 5 Mile Drive & Trails, meet the residents at Point Defiance Park, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Glass, and finally don't miss a visit to Chihuly Bridge of Glass. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: immerse yourself in nature at Priest Point Park, then have fun and explore at Hands On Children's Museum, and then appreciate the history behind Washington State Capitol.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Tacoma travel itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lorton to Tacoma. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Lorton in October, expect nights in Tacoma to be about the same, around 48°F, while days are slightly colder, around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tacoma

Parks · Museums · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

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Children’s Museum
Hands On Children's Museum
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