5 days in Luray & Shenandoah National Park Itinerary

5 days in Luray & Shenandoah National Park Itinerary

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Luray
— 1 night
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Shenandoah National Park
— 2 nights

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Luray

— 1 night

Cabin Capital of Virginia

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 4th (Fri): Head underground at Shenandoah Caverns, then take an in-depth tour of The Car and Carriage Caravan Museum, and then hike along Stony Man Mountain Overlook. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Belle Grove Plantation, explore the fascinating underground world of Skyline Caverns, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Luray Caverns.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Luray trip itinerary planner.

Shenandoah National Park to Luray is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. June in Luray sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Shenandoah National Park.

Things to do in Luray

Parks · Nature · Museums · Trails

Side Trips

Shenandoah National Park

— 2 nights
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rose River Falls, Skyland and Dark Hollow Falls. Take a break from the city and head to Skyline Drive and Mary's Rock Summit Trail. Go for a jaunt from Shenandoah National Park to Elkton to see SoLace Studios Fine Handcrafts about 30 minutes away. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Limberlost Trail.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Shenandoah National Park travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Luray to Shenandoah National Park takes 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip