5 days in Shenandoah Valley & Burnsville Itinerary

5 days in Shenandoah Valley & Burnsville Itinerary

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5 days in Shenandoah Valley & Burnsville Itinerary

Start: Norfolk
Drive:  4​h
1
Shenandoah National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Burnsville
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
End: Norfolk

2
nights
Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park ©
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Great Falls Park as well as Luray Caverns. On the 25th (Thu), explore the activities along Great Falls Park, then cruise along Skyline Drive, and then admire the sheer force of Dark Hollow Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): take in breathtaking views at Luray Caverns, trek along Old Rag Mountain Hike, and then stop by SoLace Studios Fine Handcrafts.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Shenandoah National Park trip itinerary maker app .

Norfolk to Shenandoah National Park is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Norfolk in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 68°F in Shenandoah National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Burnsville.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

SoLace Studios Fine Handcrafts, Luray Caverns, Great Falls Park
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Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive
Luray Caverns ©
Luray Caverns

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nights
Burnsville

Burnsville ©
Burnsville is a town in Yancey County, North Carolina, United States. You've now added Crabtree falls to your itinerary. On the 27th (Sat), admire the sheer force of Crabtree falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Roaring Fork Falls, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Brights Zoo, and then view the masterpieces at Mica Gallery.

For traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Burnsville trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Shenandoah National Park to Burnsville takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Burnsville are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Burnsville

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Brights Zoo, Blue Ridge Mountains, Mica Gallery
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Brights Zoo ©
Brights Zoo
Crabtree falls ©
Crabtree falls
Blue Ridge Mountains ©
Blue Ridge Mountains