5 days in Virginia Itinerary

5 days in Virginia Itinerary

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5 days in Virginia Itinerary

Start: Jackson
Fly:  6​h
1
Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Alexandria
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Jackson

2
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Colonial Williamsburg and Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center. Visit Virginia Beach and Sandbridge Beach for some beach relaxation. Venture out of the city with trips to Williamsburg (Silver Hand Meadery & Jamestown Settlement). It doesn't end there: sample the fine beverages at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company and examine the collection at Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum.

Plan my day in Virginia Beach using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Jackson to Virginia Beach is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Jackson to Virginia Beach, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Jackson in May, plan for slightly colder days in Virginia Beach, with highs around 77°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Alexandria.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Williamsburg
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Virginia Beach ©
Virginia Beach
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Old Town, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Torpedo Factory Art Center, then see the interesting displays at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, and then get a taste of the local shopping with ArtInsights Gallery of Film and Contemporary Art.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Alexandria route planner.

Traveling by flight from Virginia Beach to Alexandria takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In May, daytime highs in Alexandria are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Arlington, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, ArtInsights Gallery of Film and Contemporary Art
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center ©
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

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