5 days in Virginia Itinerary

5 days in Virginia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Virginia holiday planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Chincoteague Island
— 1 night
Drive
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Virginia Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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Williamsburg
— 1 night
Drive
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Appomattox
— 1 night
Drive

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Chincoteague Island

— 1 night
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 19th (Mon): get outside with Donald J. Leonard and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

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Louisville to Chincoteague Island is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Louisville in April, you will find days in Chincoteague Island are slightly colder (64°F), and nights are about the same (46°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Nature · Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Virginia Beach

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): see the interesting displays at Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum, admire the majestic nature at First Landing State Park, appreciate the history behind Norwegian Lady Statue, then kick back and relax at Sandbridge Beach, and finally take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

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Traveling by car from Chincoteague Island to Virginia Beach takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. April in Virginia Beach sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Williamsburg

— 1 night

Colonial Capital

Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
On the 22nd (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, then admire the masterpieces at Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally explore and take pictures at Colonial Parkway.

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You can drive from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. April in Williamsburg sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Appomattox.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Outdoors · Museums · Tours · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Appomattox

— 1 night
Appomattox is a town in Appomattox County, Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): steep yourself in history at McLean House and then stroll through Appomattox Court House National Historical Park.

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You can drive from Williamsburg to Appomattox in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Williamsburg in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Appomattox, with lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Appomattox

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Virginia travel guide

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Historic Sites · Wineries & Vineyards · Gardens
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.