6 days in Blue Ridge Highlands Itinerary

6 days in Blue Ridge Highlands Itinerary

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6 days in Blue Ridge Highlands Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
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Floyd
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Abingdon
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Wytheville
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
End: New York City

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Floyd

Floyd ©
Floyd is a town in Floyd County, Virginia, United States. On the 20th (Sun), look for gifts at Floyd Country Store.

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New York City to Floyd is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from New York City in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in Floyd, with lows around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Abingdon.

Things to do in Floyd

Shopping Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Mabry Mill, Cascade Falls
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Floyd Country Store ©
Floyd Country Store
Chateau Morrisette Winery ©
Chateau Morrisette Winery
Cascade Falls ©
Cascade Falls

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nights
Abingdon

Abingdon ©
Abingdon is a town in Washington County, Virginia, United States, southwest of Roanoke. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): explore by horseback at Virginia Creeper Trail Club, then admire the majestic nature at Hungry Mother State Park, and then make a trip to Downtown State Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Virginia Creeper National Recreation Trail, then look for gifts at Southwest Virginia Cultural Center and Marketplace, then see the interesting displays at The Birthplace of Country Music Museum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Benjamin Walls Gallery.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Abingdon trip builder app .

You can drive from Floyd to Abingdon in 2 hours. October in Abingdon sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Wytheville.

Things to do in Abingdon

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Bristol, Virginia Creeper National Recreation Trail, Hungry Mother State Park
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nights
Wytheville

Wytheville ©
Wytheville is a town in, and the county seat of, Wythe County, Virginia, United States. On the 24th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Wythe County Historical and Genealogical Research Center, examine the collection at The Blue Ridge Music Center, and then admire the majestic nature at Grayson Highlands State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Big Walker Lookout, and then trek along New River Trail State Park.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Wytheville road trip planning app .

You can drive from Abingdon to Wytheville in an hour. In October in Wytheville, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 46°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Wytheville

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

New River Trail State Park, Grayson Highlands State Park, The Blue Ridge Music Center
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The Blue Ridge Music Center ©
The Blue Ridge Music Center
Edith Bolling Wilson Birthplace Museum ©
Big Walker Lookout ©
Big Walker Lookout