6 days in Coastal Virginia - Eastern Shore & Houston Itinerary

6 days in Coastal Virginia - Eastern Shore & Houston Itinerary

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Newport News
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Houston
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Newport News

— 4 nights
Your inner history buff will appreciate Barker House and Lee Hall Mansion. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Chic's Beach and Grommet Island Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Newport News: Historic Edenton State Historic Site (in Edenton), Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum (in Virginia Beach) and Williamsburg (George Wythe House & Silver Hand Meadery).

To see ratings and tourist information, refer to the Newport News travel itinerary planner.

Houston to Newport News is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Houston to Newport News, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March, Newport News is slightly colder than Houston - with highs of 58°F and lows of 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Houston.

Things to do in Newport News

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Houston

— 1 day

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christ Church Cathedral, and then visit Theater District.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Houston trip planner.

You can fly from Newport News to Houston in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Newport News to Houston, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newport News in March, expect Houston to be somewhat warmer, temps between 74°F and 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods