6 days in Virginia Itinerary

6 days in Virginia Itinerary

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Lightfoot
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Virginia Beach
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Alexandria
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Lightfoot

Lightfoot ©
Lightfoot is an unincorporated community which straddles the James City–York county border, west of Williamsburg, in the U.S. Chickahominy Riverfront Park has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Smith's Fort Plantation, contemplate the waterfront views at Chickahominy Riverfront Park, and then get some fabulous bargains at Williamsburg Outlet Mall.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lightfoot visit app.

Washington DC to Lightfoot is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in May, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Lightfoot

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Chickahominy Riverfront Park ©
Chickahominy Riverfront Park
Smith's Fort Plantation ©
Smith's Fort Plantation
Williamsburg Outlet Mall ©
Williamsburg Outlet Mall

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Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach ©

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Virginia Beach: St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum (in Smithfield) and Williamsburg (Historic Jamestowne, Boat Tours & Water Sports, &more). There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk, examine the collection at Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum, kick back and relax at Virginia Beach, and brush up on your military savvy at Military Aviation Museum.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Virginia Beach trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Lightfoot to Virginia Beach in 1.5 hours. In May in Virginia Beach, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Alexandria.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

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Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Military Aviation Museum ©
Military Aviation Museum

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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 18th (Tue): wander the streets of Old Town, then get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and finally don't miss a visit to John F. Kennedy Grave Site. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of George Washington's Mount Vernon, then examine the collection at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, and then test your team's savvy at Escape Room Herndon.

To plan Alexandria vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can fly from Virginia Beach to Alexandria in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. In May in Alexandria, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games

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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Old Town ©
Old Town

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