6 days in Virginia Itinerary

6 days in Virginia Itinerary

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Virginia Beach
— 1 day
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Williamsburg
— 3 nights
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Charlottesville
— 1 night
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Alexandria
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): sample the fine beverages at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company, enjoy the sand and surf at Virginia Beach, and then take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Virginia Beach trip builder website.

Tampa to Virginia Beach is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Tampa in October, expect Virginia Beach to be a bit cooler, temps between 74°F and 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Virginia Beach ©
Virginia Beach
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company ©
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company

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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
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.
Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 31st (Sat) at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Next up on the itinerary: explore the galleries of Colonial Williamsburg, contemplate the long history of Jamestown Settlement, get engrossed in the history at Historic Jamestowne, and look for gifts at The Peanut Shop of Williamsburg.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Williamsburg trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. October in Williamsburg sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Busch Gardens Williamsburg ©
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Jamestowne

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Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©
Situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is perhaps best known as the home of three of the United States' founding fathers, including Thomas Jefferson.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): experience rural life at Carter Mountain Orchard, tour the pleasant surroundings at Monticello, and then view the masterpieces at C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Charlottesville tour app.

Getting from Williamsburg to Charlottesville by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Williamsburg in October, Charlottesville is a bit cooler at night with lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Alexandria.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Monticello ©
Monticello
Carter Mountain Orchard ©
Carter Mountain Orchard
C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery ©
C'ville Arts: A Cooperative Gallery

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night
Alexandria

Alexandria ©
Just a few metro stops away from the bustle of Washington D.C., Alexandria provides a respite from the fast-paced capital.
On the 2nd (Mon), take a stroll through Old Town, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and finally make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Alexandria trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Charlottesville to Alexandria by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and subway. November in Alexandria sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 42°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Arlington
Highlights from your plan
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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