6 days in Virginia, Pennsylvania & Washington DC Itinerary

6 days in Virginia, Pennsylvania & Washington DC Itinerary

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Fly to Baltimore, Bus to Salisbury, MD, Taxi to Chincoteague Island
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Chincoteague Island
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Intercourse
— 1 night
Drive
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Gettysburg
— 1 night
Drive
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly

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Chincoteague Island

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 30th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

To find traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Chincoteague Island trip itinerary planning website.

San Francisco to Chincoteague Island is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight, bus, and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of subway, train, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Chincoteague Island is 3 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in March; daily highs in Chincoteague Island reach 53°F and lows reach 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Intercourse.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
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Intercourse

Intercourse is an unincorporated village and census-designated place in Leacock Township, Lancaster County in the U.S. On the 31st (Sun), examine the collection at Choo Choo Barn, take an in-depth tour of Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, examine the collection at Ephrata Cloister, then get engrossed in the history at The Amish Village, and finally look for gifts at Dutch Haven.

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

Traveling by car from Chincoteague Island to Intercourse takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Chincoteague Island in March: high temperatures in Intercourse hover around 47°F and lows are around 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Intercourse

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

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Ephrata Cloister ©
Historic Site
Ephrata Cloister
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Choo Choo Barn ©
Specialty Museum
Choo Choo Barn
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Gettysburg

Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): contemplate the long history of Jennie Wade House, then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, and finally explore the striking landscape at Devils Den.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, read Gettysburg day trip planner.

Drive from Intercourse to Gettysburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. March in Gettysburg sees daily highs of 49°F and lows of 31°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Washington DC.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
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Washington DC

The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
On the 2nd (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, then deepen your understanding at Georgetown University, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Washington DC takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in April, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

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