6 days in Williamsburg & Virginia Beach Itinerary

6 days in Williamsburg & Virginia Beach Itinerary

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6 days in Williamsburg & Virginia Beach Itinerary

Start: South Bend
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Williamsburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: South Bend

3
nights
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.
Step out of Williamsburg with an excursion to Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond--about 1h 15 min away. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 2nd (Tue) at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, get engrossed in the history at Historic Jamestowne, and explore the world behind art at Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Williamsburg trip app .

South Bend to Williamsburg is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In March, Williamsburg is a bit warmer than South Bend - with highs of 60°F and lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
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Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Busch Gardens Williamsburg ©
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Jamestowne

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): explore the galleries of Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk, then explore the world behind art at Chrysler Museum of Art, and finally make a trip to Naval Aviation Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Virginia Beach, and then brush up on your military savvy at Military Aviation Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Virginia Beach holiday maker tool .

You can drive from Williamsburg to Virginia Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in April, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Chrysler Museum of Art
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Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Military Aviation Museum ©
Military Aviation Museum
Chrysler Museum of Art ©
Chrysler Museum of Art

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