7 days in Norfolk, Virginia Beach & Washington DC Itinerary

7 days in Norfolk, Virginia Beach & Washington DC Itinerary

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Norfolk
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Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
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Washington DC
— 2 nights

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Norfolk

Norfolk
Norfolk formed around a natural harbor that’s home to the world’s largest naval base, which helped cement the city as a keystone for strategic military planning and government.
For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Norfolk online vacation planner.

Paris, France to Norfolk is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Paris to Norfolk. Traveling from Paris in April, expect Norfolk to be somewhat warmer, temps between 24°C and 12°C. On the 6th (Mon), you're off to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Norfolk

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Tours

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk, enjoy the sea views from Cape Henry Lighthouse, then buy something for everyone on your list at Virginia Beach Antique Mall, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Town Center. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Military Aviation Museum, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Virginia Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Virginia Beach day trip planning tool.

Virginia Beach is just a short distance from Norfolk. In April, daily temperatures in Virginia Beach can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Childrens Museums
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Washington DC

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Air and Space Museum and The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Get in touch with nature at Tidal Basin and Antietam National Battlefield. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, view the masterpieces at Madame Tussauds DC, and contemplate the long history of Georgetown University.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Virginia Beach to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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Tidal Basin
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