7 days in Virginia Itinerary

7 days in Virginia Itinerary

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Alexandria
— Few hours
2
Chincoteague Island
— 1 night
3
Virginia Beach
— 1 night
4
Williamsburg
— 2 nights
5
Sperryville
— 2 nights

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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 8th (Tue): explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery and then stop by Old Town.

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Toronto, Canada to Alexandria is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Toronto in October; daily highs in Alexandria reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Chincoteague Island.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Arlington National Cemetery
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Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Chincoteague Island

Chincoteague Island ©
Famous for a wild breed of horses--Chincoteague Ponies--Chincoteague Island embraces the mystery of some of North America’s oldest inhabitants.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Chincoteague Island trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Alexandria to Chincoteague Island takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, train, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of flight and bus. October in Chincoteague Island sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge ©
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge

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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.
On the 10th (Thu), stroll through Sandbridge Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk, and then kick back and relax at Virginia Beach.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Virginia Beach trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Chincoteague Island to Virginia Beach takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Virginia Beach ©
Virginia Beach
Sandbridge Beach ©
Sandbridge Beach

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Colonial Williamsburg, thencontemplate the long history of Governor's Palace, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at The Virginia Beer Company. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Jamestown Settlement, thensteep yourself in history at Historic Jamestowne, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Alewerks Brewing Company.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Williamsburg tour builder.

Drive from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Williamsburg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Sperryville.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries
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Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Jamestowne
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

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Sperryville

Sperryville ©
Sperryville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Rappahannock County, Virginia, USA. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): stroll through Skyline Drive, take in breathtaking views at Luray Caverns, and then sample the fine beverages at Copper Fox Distillery. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Stony Man Mountain Overlook and then hike along Old Rag Mountain Hike.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Sperryville trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Williamsburg to Sperryville in 3 hours. In October, Sperryville is little chillier than Williamsburg - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sperryville

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Luray, Shenandoah National Park
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Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike
Luray Caverns ©
Luray Caverns
Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive

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