8 days in Virginia & Plano Itinerary

8 days in Virginia & Plano Itinerary

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Arlington
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Luray
— 1 night
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Williamsburg
— 3 nights
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Virginia Beach
— 1 night
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Plano
— 1 night

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Arlington

Arlington ©

National History, Local Flavor

Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Little Library, then test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Herndon, then make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Great Falls Park.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Arlington driving holiday app.

Dallas to Arlington is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and subway. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Dallas in November, expect Arlington to be slightly colder, temps between 59°F and 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Luray.

Things to do in Arlington

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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National Park
Great Falls Park
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Room Escape Game
Escape Room Herndon
4.9

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Luray

Luray ©

Cabin Capital of Virginia

Nestled in the heart of the valley formed by the Shenandoah River, Luray draws visitors with a vast underground cavern system adorned with stalactites, stalagmites, and mirrored pools.
On the 16th (Mon), take a pleasant ride with Jordan Hollow Stables, hike along Stony Man Mountain Overlook, then examine the collection at Luray Valley Museum & Shenandoah Heritage Village, and finally take in breathtaking views at Luray Caverns.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Luray trip website.

Traveling by car from Arlington to Luray takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Arlington in November since evenings lows in Luray dip to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Luray

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

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Canyon
Luray Caverns
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Horseback Riding Tour
Jordan Hollow Stables
4.9

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Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©

Colonial Capital

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Williamsburg side-trips: The Noland Trail (in Newport News) and Smithfield (St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum & Windsor Castle Park). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg, step aboard Jamestown Settlement, look for gifts at Quirks of Art, and take an in-depth tour of Historic Jamestowne.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Williamsburg day trip planner.

Getting from Luray to Williamsburg by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Luray in November, expect Williamsburg to be somewhat warmer, temps between 63°F and 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

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Historic Site
Jamestown Settlement
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Historic Site
Historic Jamestowne
4.7

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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 20th (Fri): trot along with a tour on horseback, kick back and relax at Sandbridge Beach, and then take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Virginia Beach road trip site.

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 62°F in November, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Plano.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
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Pier / Boardwalk
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
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Plano

Plano ©
Plano is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Arbor Hills Nature Preserve.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Plano trip planner.

You can fly from Virginia Beach to Plano in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and tram. The time zone difference when traveling from Virginia Beach to Plano is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Virginia Beach in November, Plano is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Plano

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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