8 days in Virginia Itinerary

8 days in Virginia Itinerary

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8 days in Virginia Itinerary

Start: Landisville
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Front Royal
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Harrisonburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Shenandoah National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Natural Bridge
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
5
Newport News
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
End: Landisville

2
nights
Front Royal

Front Royal ©
Front Royal is a town in Warren County, Virginia, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Car and Carriage Caravan Museum, Luray Caverns, Moving Meadows Farm, and other attractions you added. On the 16th (Thu), stop by Blue Ridge Hospice Thrift Shop, then look for gifts at Royal Oak Bookshop, and then browse the fresh offerings at Moving Meadows Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): Head underground at Luray Caverns, take an in-depth tour of The Car and Carriage Caravan Museum, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Shenandoah Valley Flea Market.

To find reviews and tourist information, read our Front Royal trip planning website .

Landisville to Front Royal is an approximately 3-hour car ride. May in Front Royal sees daily highs of 73°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Harrisonburg.

Things to do in Front Royal

Shopping Nature Parks

Side Trips

Luray, Moving Meadows Farm, Shenandoah Valley Flea Market
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Moving Meadows Farm ©
Moving Meadows Farm
The Car and Carriage Caravan Museum ©
Royal Oak Bookshop ©
Royal Oak Bookshop

1
night
Harrisonburg

Harrisonburg ©
Harrisonburg is an independent city in the Shenandoah Valley region of the U.S. Shenandoah Heritage Market has been added to your itinerary. On the 18th (Sat), hunt for treasures at Shenandoah Heritage Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Frontier Culture Museum and then admire all the interesting features of White Oak Lavender Farm & The Purple WOLF Vineyard.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Harrisonburg route planner.

Getting from Front Royal to Harrisonburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. In May in Harrisonburg, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Shenandoah National Park.

Things to do in Harrisonburg

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Frontier Culture Museum
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Frontier Culture Museum ©
Frontier Culture Museum
Shenandoah Heritage Market ©
Shenandoah Heritage Market

1
night
Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Shenandoah National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

Drive from Harrisonburg to Shenandoah National Park in an hour. In May, daytime highs in Shenandoah National Park are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. You'll set off for Natural Bridge on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Outdoors Parks Wineries

1
night
Natural Bridge

Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge is an unincorporated community in Rockbridge County, Virginia, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): don't miss a visit to The Natural Bridge of Virginia.

Discover how to plan a Natural Bridge trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Shenandoah National Park to Natural Bridge in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Shenandoah National Park in May, with highs in Natural Bridge at 65°F and lows at 49°F. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Newport News.

Things to do in Natural Bridge

Nature Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Layne's Country Store
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Layne's Country Store ©
Layne's Country Store

2
nights
Newport News

Newport News ©
Newport News is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. You've now added Colonial Williamsburg to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): visit a coastal fixture at Old Point Comfort Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): step aboard Jamestown Settlement and then contemplate the long history of Governor's Palace.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Newport News online route planner .

Traveling by car from Natural Bridge to Newport News takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or fly. In May, Newport News is somewhat warmer than Natural Bridge - with highs of 78°F and lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Newport News

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Williamsburg, Old Point Comfort Lighthouse
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Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement
Governor's Palace ©
Governor's Palace

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