8 days in Virginia Itinerary

8 days in Virginia Itinerary

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8 days in Virginia Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Ferry + Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Williamsburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Floyd
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
4
Sperryville
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Alexandria
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Toronto

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.
On the 15th (Mon), wander the streets of MacArthur Center. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandbridge Beach, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company, and then kick back and relax at Virginia Beach.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Virginia Beach trip builder website .

Toronto, Canada to Virginia Beach is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Toronto in April, things will get a bit warmer in Virginia Beach: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Barrier Islands Center, Bay Creek Golf Club, MacArthur Center
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Tarnished Truth Distilling Company ©
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company
Virginia Beach ©
Virginia Beach
Sandbridge Beach ©
Sandbridge Beach

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Colonial Williamsburg, hunt for treasures at Yorktown Market Days, and then steep yourself in history at Jamestown Settlement. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Plantation Peanuts of Wakefield, then contemplate the long history of Historic Jamestowne, and then view the masterpieces at Williamsburg Art Gallery.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Williamsburg visit app .

Traveling by car from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. April in Williamsburg sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Floyd.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Yorktown Market Days, Plantation Peanuts of Wakefield
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Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Jamestowne
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

1
night
Floyd

Floyd ©
Floyd is a town in Floyd County, Virginia, United States. On the 20th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Bell Gallery and Garden, stop by Floyd Country Store, browse the eclectic array of goods at Floyd Farmers Market, view the masterpieces at Troika Contemporary Crafts, then browse for treasures at Finders Keepers, and finally learn about winemaking at Villa Appalaccia Winery.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Floyd trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Williamsburg to Floyd by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Williamsburg in April; daily highs in Floyd reach 21°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sperryville.

Things to do in Floyd

Shopping Museums Wineries
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Floyd Farmers Market ©
Floyd Farmers Market
Floyd Country Store ©
Floyd Country Store
Finders Keepers ©
Finders Keepers

1
night
Sperryville

Sperryville ©
Sperryville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Rappahannock County, Virginia, USA. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): do a tasting at Sharp Rock Vineyards, learn about winemaking at DuCard Vineyards, take in the exciting artwork at R.H. Ballard Shop & Gallery, then sample the fine beverages at Copper Fox Distillery, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Pen Druid Brewing.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Sperryville online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Floyd to Sperryville takes 3.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Sperryville are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Alexandria.

Things to do in Sperryville

Wineries Breweries & Distilleries Shopping

Side Trips

R.H. Ballard Shop & Gallery, DuCard Vineyards
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DuCard Vineyards ©
DuCard Vineyards
Copper Fox Distillery ©
Copper Fox Distillery
Sharp Rock Vineyards ©
Sharp Rock Vineyards

1
night
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 22nd (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at The Basilica of Saint Mary, then steep yourself in history at Old Town, then get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns, and finally steep yourself in history at Arlington National Cemetery.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Alexandria trip website .

Traveling by car from Sperryville to Alexandria takes 2 hours. Traveling from Sperryville in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 11°C in Alexandria. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alexandria

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Arlington
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

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