22 days in Virginia Itinerary

22 days in Virginia Itinerary

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Virginia Beach
— 4 nights
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Williamsburg
— 5 nights
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Chincoteague Island
— 3 nights
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Arlington
— 4 nights
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Charlottesville
— 5 nights

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Virginia Beach Boardwalk and The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium. Next up on the itinerary: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, explore the world behind art at Chrysler Museum of Art, immerse yourself in nature at First Landing State Park, and examine the collection at Military Aviation Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Virginia Beach sightseeing planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Virginia Beach is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Brussels to Virginia Beach due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Brussels in July, with highs in Virginia Beach at 37°C and lows at 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Norfolk, Children's Museum of Virginia
Highlights from your plan
Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center ©
The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium ©
The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium

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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.
Bring the kids along to Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Jamestown Settlement. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 12th (Mon) at Water Country USA. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Colonial Williamsburg, contemplate the long history of Historic Jamestowne, add some adventure to your tour with Bay Country Kayaking, and have fun at Colonial Williamsburg Musket Range.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Williamsburg itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Williamsburg can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Chincoteague Island.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Tyndall's Point Park
Highlights from your plan
Busch Gardens Williamsburg ©
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Water Country USA ©
Water Country USA
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg

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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.
Kids will enjoy Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge and Museum of Chincoteague. Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Depot, take in the exciting artwork at Tryfan Gallery, and visit a coastal fixture at Assateague Lighthouse.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Chincoteague Island online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Williamsburg to Chincoteague Island takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Williamsburg, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Chincoteague Island, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Arlington.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Assateague Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge ©
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Assateague Lighthouse ©
Assateague Lighthouse

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Arlington

Arlington ©
Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Bring the kids along to Arlington National Cemetery and The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Venture out of the city with trips to Mary Washington House (in Fredericksburg), Kings Dominion (in Doswell) and George Washington's Mount Vernon (in Mount Vernon). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, let little ones run wild at Grist Mill Park, make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, and make a splash at Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Arlington trip planner.

Drive from Chincoteague Island to Arlington in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of taxi, bus, train, and subway. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Arlington

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Reston, Mary Washington House, Little Library, Kings Dominion, Washington & Old Dominion Railroad Regional Park (W&OD)
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Kings Dominion ©
Kings Dominion
Escape Room Herndon ©
Escape Room Herndon

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Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©
Situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is perhaps best known as the home of three of the United States' founding fathers, including Thomas Jefferson.
Attractions like Monticello and Jordan Hollow Stables make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Luray (Stony Man Mountain Overlook & Luray Caverns), Sandy River Outdoor Adventures (in Rice) and Amazement Square (in Lynchburg). There's much more to do: trek along Old Rag Mountain Hike, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pinnacles, gain insight at The Glass Palette - Interactive Glass Art Studio, and don't miss a visit to Les Yeux du Monde.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Charlottesville road trip website.

Traveling by car from Arlington to Charlottesville takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of subway and train. Traveling from Arlington in July, plan for little chillier nights in Charlottesville, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Luray, Shenandoah National Park, Jordan Hollow Stables, Sandy River Outdoor Adventures, Amazement Square
Highlights from your plan
Sandy River Outdoor Adventures ©
Sandy River Outdoor Adventures
Jordan Hollow Stables ©
Jordan Hollow Stables
Amazement Square ©
Amazement Square

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