6 days in Greensboro & Richmond Itinerary

6 days in Greensboro & Richmond Itinerary

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Greensboro
— 2 nights
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Richmond
— 3 nights

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Greensboro

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Greensboro is a city in the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Uwharrie Crystalline (in Seagrove), Durham (Sarah P. Duke Gardens & Duke University Chapel) and Old Town Cemetery (in Hillsborough). The adventure continues: get curious at Greensboro Science Center, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at North Carolina Zoo, stroll around Country Park, and contemplate the long history of Guilford Courthouse National Military Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Greensboro trip itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Greensboro. In October, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Richmond.

Things to do in Greensboro

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

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Richmond

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The River City

The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Maymont, then explore the world behind art at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, then admire the natural beauty at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, and finally pause for some photo ops at Bill Bojangles Robinson Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Monticello, then pause for some photo ops at Virginia War Memorial, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Cemetery, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at African Burial Ground.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Richmond online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Greensboro to Richmond in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Richmond, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 51°F at night. On the 16th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Richmond

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

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World heritage site
Monticello
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