6 days in Virginia Itinerary

6 days in Virginia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Virginia trip itinerary maker

Make it your trip
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Arlington
— 1 night
Drive
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Williamsburg
— 3 nights
Drive
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Virginia Beach
— 1 night
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Arlington

— 1 night

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 31st (Fri): stroll around Upton Hill Regional Park and then stroll around Bluemont Park. On your second day here, stroll around Long Bridge Park, then stroll around Gravelly Point Park, and then deepen your knowledge of military history at Fort Myer.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Arlington trip maker website.

Savannah to Arlington is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and subway. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Arlington

Parks

Williamsburg

— 3 nights

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.
Step out of the city life by going to York River State Park and Greensprings Greenway Interpretative Trail. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wren Building and The Virginia Beer Company. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at George Wythe House, walk around Freedom Park, let the kids burn off some steam at Veterans Park, and gear up at Eco Discovery Park.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Williamsburg road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Arlington to Williamsburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and train; or fly. In August in Williamsburg, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Virginia Beach

— 1 night

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 5th (Wed): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then let the kids burn off some steam at Grommet Island Park, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Virginia Beach tour builder app.

Getting from Williamsburg to Virginia Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Virginia Beach can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Beaches · Tours · Adventure

Virginia travel guide

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Historic Sites · Wineries & Vineyards · Specialty Museums
Old Dominion
The home of the first permanent English colony in the New World, Virginia is a prime holiday destination for those looking to immerse themselves in American heritage. Proud of its colorful history, distinct culture, and southern drawl, Virginians see their state as the place where the imaginary line between the north and the south is drawn. With scenic beauties as diverse as its people, Virginia is a land of rolling hills, rugged mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, and secluded beaches along picturesque bays. Bordered on the east by the Atlantic and the west by the Appalachian Mountains, with rolling farmland in the middle, the state offers countless places to visit for history buffs, nature lovers, and passionate foodies.