11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Brussels
Fly + Bus:  11 h 45 min
1
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Chincoteague Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Williamsburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Roanoke
— 1 night
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Brussels

2
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
On the 29th (Mon), learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and finally pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC route planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Washington DC is an approximately 12- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Washington DC is minus 6 hours. In June, Washington DC is a bit warmer than Brussels - with highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Chincoteague Island.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Washington Monument ©
Washington Monument

2
nights
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.
On the 2nd (Thu), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then identify plant and animal life at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Keep things going the next day: get to know the resident critters at Salisbury Zoo, stop by Wine Cheese & More, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of Chincoteague, and finally don't miss a visit to Chincoteague Cultural Alliance.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Chincoteague Island trip planner.

You can drive from Washington DC to Chincoteague Island in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Chincoteague Island are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Chincoteague Island

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Salisbury Zoo
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Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge ©
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Museum of Chincoteague ©
Museum of Chincoteague

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): meet the residents at Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, then take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk, then see the interesting displays at Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Virginia Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): learn about all things military at Military Aviation Museum, then sample the fine beverages at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Virginia Beach driving holiday planner.

Drive from Chincoteague Island to Virginia Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Boat Tours & Water Sports
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Tarnished Truth Distilling Company ©
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company
Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Military Aviation Museum ©
Military Aviation Museum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Yorktown Battlefield and then cool off at Water Country USA. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Jamestown Settlement, steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, and finally stop by R.P. Wallace & Sons General Store.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Williamsburg online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Virginia Beach to Williamsburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Roanoke.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Yorktown Battlefield
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Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Water Country USA ©
Water Country USA

1
night
Roanoke

Roanoke is an independent city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stop by Chocolatepaper, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Little Gallery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mill Mountain Star & Park, and finally learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Roanoke day trip site.

Traveling by car from Williamsburg to Roanoke takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect little chillier evenings in Roanoke when traveling from Williamsburg in July, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Roanoke

Tours Parks Shopping
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Mill Mountain Star & Park ©
Mill Mountain Star & Park
The Little Gallery ©
The Little Gallery

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