31 days in Virginia & New York City Itinerary

31 days in Virginia & New York City Itinerary

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1
Arlington
— 14 nights
2
New York City
— 8 nights
3
Virginia Beach
— 5 nights

14
nights
Arlington

Arlington ©
Located just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., the county of Arlington blends big city and sprawling suburban environments.
Venture out of the city with trips to Knill's Farm Market (in Mount Airy), Shenandoah National Park (Appalachian Trail & Old Rag Mountain Hike) and Frederick (Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience, McClintock Distilling, &more). The adventure continues: learn about all things military at National Museum of the Marine Corps, explore the striking landscape at Devils Den, examine the collection at Gettysburg Museum of History, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Arlington road trip planner.

Peshawar, Pakistan to Arlington is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Peshawar to Arlington, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. In November, Arlington is a bit cooler than Peshawar - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Arlington

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Frederick, Alexandria, Shenandoah National Park, Luray
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National Museum of the Marine Corps ©
National Museum of the Marine Corps
Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience ©
Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience
Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike

8
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, and make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Arlington to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and train; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Off-Road Tours (in Corolla), Williamsburg (Historic Jamestowne & Colonial Williamsburg) and Weyanoke Bird and Wildflower Sanctuary (in Norfolk). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum, sample the fine beverages at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company, go for a walk through Virginia Beach Law Enforcement Memorial, and take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Virginia Beach trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from New York City to Virginia Beach in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in December, expect nights in Virginia Beach to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Williamsburg, Smithfield, The Mariners' Museum & Park, Off-Road Tours, Weyanoke Bird and Wildflower Sanctuary
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 6:
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St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum ©
St. Luke's Historic Church & Museum
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company ©
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company
The Mariners' Museum & Park ©
The Mariners' Museum & Park

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