10 days in Shenandoah National Park, Williamsburg & Duck Itinerary

10 days in Shenandoah National Park, Williamsburg & Duck Itinerary

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Shenandoah National Park
— 2 nights
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Williamsburg
— 3 nights
Drive
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Duck
— 4 nights
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Shenandoah National Park

— 2 nights
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
Family-friendly places like Skyline Drive and SoLace Studios Fine Handcrafts will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Shenandoah National Park: Zipline (in McGaheysville) and Grand Caverns (in Grottoes). It doesn't end there: stroll through Old Rag Mountain Hike and take in the dramatic scenery at Dark Hollow Falls.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Shenandoah National Park trip planner.

Boston to Shenandoah National Park is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August in Shenandoah National Park, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Water Country USA and Yorktown Battlefield. There's lots more to do: make a splash at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, get engrossed in the history at American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Williamsburg day trip website.

Traveling by car from Shenandoah National Park to Williamsburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. In August in Williamsburg, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Duck.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Tours

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Duck

— 4 nights
Duck is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like Back Country Safari Tours and Parasailing & Paragliding. There's still lots to do: see Off-Road Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Currituck Beach, take in the waterfront at Duck Town Boardwalk, and visit a coastal fixture at Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum.

Make your Duck itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Williamsburg to Duck takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Traveling from Williamsburg in August, you will find days in Duck are little chillier (84°F), and nights are about the same (72°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Duck

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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