3 days in Virginia & Indianapolis Itinerary

3 days in Virginia & Indianapolis Itinerary

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Arlington
— 1 day
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Indianapolis
— 1 night
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Luray
— 1 night

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Arlington

Arlington ©
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 18th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and then stop by Old Town.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Arlington attractions planning tool.

Washington DC to Arlington is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a subway; or take a bus. In August in Arlington, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Arlington

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Old Town
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Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Indianapolis Zoo, thentest your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Indianapolis.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Indianapolis road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Arlington to Indianapolis takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway and train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Arlington in August since evenings lows in Indianapolis dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Luray.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Fun & Games
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Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Room Escape Games
Indianapolis Zoo ©
Indianapolis Zoo

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Luray

Luray ©
Nestled in the heart of the valley formed by the Shenandoah River, Luray draws visitors with a vast underground cavern system adorned with stalactites, stalagmites, and mirrored pools.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): sample the fine beverages at Copper Fox Distillery, thentrek along Stony Man Mountain Overlook, and then take in breathtaking views at Luray Caverns.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Luray travel planner.

Getting from Indianapolis to Luray by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and car. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Luray

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Copper Fox Distillery
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Luray Caverns ©
Luray Caverns
Stony Man Mountain Overlook ©
Stony Man Mountain Overlook
Copper Fox Distillery ©
Copper Fox Distillery

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