Baltimore and Virginia Road Trip

We flew Southwest Airlines to Baltimore on a whim due to cheap fares during a Spring Break. We spent time in Baltimore, Colonial Williamsburg, Busch Gardens Williamsburg, and Charlottesville. Check out the itinerary below.

Day 1

  • Southwest- FLL 5:30PM – BWI 8:00PM (dinner on plane)
  • Rental car – Dollar (Autoslash)
  • Stay – AirBnB

Day 2

  • Breakfast
  • Drive 10m to Ft. McHenry (opens @ 9AM)
  • Panda parking or Uber to Inner Harbor – walk around
  • Walk 15 min – lunch in Lexington Market Faidley’s
  • Drive to see Raven’s Stadium and Orioles Stadium
  • Drive to Mt. Vernon (1h 15m) (walk around) Closes 5pm
  • Drive to Alexandria (15m), check in Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town (free)
  • Take hotel shuttle Old Town Alexandria and Dinner @ Pizzeria Paradiso

Day 3

  • Breakfast @ hotel
  • Drive to Colonial Williamsburg (2h 15m)
  • Lunch @ Chowning’s Tavern 11:30
  • Drive to Jamestown (20m) – closes at 4:30
  • Yorktown battlefield closes at 5pm
  • Williamsburg Outlets
  • Dinner @ Second Street
  • Stay at Fairfield Williamsburg (free)

Day 4

  • Breakfast @ hotel
  • Busch Gardens Williamsburg
  • Dinner – Food for Thought (15m)
  • Drive 45 min to Stay at Courtyard Richmond Airport (free)

Day 5

  • Breakfast Starbucks 6 min drive
  • Drive to see Little White House (10m)
  • Drive to Charlottesville (1h 15m)
  • Bellair Market (Exxon)  to pick up lunch to picnic at the lawn of the University of Virginia
  • Drive to Bearfence Rock Trailhead (1h)
  • Drive back to Baltimore (2h 45m)
  • Flight @ 6:30