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Williamsburg is a charming blend of old and new — and you can experience it all for yourself. Dive into history with three days of fun in Williamsburg, Virginia. No need to plan, this itinerary has you covered. From historic attractions to outdoor thrills to leisure time, your next trip to Williamsburg is sure to be one for the books.
Day 1: History Attractions
No trip to Williamsburg is complete without stepping back in time with a visit to Colonial Williamsburg. Start your morning off with a hearty breakfast at Blue Talon Bistro , located on-site in Merchant Square.
Check out what daily life was like during Colonial times. Stroll through the Arboretum, watch experts at their craft at the Brickyard or Carpenters Yard, browse the two art museums, and wander the historic sites including the Governor’s Palace, Capitol, or Courthouse.
Finish up your day in Williamsburg by exploring the city’s history of hauntings on a ghost tour with Colonial Ghosts .
Day 2: Outdoor Fun
Start your morning off with classic breakfast staples at family-owned Shorty’s Diner. Try the breakfast burrito or opt for a buttery stack of pancakes.
Bask in the sun, swim, or take a peaceful stroll on the sand at Jamestown Beach Event Park. For the adventure seekers, swing, climb, or zip line as far as 600 feet through treetops at Go Ape Zip Line & Adventure Park .
Day 3: Leisure
If you’re looking for a classic Southern breakfast, head to Smokey Griddle. Don’t forget to order some of their fluffy pancakes or try their to-die-for chicken and waffles.
Unique twists on classics served up in a comfortable atmosphere with a fresh, upscale vibe await you at Second Street Bistro.