Day 1 | Washington, DC
AM – Visit the Smithsonian to discover natural history, air and space achievements, art and more.
PM – After a quick dinner at Union Station, take a tour of Washington's famous monuments.
Day 2 | Washington, DC
AM – Make tracks to the Newseum for a look at the history of reporting news. Then sneak over to the International Spy Museum.
PM – Tour the National Portrait Gallery and the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Catch a performance at the Kennedy Center, Shakespeare Theatre Company or historic Ford's Theatre.
Day 3 | Washington, DC
AM – Pack your bags for the beach.
PM – In just 3.5 hours, you'll be on the beautiful shores of Virginia Beach. After taking in the ocean view, head to Town Center to shop, dine and take in a performance at the Sandler Center for the Performing Arts.
Day 4 | Virginia Beach
AM – After breakfast, take a Dolphin Watching Boat Tour. Discover Marine Mysteries and enjoy lunch at the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center.
PM – Relax on the beach. Stop off at an oceanfront restaurant for delicious coastal cuisine. Then enjoy free entertainment as performers line Atlantic Avenue as part of Beach Street USA.
Day 5 | Virginia Beach
AM – Balance mind, body and spirit with a Spa Escape at Edgar Cayce's Association for Research and Enlightenment. Stay to expand your knowledge of Holistic Health and Healing.
PM – After lunch, venture over to False Cape State Park to hike its pristine coastline. Work up an appetite on a Surf & Adventure Co. kayak excursion to Blue Pete's for a sunset Crab Feast.
Day 6 | Virginia Beach
AM – Begin your day with a stop at the First Landing Cross. Then visit the Cape Henry Lighthouses. Lunch on the Lynnhaven Inlet at Bubba's.
PM – Squeeze in shopping at Lynnhaven Mall before an evening Boardwalk Food Tour to enjoy local's favorites including the Waterman's Orange Crush.
Day 7 | Virginia Beach
AM – Enjoy a stroll on the beach after breakfast at Pocahontas Pancake House.
PM – Charter a boat for an afternoon of fishing. Take your fresh catch to Rockafeller's and let them prepare your "Catch & Cook" meal.
Day 8 | Virginia Beach
AM – On your way back home, take the scenic route across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Bridge-Tunnel and stop for lunch at the Chesapeake Grill.