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C-Ville sophistication

With Antebellum architecture, a time-stood-still wine country and Monticello - a World Heritage Site and former plantation home of Thomas Jefferson - this southern city nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, is vibrant yet sophisticated.

Essential information for Charlottesville

Local time


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US Dollar $
Official currency of the United States

Flight information

8h 30m
Washington DC (IAD)
Direct flight

Flight Schedule

  • Fly to Washington DC with Virgin Atlantic and drive to your destination.
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Do I need a visa?

To travel to the USA, you will need an ESTA visa. Please make sure that you have this approved at least 3 days before you head off on holiday.

Find out more about Travel Visas here »

Sightseeing ideas

Visit two UNESCO World Heritage Sites – Thomas Jefferson's home, Monticello and the Rotunda at his beloved University of Virginia! You can visit both on a guided tour as well as the homes of 2 other early American Presidents, Monroe and Madison.