From wine trails and craft breweries to hiking the Appalachian Mountains, there are some fantastic things to see and do in Virginia. A visit to Monticello, home of the late Thomas Jefferson, and sampling Richmond’s Southern-style flavours are a must.
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.
400 years of US history live on in the magnificent architecture in Richmond.
With an oceanfront boardwalk and lovely long beach, this resort city is ideal for families. Steeped in English colonialism, it also boasts brilliant seafood and theme parks. The Cape Henry Lighthouse and whale watching join an exciting list of things to see and do.
Visit 'Colonial Williamsburg' - the restored historic area of the city.
Outside Williamsburg is Busch Gardens - Virginia's largest theme park. Ride the monorail to the Anheuser-Busch factory - where you can do a tour and a tasting! Cool down at Water Country USA - the mid-Atlantic's largest water park.