So you're planning your next vacation and thinking about visiting Virginia Beach. Great choice! Virginia Beach is a beautiful beach that covers a large area between the Gulf of Chesapeake and the North Carolina border. Enjoy the beautiful landscape with nature, wildlife and plenty of attractions for action vacations. There are a variety of accommodation options. The resort boasts a host of large hotels, restaurants and souvenir shops. There are many great apartments and holiday properties. If you're more into the countryside, there are great camping options with some campsites that offer camping right on the beach. When planning a vacation, keep in mind that Williamsburg is just an hour's drive away and many other great attractions. Here are some great things you can do at Virginia Beach to help you plan your next vacation.
Beach– Beautiful beach for all day fun and relaxation.
Boardwalk – Pedestrian walk 3 km with restaurants, ferris wheel and live entertainment in the summer months.
Chesapeake Bay Bridge – Tunnel – A major tourist attraction linking the east coast of Virginia with the mainland near Norfolk.
Water park – Offers 16 slides and a wave pool for all day water fun
Motor world – Introducing 11 kart tracks and a playground for painting
Mini-golf – Your choice of thematic courses or indoor 3D courses
Harbor Park – Come and see The Tides, Triple A affiliate team of Baltimore Orioles, play home game.
Parasailing and Jet Ski
Museums – Many great museums to choose from: Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center, Atlantic Waterfowl Heritage Museum, Virginia Air and Space Museum and Old Coast Guard Station Museum.
False Cape State Park – One of the last undeveloped wilderness parks near the Atlantic. Vehicle operation is not permitted. Access by foot, bike, local carrier, boat or tram. Camping right on the beach and explore some of the 4000 acres in the state park.
With Williamsburg just an hour away you can try some of these great attractions.
Colonial Williamsburg – Go back to the 18th century community while the interpreters tell the story of 18th century men and women.
Colonial Jamestown and Yorktown – An outdoor exhibition walkway that details the events that led the American colonies to declare their independence from Britain.
Bush Gardens Williamsburg – Theme park full of rides and attractions for all.
Water Earth USA – Central Atlantic Atlantic water park with 43 hectares of swimming pool, playground, lazy rivers and water rides.
As you can see, there are many beautiful things to do on Virginia Beach. With so many great activities, there's something for everyone in your family to do.