Best Virginia Weekend Getaways and Day Trips

Top Virginia Weekend Getaways and Day Trips
This list represents the most popular Virginia Weekend Getaways and Day Trips. Use this list to plan your next Virginia vacation. Select a state and/or an activity from the pull-down lists below to find even more top getaway ideas.
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1. Hot Springs, VA and White Sulphur Springs, WV Weekend Getaway
Like two fortresses standing sentinel over the dramatic Allegheny Mountains landscape, two sprawling resorts some 38 mi. apart stand ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Hot Springs, VA - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Washington, D.C.

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The Washington, D.C., area may not be romantic to the government employees working there, but it certainly is to those who visit. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Washington, DC - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in the Mid-Atlantic States

3. Chincoteague: Family Resort Island Weekend Getaway
Residents and visitors who love Chincoteague, the small fishing village on a 7-mile-long, 11/2-mile-wide island off Virginia’s Eastern ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Chincoteague, VA - Quick Escapes: Washington, D.C.

4. Central Virginia Vineyards (Including Culpeper and Orange) Weekend Getaway
Thomas Jefferson would be pleased. He was convinced that the Monticello area would be suitable for wine making, and now one-half of ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Culpeper, VA - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Washington, D.C.

5. Alexandria and Mount Vernon, VA: George's Beloved Weekend Getaway
George Washington may have slept in a lot of places, but he always came home to his “beloved Alexandria. ”Who could blame him? For ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Alexandria, VA - Quick Escapes: Philadelphia

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Situated on the south bank of the Potomac River is the second smallest county in the United States. Arlington, a suburb of Washington, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Alexandria, VA - Day Trips from Baltimore

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Stretching 80 miles along one of the highest sections of the famous Blue Ridge, Shenandoah National Park offers some of the most beautiful ...
Published by Hunter Publishing Luray , VA - Great American Wilderness: Touring America's National Parks

8. Lower Eastern Shore, Maryland & Virginia (Including Assateague & Chincoteague Islands) Weekend Getaway
The small towns of the lower eastern shore sometimes seem a century away from the oceanfront’s summertime bustle. Main Street shops, ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Snow Hill, MD - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Washington, D.C.

9. Chesapeake Bay's Northern Neck, VA Weekend Getaway
Virginia’s wide, flat coastal region slopes gently from the Chesapeake Bay, rising no more than a hundred feet or so between the shoreline ...
Published by Hunter Publishing Warsaw, VA - The Virginia Handbook

10. Virginia Beach, VA Weekend Getaway
Virginia Beach is perhaps the most popular vacation resort on the East Coast. If you like fun in the sun, crowded beaches where there’s ...
Published by Hunter Publishing Virginia Beach, VA - The Virginia Handbook

11. Shenandoah Valley and the Blue Ridge, Virginia Weekend Getaway
Into the fertile soils of the Shenandoah Valley and Blue Ridge region were planted the seeds of a nation. German and Scotch-Irish ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Staunton, VA - Fodor's Great American Vacations

12. Hampton Roads, Virginia (Including Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk,and Virginia Beach) Weekend Getaway
Water, water everywhere: it’s the reason that the world’s largest naval base is in the area known collectively as Hampton Roads, the ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Hampton, VA - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Washington, D.C.

13. Arlington & Arlington County, VA Weekend Getaway
Arlington County is on the west bank of the Potomac River, just across from the nation’s capital, where it enjoys all the advantages ...
Published by Hunter Publishing Arlington, VA - The Virginia Handbook

14. Accomack & Northampton Counties, VA Weekend Getaway
Virginia’s Eastern Shore encompasses the two southernmost counties on the tiny strip of land in the Chesapeake Bay that makes up the ...
Published by Hunter Publishing Accomac, VA - The Virginia Handbook

15. Charlottesville: A Presidential Neighborhood Weekend Getaway
They were the best of friends. They rode to each other’s neighboring plantations to play chess, lent one another skilled servants, ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Charlottesville, VA - Quick Escapes: Washington, D.C.

16. Charlottesville, Virginia Weekend Getaway
Those who love history flock to Charlottesville primarily because it’s at the core of what Virginians call “Mr.Jefferson’s country.” ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Charlottesville, VA - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Washington, D.C.

17. Abingdon, VA Weekend Getaway
Abingdon is a town rich in tradition and beauty. The oldest town west of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Abingdon has served as the Washington ...
Published by Hunter Publishing Abingdon, VA - The Virginia Handbook

18. The Amusement Parks of Virginia and West Virginia Weekend Getaway
This chapter describes these Virginia Amusement Parks: Busch Gardens, The Old Country, in Williamsburg, Motor World -- Your Place ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Williamsburg, VA - The Amusement Park Guide

19. Shenandoah National Park: Scenic Skyline Drive Weekend Getaway
The Shenandoah National Park is considered by many to be among the premier national parks in America. It is, by anyone’s reckoning, ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Front Royal, VA - Quick Escapes: Washington, D.C.

20. Fredericksburg and The Northern Neck, Virginia Weekend Getaway
The birthplaces of three presidents and several famous patriots are in the Northern Neck, a tranquil peninsula surrounded by the Potomac ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Fredericksburg, VA - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Washington, D.C.

 
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