Richmond, Virginia, is a fantastic location for a family vacation! Originally a colonial settlement, this history is evident in the cobblestone streets, red-brick row houses, leafy parks, and monuments throughout the city. Teach the kids about Civil War history, or enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities: whitewater rafting on James River, strolling along the canal downtown, or cycling down Virginia Capital Trail. Or head to Shenandoah National Park, Old Rag Mountain, Luray Caverns or Hawksbill Mountain for hiking, climbing, and mountain biking. Just make sure to book one of these family vacations near Richmond, Virginia, for the perfect vacation! Each comes equipped with everything necessary for a relaxing time, and there's something for every taste and budget—so take a look today!