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Visit Virginia: glamping getaways and vacations
Visit Virginia! Are you thinking of going glamping in Virginia? The southeastern state attracts millions of visitors each year, bringing many from far away, who come to see the best Virginia tourist attractions, in some of the top places to visit in Virginia. Some of these landmarks include dramatic outdoor landscapes, that give all Virginia vacations a spark of adventure. Among numerous amazing outdoor destinations, a few stand out. Shenandoah National Park, Chesapeake Bay, and the Appalachian Mountains, which run through the state, are just a few of the many places to go in Virginia that make glamping such a unique and refreshing break from your typical vacation. While the cities have many interesting museums, restaurants, and more, the great outdoors is where Virginia shines. Sure, check out the best things to do in Alexandria, VA. But then, book a Virginia beach vacation—Virginia does have a 7,000-mile-long coastline on the Atlantic Ocean— in places such as Norfolk or Virginia Beach, or head for the mountains and book one of our cabins in Virginia for a secluded mountain getaway. Whatever you decide to do, a glamping getaway in Virginia is sure to be just the thing you needed.
Top things to do in Virginia outdoors
Whether you’re planning on staying in a peaceful Chesapeake accommodation or want an adventurous Shenandoah vacation, there are always plenty of things to do in Virginia. Rent a Virginia vacation rental and get amazing access to the top Virginia attractions. The state parks in Virginia are sensational and if you’re planning on a mountain retreat, you’ll love a day out in Blue Ridge with its immense natural beauty. Experience driving along the picturesque Blue Ridge Parkway, sample local wines at local vineyards and hike some of the best trails in the country. Blue Ridge Mountain getaways also attract water sports lovers each year as the Roanoke River Blueway and Upper Blackwater River Blueway offer ideal conditions for kayaking and canoeing. Glamping in Virginia boasts plenty of natural wonders as well as historic city sites, meaning visitors can experience the best of both worlds. You can visit George Washington’s Mount Vernon, pay your respects at Arlington National Cemetery, and take a cruise on the scenic Skyline Drive which runs through Shenandoah. Vacation rentals outside the city will leave you feeling relaxed and refreshed during your Virginia getaway, so visit VA and enjoy a vacation at Virginia Beach or a weekend getaway near Blue Ridge!
Virginia beach vacations offer a different perspective of the state and are ideal for family getaways. VA retreats by the coast normally mean a stay in Chesapeake Beach, Norfolk, or Virginia Beach. Hotels are often a popular accommodation choice among vacationers, however, glamping in Virginia is a fantastic way to really appreciate the surroundings from the comfort of a unique accommodation. Virginia Beach itself is a particular favorite with tourists and the gorgeous three-mile boardwalk and sandy shore offer a tranquil respite during those hot summer days. The Chesapeake Bay, or ‘Chic’s Beach’, as the locals call it, also boasts a decidedly laid back vibe, gentle waves, and miles upon miles of coastline.
If you're looking to spend some quality time with a loved one on a romantic getaway in Virginia, maybe an Alexandria vacation is the answer. The scenic waterfronts, historic monuments, and fine dining options all make this ideal for a couple’s getaway. Virginia vacations are perfect for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city as there are plenty of charming small towns such as Middleburg with its scenic vineyards, Vienna with its botanical gardens, and of course, the epitome of romance in Virginia, Charlottesville.
Virginia was one of the original 13 colonies and is rich in history. With many interesting historical sights, such as Monticello - Thomas Jefferson's plantation in Charlottesville - and the Jamestown Settlement or Colonial Williamsburg, a vacation in Virginia is a true delight for history buffs. Other popular attractions in Virginia include Revolutionary and Civil War grounds in Richmond, the cathedral-sized rock formations at Luray Caverns, and the array of outdoor sports available in Blue Ridge. No matter what you decide to do, you're sure to love your vacation rental. Virginia vacations like these are being booked, so don't wait to reserve your dates!
Best time to visit Virginia: weather and events
So, when’s the best time to visit Virginia? Weather here is mostly temperate, but vacations in VA are most popular during the summer months, from May to October, the perfect season for luxury camping. Virginia has warm summer months, with average highs of 90°F (31°C) and lows of 45°F (9°C). Though very hot and humid during these months, visitors normally flock to the coastal regions in the southeast during their summer VA vacation. Popular VA events include the Virginia Arts Festival in April, the Norfolk Harbor Festival of tall ships and fireworks in June, the American Music Festival in Virginia Beach in September, and the State Fair of Virginia in Caroline County, also in September. Now that you know the best things to do in Virginia and when to visit VA, book your next cozy cabin near Blue Ridge or VA romantic getaway here at Glamping Hub!