Sitting deep in the south of Virginia, the City of Galax is an area which exudes the essence of Americana. Resting nearby the iconic Blue Ridge Mountains, the city has a lot to offer the keen adventurer. A city with its own unique history, culture and architecture, Galax is a must-see for those looking to travel throughout the far reaches of the United States. For those looking to get out on the water, head to New River where there are plenty of opportunities to head rafting or kayaking. Take the New River Trail State Park, a former railway track, the park takes you through a linear trail stretching over 90 kilometres, on the way come into contact with the stunning flora and fauna of the area. There are also chances to spot some of the elusive local wildlife which inhabits this part of Virginia.