10 Weekend Road Trips Around CVille


1. The Smithsonian

Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle) – 1000 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20560
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Walk through the lovely sculpture garden, view the breathtaking planetarium or visit the mysterious Hope Diamond!

2. Colonial Williamsburg

101 Visitor Center Dr, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
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Colonial Williamsburg is full of historical fun. You can wander around and speak with the character, or play RevQuest, a dramatic revolutionary game.

3. Busch Gardens

One Busch Gardens Blvd, Williamsburg, Virginia
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Go on thrilling roller coasters, sample international foods or see the park’s Animal Ambassadors.

4. Carytown

West Cary St, Richmond, Virginia
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Carytown is full of cool shops, delicious restaurants and hosts several festivals throughout the year!

5. Luray Caverns

101 Cave Hill Rd, Luray, Virginia
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Let yourself be blown away by the humbling magnitude of these beautify caverns.


6. Virginia Beach

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Splash in the Atlantic or sunbathe on the golden beach. The ocean awaits!

7. Natural Bridge

Take in the beauty and wonder of Natural Bridge. This National Historic Landmark was once owned by Thomas Jefferson.

8. Kings Dominion

kings dominion
16000 Theme Park Way, Doswell, Virginia
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With thrilling rides and Dinos After Dark, there’s plenty of fun to be had at Kings Dominion.

9. Adventure Park

147 Monroe Church Rd. Rice, Va 23966
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Adventure Park makes for a great day of excitement. They have zip lines and over 60 high ropes obstacles!

10. Snowflex Centre

4000 Candlers Mountain Rd, Lynchburg, Virginia
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Missing your winter sports? Check out the only synthetic snow center in the country!

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