Most people are unaware that the Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Museum is only a few minutes from the oceanfront! Just 2 miles from the boardwalk, Virginia Beach is home to one of the most unique and expansive aquariums on the East Coast! The exhibits are great for both kids and adults. Check out the animals or view a 3D movie on one of the largest screens in Virginia. Adventure awaits!
Most people are unaware that there is a fantastic new zipline adventure tour only a few minutes from the oceanfront! Just 2 miles from the boardwalk, Virginia Beach is home to one of the most exciting tree top zipline and adventure parks on the east coast! The park is great for both kids and adults. Come test your skills and feel the adrenaline as you swing through the trees!
There is also a new wetlands zipline adventure tour only a few minutes from the oceanfront! Just 2 miles from the boardwalk, Virginia Beach is home to one of the most exciting wetland zipline and adventure parks on the east coast! AdventureWorks is great for both kids and adults. Groups are welcome!
A lot of visitors to Virginia Beach on focus on the hotels as to where they want to stay. Ooohhhh, there is so much more. Don't forget to explore your other options. Beach homes, Beach condos, Sandbridge condos, cottages, campgrounds and more!
This 2-2.5 hour trip in search of whales, dolphins, seals, and seabirds brings you as close as possible to commonly observed species like acrobatic humpback whales, fin whales, minke whales, critically endangered right whales, bottlenose dolphins, harbor porpoises, and harbor seals, as well as an immense variety of seabirds and waterfowl. BOOK A TOUR TODAY!
Ever seen a whale up close? Tony Splendore of Virginia Beach has! Winter is the time to do it in Virginia Beach! Check out the great photos taken by visitors who have seen Humpback and Fin whales in their natural environment and close up! Get out and check them out before the winter is over!
The craft brewery craze is in full gear in Virginia Beach. Recently, the area has added several new craft breweries to the popular ones that are already here. Here is a small sample of some of the breweries that you can visit while on vacation. Bottoms up!
As tempting as it is to drive all around to taste our massive collection of local brews, you still need to be responsible. Most of the restaurants at the oceanfront carry our craft beers on tap. If you want to walk, Back Bay Brewery is on the south end just a few blocks from the beach.
Just a quick walk on the south end of the Virginia Beach boardwalk and 2 blocks inland.
Walk to the back of the restored Cavalier Hotel on 40th Street and find this gem
31st Street, Virginia Beach
Nowadays, you can't seem to avoid seeing a picture of the King Neptune statue in Virginia Beach. He's everywhere! The iconic statue overlooks 31st Street Stage/Park (aka King Neptune's Park) at the base of the Hilton Hotel. Your trip isn't complete without a picture in front of the King!
We know good food! Sure we've got all your favorites from home, but be sure to check out our local restaurants and cafes too! Let us show you what Southern Hospitality is all about. Here are our favorites for breakfast, lunch and dinner. You gotta check them out.