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1240 General Booth Boulevard
Virginia Beach, VA 23451Get Directions
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The Virginia Beach area boasts numerous historical, cultural, military, and marine attractions. Here is just a sampling of some favorites. Click here for a complete list.
If you're the type who doesn't just want to LOOK at the ocean but wants to EXPERIENCE it, check out these tours. Most have seasonal availability.
Parasailing, Jet Skiing, Kayaking: www.beachparasail.com 757-422-UFLY
Sailing: Iggy Biggy Sailing: 757-358-5800
Deep-Sea fishing, Thrill Rides, Cruising, Dolphin and Whale-watching: Rudee Tours www.rudeetours.com 757-425-3400.
For the ultimate thrill ride in season, climb aboard a 70-foot, 2,000 hp jetboat and hit the water for a thrilling ride along the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, up to the Cape Henry Lighthouses at Chesapeake Bay. In summer, you're likely to see bottlenose dolphins! Visit www.rudeerocket.com or call (757) 425-3400.
Head north on General Booth only 2.5 miles and you'll be at the famous and fabulous Virginia Beach oceanfront and boardwalk! Take it easy and take the trolley, which runs right from KOA to the beach Memorial thru Labor Day, or rent an electric bike or beach cruiser at KOA and ride it all the way on the local bike path!
Want a beach that's just as beautiful but more quaint? Head south 10 miles to Sandbridge Beach. Then there's Chix Beach on the Chesapeake Bay for another experience, or other local beaches our staff will be happy to tell you about.
A climbing challenge course experience up in the trees! You won't be able to imagine it -- you have to come and see it!
For ages 7-adult, beginner to advanced climbers. For details and hours of operation, visit their website.
Free general admission-Admission to permanent collection galleries is always free. The cost for special exhibitions and programs varies. Members enjoy free admission to all exhibitions and discounts on programs. VMFA is open 365 days a year.
Open daily Memorial Day-Labor Day With 16 waterslides and a million-gallon wave pool, there's wild water fun for everyone at the Ocean Breeze Waterpark. *Discounted tickets available at our front desk.
You'll find plenty to do while in Virginia Beach!
With 14 miles of open, public beaches – with NO fees – Virginia Beach offers a variety of unique beaches to fit every mood. The newly-landscaped Virginia Beach resort area features live music, street performers, diverse festivals, as well as outdoor cafes and nightlife.
If your idea of a "day at the beach" is more relaxed, visit Chesapeake Beach (known to the locals as “Chick's Beach) for a more tranquil spot along the scenic Chesapeake Bay. Swimmers will enjoy the bay's protected shallow waters and beautiful sunsets.
For a more secluded environment, the Sandbridge area on Virginia Beach's southern shore is perfect—quiet, breathtaking ocean views, and just 20 minutes from the main resort area.
The ocean and many inland waterways around Virginia Beach provide for numerous water activities, ranging from peaceful to thrilling!
Virginia Beach boasts miles of hiking and biking trails. Get more info at https://www.vbgov.com/government/departments/parks-recreation/parks-trails/Pages/bikeways-trails.aspx.
Historic homes throughout the city offer a peek into the lives of Virginia Beach's earliest residents, including the Adam Thoroughgood House (circa 1680), the Lynnhaven House (1725), the Ferry Plantation House (1740), and the Francis Land House (late 1700s). All homes are open to the public for tours and host special interpretative programs throughout the year. www.virginiabeachhistory.org.