On The Water

  • Boat Tours

    All-aboard a day of excitement. Venture out into the calm waters of Virginia Beach and experience a bevy of local wildlife and picturesque views of our coastline along the way.

    Parasailing

    Let your excitement take flight as your legs dangle hundreds of feet above the Virginia Beach coastline. Get a seagulls-eye-view of the Atlantic Ocean and surrounding landscape and  live the life with an aerial twist.

    Jet Skiing

    Rev up the fun with a fast and furious aquatic adventure. With the wind in your face, you'll explore local waterways, see some of Virginia Beach's native wildlife, and let out plenty of ya-hoos along the way.

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  • Virginia Beach – Wet & Wild

    With miles and miles of beautiful coastline and meandering waterways, Virginia Beach is home to an aquatic playground of fun and adventure. Whether you sail above the coast on a parasailing excursion, drop in on a surfing session, or ride the currents with a variety of boating activities, getting on the water is never a problem. So paddle, sail, cruise, swim, or walk out to our beautiful waters and start living the life, aquatic-style.

  • Plan Your Adventure

    Dolphin Tours

    Cool Seasons Activities

    Pack a smile and head out into the calm waters of the Atlantic Ocean to hang out with pods of new friends. Get an up-close look at native dolphins, sea turtles, birds and fish as you troll the Virginia Beach coast, taking in the sites and sounds of the coastal wildlife.

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    Surfing

    Surfing

    Grab a board and paddle out to the breakers for a natural thrill ride like no other. Whether you're already shredding or need a lesson or two to get going, Virginia Beach has all the waves you need to get in on the action. So drop in and get the fun started.

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    Paddleboarding

    Paddleboarding

    Paddleboarding is a great way for beginners and experts alike to take to the calm waters of Virginia Beach for a day of adventure. Get a closer look at a pod of dolphins, catch a wave, or simply soak up the beauty of life on the water. It’s all just a paddle away.

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    Rudee Inlet Activities

    Rudee

    Your water-filled adventure stars here. From parasailing to jet skis, paddle boarding to pirate cruises, Rudee Inlet can hook you up with adventure.

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    Oyster Farm Boat Tours

    Oyster Farm

    Slip on your water shoes and pack a bottle of wine before embarking on an oyster farm tour, departing from Lynnhaven Inlet. Sample Virginia Beach's legendary Lynnhaven Oysters, while learning about their historical significance and revitalization efforts, and touring a local working oyster farm by boat.

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