Happiness is just a walk in the sand away when you vacation in Virginia Beach, where the easy pace of beach living will have you saying yes to all kinds of new experiences. Rejuvenation is a given here, as you let the sun deliver its vitamin D therapy in any dose you like. Whether you’re into hours of relaxation on the shore or take your sunshine between excursions to area shops and museums, the options for fun and fulfillment are plenty. From the daily oceanfront entertainment of Beach Street USA to taking in a show at the Sandler Center, you won’t run out of things to do.
Walk the trails of First Landing State Park, kayak the quiet waters of Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge or join a boat tour in search of dolphins – Virginia Beach rewards nature lovers with unforgettable experiences. Coastal birds are always willing to put on a show, both at the oceanfront and along our inland waterways.
Explore Virginia Beach’s storied history, from the earliest English speaking settlers to the military might of today. The Military Aviation Museum boasts a spectacular collection of beautifully restored WWI and WWII aircraft. Visit the Virginia Aquarium’s Restless Planet exhibit for a natural history view of the area.