History and natural wonders intertwine in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. At the heart of the attractions is Shenandoah National Park. Numerous hiking opportunities await at Hawksbill Mountain, Old Rag Mountain, and Blackrock Summit. You can also head underground at nearby attractions like Luray Caverns and Skyline Caverns.
Perhaps the most famous outdoor attraction is Skyline Drive. Winding along the ridgetops, Skyline Drive offers spectacular views and vivid fall color. What's more, Skyline Drive continues south of the national park as the Blue Ridge Parkway, offering many more miles of scenic routes near Shenandoah Acres.
For those seeking shopping and dining, the Historic Downtown Mall of Charlottesville has an endless array of local businesses. You might also stroll through the historic University of Virginia campus. Afterwards, head to Thomas Jefferson's Monticello or James Monroe's Highland to see the historic estates of America's early influencers. And if a drink is what you seek, the Monticello Wine Trail is ideal for exploring the local wineries.
There's even more to explore in the region, including:
With history, charming towns, and outdoor wonders, the Shenandoah Valley is a restful vacation destination. Come camping at Shenandoah Acres Family Campground and explore all that the area has to offer. And don't forget to share this post with your travel buddy to start planning your trip!