Highest-rated things to do in Virginia, according to Tripadvisor

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December 26, 2021
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Highest-rated things to do in Virginia, according to Tripadvisor

Whether you’ve lived in Virginia your whole life or are planning a trip there for the first time, there are plenty of things to do no matter your tastes. From historic landmarks and museums to stunning parks and hiking trails, Stacker compiled a list of the highest things to do in Virginia on Tripadvisor.

The list includes must-see sites, unusual activities off the beaten path, iconic buildings and museums, and plenty of places you’re likely to have heard of and still others that may be new to you. Whether you’re a seasoned local or looking for something fun to do during your visit, we’ve got you covered. Keep reading for the highest-rated things to do in Virginia.

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#30. Military Aviation Museum

- Rating: 5 / 5 (1,314 reviews)
- Category: Military Museums, Speciality Museums
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#29. Morven Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (197 reviews)
- Category: Parks, Gardens
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#28. Busch Gardens Williamsburg

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (8,690 reviews)
- Category: Amusement & Theme Parks, Water Parks
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#27. Governor's Palace

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,483 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites
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#26. Chatham Manor

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (380 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites
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#25. Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge

- Rating: 5 / 5 (3,044 reviews)
- Category: National Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas
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#24. Fort Monroe's Casemate Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (530 reviews)
- Category: Speciality Museums, History Museums
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#23. Historical White's Ferry

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (314 reviews)
- Category: Ferries
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#22. Jamestown-Scotland Ferry

- Rating: 5 / 5 (658 reviews)
- Category: Ferries
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#21. Virginia Capitol Building

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,060 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings
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#20. Norfolk Botanical Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,078 reviews)
- Category: Gardens
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#19. Virginia Beach

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3,032 reviews)
- Category: Beaches
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#18. Sandbridge Beach

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,434 reviews)
- Category: Beaches
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#17. Luray Caverns

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (4,617 reviews)
- Category: Canyons, Caverns & Caves
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#16. Stone Tower Winery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (182 reviews)
- Category: Wineries & Vineyards
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#15. Skyline Drive

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,663 reviews)
- Category: Bodies of Water, Scenic Drives
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#14. Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (535 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Battlefields
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#13. Jamestown Settlement

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (4,238 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Ships
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#12. Mill Mountain Star & Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,262 reviews)
- Category: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Parks
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#11. Old Town

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,763 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Neighborhoods
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#10. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,588 reviews)
- Category: Gardens
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#9. Arlington National Cemetery

- Rating: 5 / 5 (9,441 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Cemeteries
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#8. Battleship Wisconsin

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,572 reviews)
- Category: Ships
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#7. Monticello

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (6,907 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Gardens
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#6. Shenandoah Valley

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (113 reviews)
- Category: Valleys
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#5. Historic Jamestowne

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (5,328 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, History Museums
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#4. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

- Rating: 5 / 5 (3,071 reviews)
- Category: Art Museums
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#3. Maymont

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,020 reviews)
- Category: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Farms
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#2. Colonial Williamsburg

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (12,190 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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#1. Virginia Beach Boardwalk

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (7,820 reviews)
- Category: Piers & Boardwalks
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