Available: Every December
Day One: Arrive in Richmond and begin with a tour of The White House of the Confederacy. Later check in to a local hotel. Depart for the Gardenfest of Lights at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens. Continue with a delightful Tacky Lights Tour of Richmond.
Day Two: This morning visit Maymont, one of America's Castles, decorated for the holidays. Enjoy free time in the trendy Shockoe Slip district. Enjoy lunch, and visit St. John's Church, where Patrick Henry delivered his 'Give me liberty or give me death' speech. Next tour the Virginia State Capitol Building. Continue with a driving tour of historic Richmond.
Day Three: Depart for a tour of Colonial Williamsburg, where the decorations are all handmade of natural materials. Enjoy lunch in a historic tavern, and free time in Colonial Williamsburg. Depart for Newport News! Enjoy dinner and holiday entertainment at the historic Boxwood Inn. After dinner drive through the Celebration of Lights.
Day Four: Visit the Star of Wonder at the Virginia Living Museum. Next visit Anderson Home & Garden Showplace. Enjoy lunch at Anderson's. Check in to a hotel and prepare for an evening at Christmas Town, A Busch Gardens' Celebration.
Day Five: Tour of Endview Plantation's Virginia Christmas. Enjoy lunch in the historic Chamberlin Hotel. After lunch, tour the Casemate Museum. Depart for Virginia Beach and check in to an oceanfront hotel. Enjoy dinner at a local seafood restaurant. Drive along the boardwalk to see the dazzling McDonalds Holiday Lights at the Beach.
Day Six: Visit the Hermitage Foundation Museum. Continue to Mermaid Winery for a tour and tasting. Enjoy fine dining with a view of Norfolk Harbor during lunch. Visit the Hunter House Victorian Museum Christmas Collection. Enjoy a dinner cruise on the Spirit of Norfolk.
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