Natural Wonder, Natural Beauty, above ground AND below. Carved by the fingers of nature, its immensity is startling! The awe-struck Thomas Jefferson purchased it from the King of England in 1774 calling it "the most sublime of nature's works". Elevate your senses as you walk the Cedar Creek Nature Trail and journey back 300 years through the Monacan Indian Living History experience. Descend into the mountainside on a guided tour of the Natural Bridge Caverns, deepest cavern in the east coast.
Bring your family or invite your friends for outdoor adventures and activites. Unwind at dusk with the nolstagic "Drama of Creation" show. Stay overnight at the Historic Hotel with affordable package deals that include a delicious breakfast buffet, wireless internet and passes to activites of your choice.
Just minutes off I-81 at exits 175 & 180, on US 11 & 130, Natural Bridge Park makes a perfect home-base to discover the area’s rich history and beauty. Visit historic nearby towns, fun attractions & activities, award wining vineyards; golfing, river adventures, hikeing, bikeing and explore the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Within a short drive, itinerary themes can include: the Virginia Indians & the Early Frontier; Hunter’s Raid Civil War Trail; Vineyards, Views & Delicious Food; Jefferson’s Blue Ridge. Visit nearby sites in historic Lexington, Roanoke, Staunton, Lynchburg; Rockbridge and Lexington Valley Vineyards; Wade’s Mill (cooking class option) and Buffalo Herb Farm; Frontier Culture Museum; Jefferson’s Poplar Forest; Appomattox, Bedford; local attractions, the Safari Park, or Zoo. Float down the Maury or James River.
Straddling both the Shenandoah & Roanoke Valleys, Natural Bridge offers many options to build great multi-day custom itineraries for all ages & interests.