Virginia's Chesapeake Bay region features George Washington's birthplace, the estate of Confederate General Robert E. Lee - Stratford Hall, as well as the lands of the Pamunkey and Mattaponi Native Americans. See rural and waterfront cottages, quaint villages and expansive farmlands all along the Bay.
Ways to enjoy the Chesapeake Bay and all it has to offer include Westmoreland State Park with its beach, Caledon Natural Area with its trails to the Potomac River, and charter boats, which show off the charm of this region.
One of Virginia's most prestigious vineyards is located here - Ingleside - in the Northern Neck. Also visit Westmoreland Berry Farm & Orchard, famous for their jams, jellies and climbing goats.
You'll love the B&Bs in this region as well as the world-renowned Tides Inn resort. Escape the ordinary by spending your vacation in the Chespeake Bay region of Virginia. You'll go home refreshed, full of seafood and country charm.