Virginia is for all kinds of families

Small families, big families, and families of all species, offering vacations options for kids, parents, and pups alike!

Fast-riding families and the young-at-heart can get their thrill of adventure at coaster-packed amusement parks, or cool their jets at our water parks. Families who love being outside can have their pick of outdoor adventures, from Blue Ridge Mountain exploring to Shenandoah Valley hiking. Sand-loving and beach-running families will love the vibrant Virginia Beach Oceanfront and the relaxing beaches of Virginia's Eastern Shore. And of course, don't forget the ice cream! Laid-back families can gather relatives young and old at a mountain resort, picturesque beach house rental, or a private cabin. Or, simply enjoy scenic drive with breathtaking views.

So what kind of family is yours? We've provided trip inspiration below with a wide range of activities for all types of families. Plan your vacation below and come love it for yourself.  


Fun Family Experiences

Family Floats

Virginia is blessed with paddling waters aplenty — slow moving blackwater streams drifting into the Atlantic coastal plain, tidal…