The One Virginia Town Everyone Must Visit This Fall

Virginia’s charming small towns are beautiful year round, yet there are some that are truly resplendent in the fall. One such case is the southwestern Virginia town of Abingdon. Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, this town transforms along with the changing leaves. Whether you’re taking a stroll downtown, cozied up at a local cafe, or enjoying the crisp autumn air along the Virginia Creeper Trail, you’re fall visit to Abingdon will be nothing short of enchanting.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

To see a glimpse of just how devastatingly gorgeous the fall foliage can be in Abingdon, watch the brief aerial footage of the Virginia Creeper Trail:

Have you visited this charming town recently? If so, we’d love to hear about your experiences there! Looking for more fall-friendly activities? Be sure to read about The Incredible Fall Foliage Road Trip Through Virginia.