5 Incredible Virginia Day Trips You Can Take By Train
Virginia’s scenic landscapes are some of the most beautiful in the country, and seldom do we have time to slow down and really take them in. Fortunately, there’s a mode of transportation out there that allows us to do just that. A crucial part of our state history, train travel continues to benefit residents and visitors alike. If you’re looking for a unique day trip that takes you through the picturesque hills and valleys of Virginia (and even beyond!) here are some ideas:
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These are just a handful of the incredible potential for train traveling in or around Virginia. Feel free to use these as guidelines to plan your own memorable day trip! For more train scheduling and information, visit the Amtrak or Virginia Railway Express website. Which of these day trips would you take?
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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