The Hidden Gems Road Trip Will Showcase Some Of Virginia's Most Stunning Places
By Beth|Updated on November 17, 2022(Originally published November 12, 2022)
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Charlottesville. 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.
Is there anything more exciting than getting in your car and embarking on a road trip? It’s the classic American adventure, and we’re fortunate to have endless day trip itineraries for experiencing all that Virginia has to offer. Today, we’d like to introduce our hidden gems road trip, which will showcase some of the lesser-known attractions throughout Northern Virginia. (Not located near NOVA? No problem — we’ve put together another road trip to see hidden gems in Virginia).
Be prepared to spot some epic waterfalls, breathtaking ruins, mountains, rivers, and a little bit of everything in between. Ready to explore some of the most beautiful hidden gems in Virginia? Let’s go! For the interactive Google Map, you can click here.
What are your thoughts on this road trip to see hidden gems in Virginia? Would you add any stops along the way? We’d love to hear your thoughts! For more road trip inspiration, check out these additional day trips you can take in Virginia.
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Beth C. |November 17, 2022
What are some unique places to visit in Virginia?
There are so many unique places to visit in Virginia, including the following:
Great Dismal Swamp
Great Falls Park
Light of Truth Universal Shrine
Fairy Stone State Park
Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
High Knob Scenic Tower
The above destinations are so surreal and beautiful, you might have thought they only existed in your imagination! For more information on visiting these places, check out our list of unique places to visit in Virginia.
What are some of the most beautiful places in Virginia?
Some of the most beautiful places in Virginia include:
Grayson Highlands State Park
Assateague Island National Seashore
Great Falls National Park
Falling Spring Falls
Staunton River State Park
From stunning mountain views to gorgeous stretches of shoreline, Virginia is a sightseer's dream come true! Learn more about how you can visit some of the most beautiful places in Virginia. Of course, one of the most popular places for exploring Virginia's scenery is Shenandoah National Park. It's a great place for hikers and campers, but it's also possible to drive through the park when you take Skyline Drive. There's so much to see and do within and around the park. For more information, check out our complete guide to Shenandoah National Park in Virginia.