Most People Have No Idea Virginia Has Its Very Own Paris And It’s Enchanting

When it comes to romance, there’s no denying the charm and allure of Paris. We’re talking about Paris, Virginia, of course. Few people realize that tucked away in Virginia’s horse country awaits a small town that’s every bit as picturesque as its European counterpart. You may not find an Eiffel Tower replica, but if you’re looking for a unique day trip, a drive to this village in Fauquier County will not disappoint.

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/

Watch the brief video below, courtesy of Doug Smith, to see a unique aerial view of Paris. Even in the midst of winter, this town is absolutely breathtaking.

Have you visited Paris, Virginia? If so, we’d love to hear about your experiences there! For more European treasures hiding in Virginia, you’ll want to read about Virginia’s Little Switzerland and Virginia’s European Themed Hotel.