Things to Do in Virginia Beach
- Virginia Beach is a popular destination for families and active travelers.
- Don’t forget to pack a swimsuit, towel, and any beach gear you might need during your stay.
- Bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat to protect yourself while soaking up the sun.
- Wear flip-flops to the beach, as the sand can get very hot in the summer.
Located at the site where English settlers first landed in America, First Landing State Park is Virginia’s most-visited state park. A diverse ecosystem of beach, lagoon, marsh, maritime forest, and cypress swamp, it offers a wide range of activities for visitors, including hiking, biking, swimming, fishing, kayaking, boating, and camping.
Ocean Breeze Waterpark offers family-friendly fun in sunny Virginia Beach. Splash in the wave pool, get thrilled on the park's 30 water slides, or just lounge with the family at a kid-friendly water playground. Beat the heat at the seasonal, outdoor waterpark.
A family-friendly destination in Virginia Beach, the Hunt Club Farm offers agricultural-themed entertainment and activities, including pony rides and seasonal festivals. Take the kids to the petting zoo, then head to the farm market, where you can find handmade gifts, plants, and seasonal products.