Williamsburg, Virginia is a place a variety. The activities range from roller coasters to reenactment towns, and are always entertaining for every visitor. Busch Gardens, Colonial Williamsburg, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! and the Mystery Dinner Playhouse are just a few of the many exciting attractions in Williamsburg.
At Busch Gardens, you can enjoy a wide variety of food, shopping, live shows and more from around the world. Busch Gardens Williamsburg is known for its European theme; each section of the park is designed after a different country in Europe. The main attraction of the park, of course, though is the wide selection of rides. Fast-paced coasters, family classics and rides just for the kids are all available.
Closest Hotel: Courtyard Williamsburg (1.2 miles away), comfortable accommodations with a heated indoor pool and outdoor pool, a hot tub, free parking and more.
A visit to Colonial Williamsburg will allow you to all but literally step back in time. You can immerse yourself into the days of the past, exploring the history and birth of America as you tour historically accurate sites, hear and see what family life was like and dress up in the colonial costumes. You can also choose to spend just one day or a total of three days at the attraction.
Closet Hotel: The Rodeway Inn Historic (0.7 miles away), complete with an outdoor pool and free parking.
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum Williamsburg is filled with oddities. We’re talking 500-pound gorilla made entirely of nails and genuine shrunken heads odd here. There are many illusions and interactive exhibits as well for visitors to explore. You can also get admission into the 4D Theater with the Ripley’s Experience ticket.
Closet Hotel: The Hilton Garden Inn Williamsburg (0.1 mile away), which boasts an indoor heated pool and a hot tub.
If you’re looking for a truly laugh out loud way to spend a meal in Williamsburg, the Mystery Dinner Playhouse is the perfect option. Not only will you get served up a delicious meal (options include steak, chicken, fish and vegetarian lasagna), but you will also get the opportunity to try your hand at solving a murder mystery.
Closet Hotel: The Econo Lodge Pottery (0.1 mile away), where you can stay for less of a price but for just as much comfort with a hot tub and an outdoor pool.
All of these activities and more await your arrival in Williamsburg. There’s so much to do, you probably won’t have enough time for it all in one vacation, but these could be a good way to start your tradition of vacationing in Williamsburg.