Considered one of the most popular East Coast travel destinations, Virginia Beach is home to a myriad of entertaining activities and will be sure to delight a variety of travelers. Whether you are looking for educational opportunities, historical artifact journeys, or just a simple (or not so simple) good time during your vacation, Virginia Beach has it all.
With the first landing site in the 'New World' being just north of Virginia Beach, this popular educational student tour destination is rich in historical elements everywhere you look.
The surrounding cities such as Norfolk, Chesapeake, Newport, and Hampton lend to the experience here and allow your group to explore many avenues of local history, as well as many attractions to keep you busy.
Explore the site where the first permanent English settlers made base near the Old and New Cape Henry Lighthouses, examine the remains of the past at the First Landing State Park, or make your way to the Ferry Plantation House to learn more about historic America in one location than many other places can offer. If there are any animal lovers in your group be prepared to be overwhelmed by the various opportunities to learn about the fauna of the region such as the Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge or the Virginia Beach Aquarium and Marine Center.
In the mood for some good old-fashioned fun? Take a stroll along the highly popular Virginia Beach Boardwalk, considered one of the best in the country, splash around at Ocean Breeze Water Park, or maybe spot some dolphins along the unbeatable oceanfront view aboard Capt. Jack's Pirate Ship Attack cruise.
Adventure Student Travel will be more than happy to help build an itinerary that fits what your group is looking for, down to the very last minute by minute detail!