Why Visit Virginia?
Virginia, located in the southeastern United States, is celebrated for its historical significance, scenic landscapes, and diverse culture. The state’s capital is Richmond, while other notable cities include Virginia Beach and Alexandria.
Virginia’s landscapes range from the rolling hills of the Piedmont to the scenic beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the coastal beauty of the Eastern Shore. Its history is marked by the founding of the Jamestown settlement in 1607, a pivotal role in the American Revolutionary War, and a prominent place in the Civil War, with battlefields like Gettysburg and Appomattox Court House.