- Our list of the best things to do in Lexington, Virginia, features the top 33 nearby activities — including 16 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lexington, VA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Lexington, VA , followed by 12 popular activities in nearby cities, including Natural Bridge, Bedford and Wintergreen
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231 Turkey Ridge Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903 MoreLess Info
Led by experienced professional balloonist Rick Behr, Bear Balloon Corporation offers chartered balloon rides departing from the Boarâ€™s Head Inn. Behr describes the rides as â€˜aerial nature walks,â€™ as visitors can take in remarkable views of the countryside.
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The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986 MoreLess Info
Originally constructed by Seth Raynor in 1924, Jack Nicklaus redesigned the Greenbrier Golf Course in 1977. This resort course is the only course in the world to host the Ryder Cup and the Solheim Cup.
During the Cold War, the Greenbrier Government Relocation Facility was to be the location that top United States government officials were to be evacuated to should the need arise. Visitors can tour the facility, better known as The Bunker, including the decontamination area and the power plant.
Alexander H. Findlay originally designed the Meadows golf course, but the course was completely redesigned in 1999 by Dick Wilson and Bob Cupp to become a 6,660 yards par 70 course. Players can plan the course that is often used for regional and state championships.
Stretching a full two miles, the Saunders-Monticello Trail lies along the Thomas Jefferson Parkway. The trail is great for those on leg, bike, or in a wheelchair, with crushed and packed stone and a minimal grade.
Located in the historic Williams-Brown House, the Salem Historical Society presents local artifacts from early Indian settlements, relics from the Civil War and mementos from Salem's daily life. They also sponsor a gallery of local artwork and host workshops.