Itinerary Highlights

  • Drive through the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Experience a state-of-the-art observatory
  • Play golf at the Donald Steel-designed Highland Course
  • Enjoy fly-fishing with a guide
  • Stay at the newly renovated Keswick Hall
  • Have dinner at chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten's new restaurant, Marigold
  • Take a day trip to Monticello
  • Visit sites on the Richmond Garden Trail
  • Spend a day at the Virginia Fine Arts Museum
  • Tour the Black History Museum in Richmond

Follow in our Footsteps

Editor’s Itinerary

Duration: 9 Days

This nine-day journey through Virginia takes you from the Blue Ridge Mountains, in the southwestern corner of the state, to the college town of Charlottesville and on to Richmond, the capital. Besides historic sites, stellar restaurants and cutting-edge museums, there are plenty of outdoor excursions to enjoy.