Attractions

Wineries and Breweries

We offer wine/beer tours! Sip your way through Charlottesville area and take in all the beauty the area has to offer. You’ll understand why Charlottesville has become the No. 1 tourist destination in the state.
Let our knowledgeable drivers take you to 4 vineyards in beautiful wine country with buses leaving at noon and returning at 5.

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View winery directory and event schedules at monticellowinetrail.com

Skyline Drive

A mere 10 miles away, enjoy the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway by car, bike or foot. To learn more, see: visitskylinedrive.org.

  • “Few roads anywhere can top the Skyline Drive, which twists and turns 105 miles along the Blue Ridge crest in Shenandoah National Park.” – Frommers
  • “Taking the leisurely Skyline Drive through Shenandoah National Park and the Blue Ridge Mountains is nothing short of divine.” – US News & World Report

Downtown Charlottesville

The Downtown pedestrian mall, Belmont, and West Main Street are full of lively restaurants and bars, boutique shops, and music venues. Browse locations and event schedules at friendsofcville.org.

Monticello and Montpelier

Monticello is the masterpiece of Thomas Jefferson and no visit to the area is complete without a guided walking tour of his magnificent house and organic gardens. For information and tour schedules, visit: monticello.org.

Also open for tours in neighboring Orange County, Montpelier was home to President James Madison, “Father of the Constitution” and Dolley Madison, America’s “first” First Lady. For more information, visit: montpelier.org.

The University of Virginia

Consistently ranked as one of America’s best values in public education, Thomas Jefferson’s “academical village” is not beyond being named Playboy Magazine’s “best party school in the country.” The cornerstone of Charlottesville, UVa offers walking tours of it’s historical campus and nearby corner shops. To learn more, visit: virginia.edu