The Fredericksburg, Virginia area, resting on the banks of the pristine Rappahannock River, offers many ways to have “The Greatest Vacation in History.” Immerse yourself in the past as you stroll through the 40-block historic district in downtown Fredericksburg. Witness a Civil War reenactment or walk in the footsteps of a Civil War general who fought on the grounds of Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania when the North and South were at war. Wander through art galleries, see a Broadway quality musical and savor the delectable cuisine at an area eatery. Play a round of golf during your visit or enjoy outdoor activities at Lake Anna State Park.

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Featured Package Deals

  • Culinary Experience
  • Grapes and Grains Trail
  • Civil War Experience

 

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10 Great Reasons to Make Fredericksburg Virginia Your Greatest Vacation in History

  

The History: Colonial | Civil War | even Pre-Historic, it’s all here, a history that’s as rich and diverse as the country itself >>>

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The Sesquicentennial: beyond our rich history, the 150th Anniversary of the American Civil War is bringing a series of can’t miss special reenactments, lectures, and programs >>>

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The Arts: from Broadway quality dinner theater to an eclectic mix of artists and galleries in Fredericksburg’s downtown historic district >>>

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The Great Outdoors: miles of walking and biking trails and diverse water adventures on scenic rivers and lakes >>>

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The Shopping: all of your national favorites plus a historic district packed with one of a kind treasures, gifts and antiques >>>

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The Wine and Spirits: Award winning wineries, historic distillery and a locally favorite micro-brewery make up the RF&P Grapes & Grains Trail >>>

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The Food: dozens of chef owned establishments in a historic setting will keep your taste buds tantalized >>>

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The Events: the Marine Corps Historic Half Marathon and the unique Via Colori are just two of many great events held year ’round >>>

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The Golf: challenge yourself in Fredericksburg, one of Virginia’s fastest growing golf destinations >>>

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Affordability: One only needs to review our Lodging page (at least 7 great properties at under $100 per night!) to know how affordable a vacation or a simple weekend getaway is here in Fredericksburg Virginia, and we are ready to help you with planning your Greatest Vacation in History! >>>