Love hiking, cycling or just exploring unique destinations? Make Harrisonburg your next road trip destination! Wanderlust is defined as a strong desire to travel, but here in Virginia, we call that feeling WanderLove. While travel doesn’t look quite the same this year, you can still explore Virginia’s endless beauty with an epic road trip! You can still pamper yourself and your loved ones through new experiences.
Harrisonburg is happy to participate in the WanderLOVE campaign and invite visitors to make Harrisonburg their next road trip destination. With Downtown Harrisonburg as the hub, make reservations in one of our many clean, comfortable lodging facilities and explore local hikes in City parks, the Shenandoah National Park, or George Washington Forest.
Stroll the streets of Harrisonburg admiring public art murals and charming pocket parks and visit our five microbreweries and fantastic restaurants and you will discover why Harrisonburg is a Virginia’s Arts, Culture and Culinary District. Harrisonburg is the perfect road trip destination whether you are looking for great hiking, a bronze level cycling center, great restaurants, a campus visit or a unique experience. All who love to wander are welcome in Harrisonburg!
Follow your WanderLove from Harrisonburg to Charlottesville for a scenic adventure through the Blue Ridge Mountains. This blog covers a wide range of safe social distanced activities in Harrisonburg and Charlottesville, then takes you through the two fun-filled drives in between to fill your road trip vacation with even more memorable experiences. Check out this road trip adventure!
Tired of sitting in front of the computer? Ready to stroll quiet streets admiring public art, browse in charming shops and sample local beer and wine? Downtown Harrisonburg, Virginia’s First Culinary District and an original Virginia Arts District offers the perfect weekend getaway destination. Check out this weekend itinerary!
Fall is an amazing time to visit Harrisonburg, VA. Get lost on a scavenger hunt or hike a secluded mountain trail, sip chardonnay at a local vineyard or pick apples at a local farm and enjoy Harrisonburg’s relaxed, friendly atmosphere and small-town charm. Here are 10 reasons to visit Harrisonburg right now although it would be easy to list more than 10!