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Williamsburg
Experience the fun and adventure of the Greater Williamsburg Area. Busch Gardens and Water Country USA offer coasters, slides, and live shows. Enjoy Colonial Williamsburg’s interactive spy mission and discover nearby Jamestown and Yorktown, where a new world was found. Sunset sails on the York River, Go Ape’s rope course, and Riverwalk Landing are unique local attractions. Stroll or bike on the many area trails. Williamsburg outlet malls and Merchant’s Square feature premium shopping.

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Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course
Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course
Owner description: Go Ape Treetop Adventure & Treetop Junior (NEW for 2013!)Go Ape! Treetop Adventure:Scramble up cargo nets, traverse across rope bridges and take-off on zip lines 40-50 feet above... more Owner description: Go Ape Treetop Adventure & Treetop Junior (NEW for 2013!)Go Ape! Treetop Adventure:Scramble up cargo nets, traverse across rope bridges and take-off on zip lines 40-50 feet above the ground! Go Ape is a highly interactive 2-3 hour treetop adventure where you’ll explore the forest canopy via 5 ziplines and awesome obstacles. Treetop Adventure Limitations: Supervision ratios must be met: 1 adult for every 2 kids between the ages of 10 and 15 and 1 adult for every 5 kids between the ages of 16 and 17. Minimum age: 10 years old. Minimum height: 4ft 7in. Maximum weight: 285 lbs (subject to harness fit)Go Ape! Treetop Junior:Junior Tarzans can swing through the treetops and enjoy a fun-filled experience of tree-to-tree crossings, obstacles, and 2 ziplines at heights of 20 feet above the ground!Treetop Junior Limitations:• Supervision ratios must be met: 1 adult for every 6 kids age 6 and older, and 1 adult for every 2 kids younger than 6 years old. All ages Minimum height: 3ft 3in. Maximum weight: 285 lbs (subject to harness fit) less
Attraction type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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Historic Jamestowne
Historic Jamestowne
Owner description: Historic Jamestowne is the original site of the first permanent English settlement in America. Ongoing archaeology at the site of James Fort has changed our understanding of the... more Owner description: Historic Jamestowne is the original site of the first permanent English settlement in America. Ongoing archaeology at the site of James Fort has changed our understanding of the struggles and triumphs of early 1600s life in Virginia. Living history programs and an archaeology museum tell the story of this dramatic rediscovery. The site is jointly administered by the National Park Service and Preservation Virginia. less
Attraction type: Historic Sites; History Museums
DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
A vast collection (8,000 objects) from 17th, 18th and early 19th century America are on display at the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum.
Attraction type: Art Museums
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Governor's Palace
Governor's Palace
The luxurious palace of the loyalist governor, complete with meticulously replicated late 18th century furnishings.
Attraction type: Historic Sites
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The College of William and Mary
The College of William and Mary
Owner description: The Sir Christopher Wren building, the oldest college building in America, is one of several historical attractions on the campus of this second-oldest university in the U.S... more Owner description: The Sir Christopher Wren building, the oldest college building in America, is one of several historical attractions on the campus of this second-oldest university in the U.S., which boasts four U.S. presidents among its graduates. less
Attraction type: Educational Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

A Chef's Kitchen
A Chef's Kitchen
Ranked #1 of 349 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Fat Canary
Fat Canary
Ranked #2 of 349 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Cuisines: American
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Le Yaca French Restaurant
Le Yaca French Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 349 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Cuisines: French
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Giuseppe's Italian Restaraunt
Giuseppe's Italian Restaraunt
Ranked #4 of 349 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Price:
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Second Street
Second Street
Ranked #5 of 349 Restaurants in Williamsburg
Price:
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Days Inn Historic Area
2.5 of 5
Days Inn Historic Area
$55 - $139
Ranked #3 of 79 Hotels in Williamsburg
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Anvil Campground
Anvil Campground
$15 - $120
Williamsburg KOA Campground
Williamsburg KOA Campground
$19 - $34

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, Williamsburg-Historic Gateway
3.0 of 5
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, Williamsburg-Historic Gateway
$78 - $157
Ranked #2 of 79 Hotels in Williamsburg
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Hampton Inn & Suites Williamsburg Historic District
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Williamsburg Historic District
$73 - $151
Ranked #4 of 79 Hotels in Williamsburg
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Comfort Suites Bypass
2.5 of 5
Comfort Suites Bypass
$79 - $167
Ranked #5 of 79 Hotels in Williamsburg
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