Popular Cities in Virginia

Top cities in Virginia, page 1, based on popularity among TravBuddy members.

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Virginia Beach #1 most popular location
An independent city nestled in the Hampton Roads metropolitan area of Virginia along the Atlantic Ocean near the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay, Virginia Beach is the most populated city in Virg…
278travelers 35reviews 15blogs
Williamsburg #2 most popular location
Williamsburg, Virginia USA is a major tourist destination because of the historical significance of the area. Also, is offers state-of-the-art theme parks, outdoor fun, spas and golf. William…
56travelers 25reviews 18blogs
Richmond #3 most popular location
Richmond is the capital of Virginia, and is an independent city, not part of a county as many places in Virginia are, being a Commonwealth of places. Located near the James River, Richmond wa…
218travelers 22reviews 14blogs
Arlington #4 most popular location
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Founded 9 July 1846 Website: www.arlingtonva.us Arlington County is an urban county of about 203,000 residents in the Commonwealth of Virginia, …
146travelers 37reviews 4blogs
Alexandria #5 most popular location
Alexandria, Virginia, is an independent city of Virginia. (Not in any county.) The city was founded in the mid-18th century as a tobacco, cotton, and trading seaport on the Potomac River. For…
138travelers 47reviews 9blogs
Norfolk #6 most popular location
Home to the largest naval base in the world, and featuring a waterfront packed full of typical American food chains, docks, plenty of off-duty sailors, and enough waterfront taverns to fill a…
130travelers 24reviews 21blogs
Fredericksburg #7 most popular location
Fredericksburg is an independent city in the U.S. Commonwealth of Virginia, 50 miles south of Washington, D.C., and 55 miles north of Richmond, Virginia. As of the 2006 census, the city had a…
59travelers 16reviews 1blogs
Charlottesville #8 most popular location
Such a lot of things to do from C-ville. Visiting the awesome southern downtown, and UVA monuments (academic village and rotunda, designed by Thomas Jefferson ) plus 3 sites about 3 presiden…
71travelers 12reviews 5blogs
Newport News #9 most popular location
45travelers 4reviews 2blogs
Chesapeake #10 most popular location
Chesapeake, Virginia is not only a small city of 222,528 (as of 2007) but also a county and a historic Revolutionary War battlefield. Chesapeake is one of the seven cities that make up the H…
51travelers 7reviews 1blogs
Roanoke #11 most popular location
Roanoke is located 168 miles west of Virginia's state capital, Richmond, nestled between the Blue Ridge and the Virginia Allegheny Highlands. Its proximity to the Blue Ridge Parkway near the …
46travelers 3reviews 3blogs
Fairfax #12 most popular location
Fairfax, Virginia, is a small city in Northern Virginia. Originally known as Fairfax Court House, it is home to the burgeoning Fairfax County Court House complex. Yet, it is not part of surro…
102travelers 17reviews 3blogs
Manassas #13 most popular location
Manassas, Virginia, is forever associated with the two Civil War Battles that took place nearby in 1861 and 1862. Manassas was founded as a railway junction point in the 1850s and its strateg…
36travelers 8reviews 9blogs
Winchester #14 most popular location
Winchester, Virginia, is a market town and college town in the Shenandoah Valley. It's long been known as an apple production and distribution center. The Apple Blossom Festival engages the t…
22travelers 16reviews 2blogs
Hampton #15 most popular location
43travelers 3reviews 6blogs
Lynchburg #16 most popular location
27travelers 1reviews 3blogs
Harrisonburg #17 most popular location
Harrisonburg,VA is a picturesque up and coming city located just off interstate 81. It is the home to James Madison University and both the city and University are growing rapidly. While the …
18travelers 2reviews 2blogs
Chantilly #18 most popular location
Chantilly, Virginia, is located in Northern Virginia, in western Fairfax County, right on the border with Loudon County. Chantilly is probably best known to travelers as the site of Washingto…
9travelers 7reviews 2blogs
Glen Allen #19 most popular location
3travelers 2reviews
Herndon #20 most popular location
Herndon, Virginia is a large city in Northern Virginia, I suspect it was created by wealthy influential landowners. It encompasses Dulles International Airport and Reston. Reston is home to m…
19travelers 5reviews 1blogs
Luray #21 most popular location
Luray is a quite town nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountain's about an hour and a half drive outside of DC. Although it still retains all the small town charms, Luray has recently experienced a…
1travelers 11reviews 6blogs
Petersburg #22 most popular location
5travelers 1reviews
Lexington #23 most popular location
Home of two colleges, VMI (Virginia Military Institute) and W &L (Washington and Lee University), this is also the home of Stonewall Jacksons residence.
7travelers 3reviews 2blogs
Staunton #24 most popular location
9travelers 1reviews
Wytheville #25 most popular location
1travelers 1blogs
Sterling #26 most popular location
17travelers 2reviews
Springfield #27 most popular location
Springfield, Virginia, is a suburban community 17 miles south of Washington, DC. It’s not an incorporated city, but politically is part of Fairfax County. Springfield residents nevertheless…
26travelers 13reviews 10blogs
Woodbridge #28 most popular location
Woodbridge is an unincorporated communiuty in Prince William County in Northern Virginia about 25 miles (40 km) south of Washington, DC. It is generally defined by Occoquan Creek to the north…
34travelers 5reviews 2blogs
Dulles #29 most popular location
3travelers 10reviews 3blogs
Falls Church #30 most popular location
20travelers 3reviews
Waynesboro #31 most popular location
4travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Suffolk #32 most popular location
Suffolk is a very quiet climate with in my opinion very friendly people. It has a very based wildlife claim with lots of fun activities to do out doors such as, four-wheeling, camping, and so…
14travelers 1reviews 2blogs
Reston #33 most popular location
42travelers 3reviews 3blogs
Ashland #34 most popular location
3travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Vienna #35 most popular location
24travelers 3reviews
Salem #36 most popular location
7travelers 1reviews
Blacksburg #37 most popular location
Blue Ridge Mountains, New River Valley, and Virginia Tech Hokie football...a trifecta which makes Blacksburg a relaxing and exciting place to visit. Situated in the beautiful mountains of …
30travelers 2blogs
Chincoteague #38 most popular location
Chincoteague Island is famous for it's pony swim, an annual wild pony auction held as a fundraiser for the local fire department. It's a quaint town with fantastic gift shops, and numerous ic…
3travelers 9reviews 6blogs
Yorktown #39 most popular location
11travelers 5reviews 4blogs
Chincoteague Island #40 most popular location
1reviews 1blogs
Emporia #41 most popular location
Emporia lies at a transportation crossroads; a major rail line and three major highways pass through it. Though Emporia is officially a city, it has less than 6,000 residents. Emporia has t…
2travelers 1blogs
Stafford #42 most popular location
12travelers 2reviews
McLean #43 most popular location
30travelers 5reviews
Front Royal #44 most popular location
6travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Orange #45 most popular location
3travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Portsmouth #46 most popular location
Pretty quiet place with all types of people, and places to see. Lots of restaurants to choose from like spanish, chinese, caribbean, and fast food spots too. Shopping is not very selective, t…
28travelers 1reviews
Abingdon #47 most popular location
3travelers 2reviews
Martinsville #48 most popular location
Martinsville is a small city in the south of Virginia, best known for the two big NASCAR events each year at the Martinsville Speedway. The speedway is the shortest and one of the most excit…
4travelers 4reviews 1blogs
Dumfries #49 most popular location
1travelers 2reviews
Leesburg #50 most popular location
22travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Farmville #51 most popular location
3travelers 4reviews 2blogs
Marion #52 most popular location
1travelers 2reviews
Jamestown #53 most popular location
Jamestown was founded as the first surviving British colony in 1607, and celebrated over 400 years of history in 2007. The original triangle fort and church, along with the foundations of se…
1travelers 5reviews 4blogs
Hillsville #54 most popular location
1travelers 1blogs
South Hill #55 most popular location
1reviews
Culpeper #56 most popular location
3travelers 1blogs
Mount Vernon #57 most popular location
Mount Vernon, Virginia, is a community in eastern Fairfax County. It is most famous for being the location of the Mount Vernon estate, the home of George Washington. For the most part, Mount …
1travelers 2reviews 3blogs
Occoquan #58 most popular location
Occoquan is one of the most charming spots in Northern Virginia. Nestled alongside the Occoquan River in Prince William County, you might miss it if you drive too fast over the Route 123 brid…
3travelers 3reviews 1blogs
Natural Bridge #59 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Bedford #60 most popular location
4travelers 2blogs
Ashburn #61 most popular location
15travelers 1reviews
Lorton #62 most popular location
Lorton is a suburban community in Fairfax County, VA, near Washington, DC. Located in a rapidly developing Northern Virignia county, Lorton was still quite rural until a few years ago. It was…
4travelers 2reviews 2blogs
Tappahannock #63 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
McGaheysville #64 most popular location
3reviews
Cape Charles #65 most popular location
1travelers 1blogs
Appomattox #66 most popular location
2travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Colonial Beach #67 most popular location
2travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Strasburg #68 most popular location
2travelers 1blogs
Centreville #69 most popular location
12travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Quantico #70 most popular location
Quantico, a small town in Northern Virginia, is mostly known as the home of one of the largest Marine Corps bases in the country. The base is the site of the Marine Corps Combat Development C…
5travelers 2blogs
Stanley #71 most popular location
Not primarily known as a travel destination the town of Stanley is a typical untouched (no traffic lights) American small town. Smack dab in the middle of the Shenandoah Valley the town is su…
1blogs
Mason Neck #72 most popular location
Mason Neck is a peninsula jutting into the Potomac River in southern Fairfax County, Virginia. Much of the area is parkland or a wildlife refuge. This protects its rural character though it i…
2reviews 2blogs
Triangle #73 most popular location
1travelers 2reviews
Tysons Corner #74 most popular location
1travelers 4reviews
Bristow #75 most popular location
Bristow is a rapidly growing community in the suburbs of Washington, D.C., in Prince William County. It is home to Jiffy Lube Live, a popular outdoor concert amphitheater, and a Benedictine …
3travelers 2reviews
Great Falls #76 most popular location
7travelers 2blogs
Haymarket #77 most popular location
3travelers 2reviews 2blogs
Surry #78 most popular location
2travelers 2reviews
Middletown #79 most popular location
1travelers 2reviews 1blogs
Stephens City #80 most popular location
1travelers 1blogs
Madison #81 most popular location
1travelers 2reviews
Hot Springs #82 most popular location
1reviews
Nassawadox #83 most popular location
1reviews
Warsaw #84 most popular location
1reviews
Burke #85 most popular location
Burke, Virignia, is a suburban community in Fairfax County. Like so many Northern Virginia communities it is a mix of the old and new. It was founded in the 1850's as Burke's Station, a railw…
10travelers 2reviews
Fairfax Station #86 most popular location
Fairfax Station is an unincorporated community in Fairfax County. The name refers to the now defunct train station on the old Orange & Alexandria Railroad that served nearby Fairfax Courthou…
4travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Elkton #87 most popular location
1reviews
Clifton #88 most popular location
Clifton began as Devereaux Station during the Civil War, the last train stop for Union troops before crossing Bull Run into the hotly contested Manassas region. Renamed Clifton Station after…
2travelers 1reviews 1blogs
Afton #89 most popular location
AFTON...such a small place in the middle of nowhere in central virginia. about 20 miles west of Charlottesville. very close to Apallachian mountain ( and A. Trail ) called blue ridge line ( …
1travelers 1reviews
Fancy Gap #90 most popular location
1blogs
Baileys Crossroads #91 most popular location
1reviews
Leon #92 most popular location
1reviews
Linden #93 most popular location
2travelers 1reviews
Floyd #94 most popular location
7travelers 1reviews
Saltville #95 most popular location
1travelers 1reviews
Montpelier Station #96 most popular location
1reviews
Chancellorsville #97 most popular location
1reviews
Beaverdam #98 most popular location
1reviews
Toano #99 most popular location
3travelers 1reviews
Annandale #100 most popular location
14travelers 2blogs