Fun Outdoor Activities in Virginia Beach

Check out these fun outdoor activities to do in Virginia Beach!

Photo: Billy Ficke

1. American-Victory Rover

Departing from Waterside in the heart of Downtown Norfolk, the American-Victory Rover sails the Elizabeth River and Hampton Roads Harbor on daily 2 hour narrated Harbor and Sunset Cruises. Once aboard, guests are invited to lend a hand with the sails, take a turn at the helm or just simply relax and enjoy the American Rover experience.

Public Cruises return on April 15, 2015. See the upcoming CRUISE SCHEDULE.

333 Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA

2. Bay Creek Resort & Club

Located on the beautiful Eastern Shore of Virginia Beach, Bay Creek Resort & Club is home to beautiful homes, dining, amazing views, a new state-of-the-art Beach Club and Fitness Center and a world-class golf resort. You can relax by the beach, cast out a line for a big catch or play a round of golf.

335 Stone Road, Cape Charlies, VA 23310

3. Hell’s Point Golf Club

Rated as one of the best 100 designed courses in the country by the American Society of Golf Course Architects, Hell’s Point Golf Club is a Rees Jones signature course home to beautiful greens, challenging holes and a peaceful atmosphere. Take a break and eat the The Grille, a delicious cafe with tasty menu items. In the heart of Back Bay Wildlife Refuge, you will certainly enjoy an afternoon of golf here at Hell’s Point.

Book your tee time online!

2700 Atwoodtown Road, Virginia Beach, 23456

Golfing in Virginia Beach

4. Nauticus

Celebrating 20 years on the Downtown Norfolk Waterfront this year, Nauticus is a naval museum home to the Battleship Wisconsin, a maritime-themed science center for kids with an aquarium, hands-on exhibits, interactive theaters and plenty of educational programs. See their most recent exhibits, programs and news here.

1 Waterside Drive, Norfolk, VA 23510

5. Adventure Parasail

Located on the Rudee Inlet, Adventure Parasail is a family owned and operated business since 1985. All of the Captains are United States Coast Certified and offer gentle, dry takeoffs and landings. Fly single, double or triple rides at 600, 800 or even 1,000 feet! Park for free in the Virginia Beach Fishing Center parking lot and begin your adventure!

300 Winston Salem Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23451

6. Hunt Club Farm

Just a few miles from the Virginia Beach resort area, Hunt Club Farm is a 28-acre family owned and operated farm that raises livestock, provides educational field trips and features agricultural-based entertainment. Take the kids to the petting farm, ride a pony or attend a holiday event such as the Easter Egg Hunt, Halloween Festival or Winter Wonderland!

2388 London Bridge Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Virginia Beach Petting Zoo at Hunt Club

7. Cherie’s Bicycle and Blade Rentals

If you are looking to stroll the boardwalk at Virginia Beach Oceanfront, stop by Cherie’s Bicycle and Blade Rentals for all your cruising needs. At 13 different locations, they offer:

  • Bikes
  • Tandens
  • Family bikes
  • In-line skates

They even have chairs and umbrellas for rent! See here for their locations. Hours: 8 a.m.–10:30 p.m.