Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel, Cape Charles

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A 17.6 mile engineering wonder that connects Virginia's Eastern Shore with Virginia's mainland in Virginia Beach/Norfolk and serves as the East Coast's scenic shortcut, saving time and mileage from points north of Wilmington, DE to Virginia and the OBX.
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  • We always drive counterclockwise or clockwise from DC. Either take the Bay Bridge over to the Eastern Shore and Cape Charles then the Bay Bridge Tunnel home or vis-versa. Miss the restaurant so am onl...  more »
  • If you drive to the Eastern Shore from almost anyplace in Virginia, you'll need to cross the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. It's a bit pricy, but our EZ Pass took the pain out of it. Note: with construction o...  more »
  • Simply incredible. Masterpiece of civil engineering genius. Double underwater tunnels connected by bridges. Nice, comfortable drive. Incredibly clean and well-maintained. Beautiful scenic area . Stunn...  more »
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