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Virginia Beach Boardwalk, Virginia Beach
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Walk along the ocean on Virginia Beach Boardwalk, known for its sidewalk performers and restaurants offering alfresco seating and live entertainment. The boardwalk is about 3 mi (5 km) long and 8 m (27 ft) wide, with separate paths for cycling and rollerblading. A major tourist attraction, this concrete boardwalk connects over 40 hotels, nightclubs, and outdoor oceanfront stages, which host live musical acts every night during the warmer months. Along one of the longest beaches in the world, you can explore two amusement parks and several themed play areas. Don't miss a stop at the two boardwalk museums, which chronicle the natural and cultural heritage of Virginia Beach. Use our Virginia Beach tourist route planner to visit Virginia Beach Boardwalk on your trip to Virginia Beach, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We enjoyed our time in Virginia Beach, but the first day we were there we were harassed by surveyors from the visitors bureau! We were asked to complete a short survey, which got nosier and nosier and...  more »
  • So much fun in the summer. So many concerts and festivals. Wonderful atmosphere. Everyone walking with smiles . Laid back . Parking is horrible!! And it gets very crowded. 
  • Love the Virginia Beach area. This is our eighth "after the season" trip. No crowds, great prices and plenty of places to visit. Just a wonderful week.