Kilmarnock is located some 90 miles (145 kilometers) from Washington, the country's capital, and about 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Norfolk - Virginia Beach.
Visitors can use Kilmarnock as a springboard for further adventures. Coastal Virginia is home to numerous interesting natural and man-made attractions. Gloucester, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north, and Tangier, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the west of Kilmarnock are worth visiting if you're keen to explore this region further.
Yorktown, is another interesting spot to visit. It is about 35 miles (56 kilometers) from Kilmarnock and offers a diverse range of attractions, such as Lee Hall Mansion, Newport News Park and Carter's Grove Plantation. Colonial National Historical Park and U. S. Army Transportation Museum are also good spots for investigating while you are here.
For a window into the local culture, make a beeline for Coastal Virginia's history museums.
A fun way to enjoy the unique natural environment in Coastal Virginia is to sign up for a horse riding or quad biking tour. Coastal Virginia features a number of laid-back pastimes. Why not spend some time camping or picnicking and let your stress melt away.
When planning your trip to Kilmarnock, it's handy to remember that the nearest major airport, Newport News - Williamsburg International Airport, is situated in in Newport News, 40 miles (64 kilometers) away.