Many of Charlottesville’s most popular attractions are located close to Palmyra, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Arcady Vineyard and Ash Lawn-Highland are amongst the popular places to discover here. Also, well worth the effort are Jefferson Vineyards and Blenheim Vineyards.
Monticello, perhaps one of Charlottesville’s best known icons is only 14 miles (23 kilometers) away.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. There are many excellent places to take the family for a few hours such as the Virginia Discovery Museum. For a great night out, book tickets to Paramount Theater, Charlottesville Pavilion and the New Lyric Theater, one of the region’s best-loved concert venues. Popular art galleries, include the Aboriginal Art Museum and the Migration: A Gallery.
Browse the boutiques and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the nearby shopping venues such as Downtown Mall and the Barracks Road Shopping Center.
For those without kids, there are some great places to spend time, such as the Kluge Estate Winery and Vineyard and the Keswick Vineyards and Winery in Keswick.
Spend a few hours with fellow college basketball lovers at John Paul Jones Arena, cheering on the much-loved Virginia Cavaliers. On match days the stadium is filled with navy blue and orange, as crowds gather to get behind their beloved team.
When it’s time to relax after a long day exploring the charming streets of Palmyra, check in to one of the area’s convenient short and long stay accommodation options. Make reservations for the Cavalier Inn At The University of Virginia, the Red Roof Inn Charlottesville - University of Virginia, or the Days Inn Charlottesville/University Area.