Rocky Mount Vacations
Rocky Mount is situated about 200 miles (322 kilometers) southwest of Washington, the country's capital, and approximately 110 miles (177 kilometers) southwest of Charlottesville.
While it can be a temptation to limit yourself to just the local sights when visiting Rocky Mount, keep in mind that the surrounding region's many scenic wonders lie just beyond your doorstep. Roanoke, lays 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south, while Collinsville is located 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north.
Roanoke is 19 miles (31 kilometers) from Rocky Mount. This regional center contains a diverse range of points of interest, including Valhalla Vineyards, Hopkins Planetarium and Virginia Museum of Transportation. Virginia's Explore Park, Booker T. Washington National Monument and Art Museum of Western Virginia are a number of other popular places worth checking out for those who have time left.
If you're keen on soaking up some of the the local culture, go straight to Central Virginia's history museums.
If your picture of an excellent break is working up a sweat in the great outdoors, then sign up for one of the many horse riding or hiking excursions the Rocky Mount area has to offer. If the weather is fine while you are here, discover Central Virginia's watery side. Fishing and canoeing are both popular here.
Sadly, vacations can't last forever, so when it's time fly home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Roanoke, 25 miles (40 kilometers) away.