Franklin Vacation Packages
Franklin is located approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) northwest of Charlottesville and about 120 miles (193 kilometers) west of the national capital, Washington.
It's recommended not to limit yourself to the attractions of Franklin because the whole region has been graced with an abundance of captivating natural and man-made attractions. Places within a relatively short distance of Franklin are Monterey, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northeast, and Bartow, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east.
If you're staying in Franklin, why don't you spend a few hours exploring Harrisonburg. Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) away, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find Grand Caverns, Masanutten Ski Resort and Explore More Discovery Museum. Harrisonburg has much to offer travelers willing to explore a little deeper. James Madison University and Rockingham Fairgrounds are some of the other points of interest not to miss.
Head to Eastern Panhandle's history museums. These are good places to hang out, particularly on unpleasant days.
When you hear the call of the wild, do as the locals do and spend a few hours caving and rock climbing. Winter is a great time to go to Eastern Panhandle. Rug up and try the cold weather sports on offer here. Try snowboarding or snow shoeing.
When booking your vacation to Franklin, keep in mind that the closest major airport, Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport, is situated in in Weyers Cave, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southeast.