Located 6 miles from the all the downtown action of Virginia's capital Richmond is the neighborhood of Richmond International Airport.
You'll find plenty to enjoy in and around Richmond, with some of the more popular tourist attractions including the St. John's Episcopal Church, the Edgar Allan Poe Museum and the Museum of the Confederacy.
If you have ever brought a small child to a museum of flight, you will know why you can't go awry with the dynamic exhibition at Virginia Aviation Museum. At the end of a long day, you won't need to commute far to find a place to stay. The Courtyard by Marriott Richmond Airport and Richmond Airport Hotel are two quality establishments to select from nearby. If you consider yourself a shopaholic, you'll discover a retail wonderland at White Oak Village. If it's general supplies, fashion or souvenirs you're looking for, you're more than likely to discover it here. The Holiday Inn Richmond Airport and Four Points by Sheraton Richmond Airport are among the most sought-after hotels to consider near here.
Richmond International Airport features a wide range of hotel options to suit all kinds of budgets. The Quality Inn Richmond Airport and Super 8 Richmond Airport VA are amongst the more budget-aware places to stay around Richmond International Airport.
Take an hour away from being on your feet and stock up with the delicious coffee and cake at Caribou Coffee. Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar turns into a lively local haunt in the evening. Order a drink from the bar and get a taste of the Richmond International Airport social scene.
Check out our Richmond hotels page for great places to stay in Richmond International Airport and beyond. If you need some inspiration when it comes to what to see and do there, make sure you read our Richmond vacation travel guide.