Virginia Beach Boardwalk, Virginia Beach

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Must see · Pier / Boardwalk · Tourist Spot
Walk along the ocean on Virginia Beach Boardwalk, known for its sidewalk performers and restaurants offering alfresco seating and live entertainment. The boardwalk is about 3 mi (5 km) long and 8 m (27 ft) wide, with separate paths for cycling and rollerblading. A major tourist attraction, this concrete boardwalk connects over 40 hotels, nightclubs, and outdoor oceanfront stages, which host live musical acts every night during the warmer months. Along one of the longest beaches in the world, you can explore two amusement parks and several themed play areas. Don't miss a stop at the two boardwalk museums, which chronicle the natural and cultural heritage of Virginia Beach. Make Virginia Beach Boardwalk part of your personalized Virginia Beach itinerary using our Virginia Beach day trip planning tool.
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  • The wide walkway and wonderful people who I met there. I walked it every day for two weeks. Will return.  more »
  • We love the fact that it has a walking part all the way down the beach and also a bike riding lane. We rent the bikes out for the day and love to ride the boardwalk.  more »
  • Ocean is always wonderful! So glad I live here now, and the water felt perfect!
  • Love love love the boardwalk
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