Here are my top 5 places to visit in Roanoke VA
From Big lick to Magic City Roanoke VA is a city like no other. Nestled in the mountains with its unforgettable breathtaking views there are many places to visit in Roanoke VA. Regardless of what your passions are Roanoke VA has you covered from hiking, biking, fishing, gardens, museums and let’s not forget wineries.
I remember as a kid me and my brothers would play this game where we pretended to be explored on a secret mission as we traversed through the woods. Turning everything, we found into this magical discovery.
With its magical star this is just one of many places to visit in Roanoke VA as you start your adventure. I visited Roanoke VA once years ago however I really can’t say that I have ever explored it or immersed myself in its beauty. The best part of an adventure is that you get to decide what to explore. With a beauty that just calls to be explored and who was I to say no. (I would never)
This trip was supposed to be one of relaxing and doing nothing. As you can figure you cannot take me to the Blue Ridge Mountains and expect me to do nothing. If you have never experienced the Blue Ridge Mountains of Roanoke then stop reading this pack up your car and go now. (No read this first then go)
The most significant thing about this trip was that I was social media hiatus, you know exactly what I mean. I know that you too have at some point also had to take a social media break to reset. Because of this I didn’t take many pictures but I experienced everything. This my fellow gypsy is what I want for you as well an experience that leaves you feeling like you lived in the moment of spectacular beauty. With so many places to visit in Roanoke VA here are my top 5 places.
So, what should you do when you arrive in Roanoke VA well first take in the sights of the Blue Ridge Mountains. It’s easy to take for granted the natural beauty of nature. However natural beauty is one of the many things Roanoke VA has in abundance is natural raw beauty.
Walk the streets visit the local shops and City Market and become immersed in the energy of the city. Downtown is lined with local boutiques with one of kind designs. Grab a picture in front of the water fountain. Remember to treat yourself to something new and unique.
One of kind views from McAfee Knob on the Appalachian Trail. Now the best time to take the trail is early in the morning so that you can witness the beauty of the sunrise. Trust me you will definitely not regret this experience.
When you are done make sure to end your evening at Wellhung Winery for a great class of wine. This amazing winery is located on the streets of downtown Roanoke VA. With its charming atmosphere and one of kind souvenir gifts. Enjoy some light fare and wine flight. Don’t forget to indulge in some well-hung peanuts or gift them to someone special.
Smith mountain lake is a must-see attraction and while you’re their catch some bass. Or just enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. Take plenty of picture while reconnecting with nature. If you love nature with picturques views then don’t forget to plan your next visit to natural bridge, va