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Things to Do in Williamsburg in October 2021

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See Williamsburg, VA in all of its autumnal glory when you visit in October 2021! Williamsburg is brimming with adventures like Busch Garden's Halloween celebration and ghost tours for the perfect spooky season vacation. Get out and experience tons of fun when you book an October vacation in Williamsburg, VA. There are plenty of lodging options to choose from to complete your getaway. 

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Top October Things To Do In Williamsburg
Oct 1, 2021 to Oct 31, 2021
Miss Hampton II Harbor Cruise
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See the Norfolk Naval Base, Fort Wool, Blackbeard's Point, and much more from the Miss Hampton II Harbor Cruise. These cruises are fully narrated and last for about three hours. The guides are extremely knowledgeable about the area and are always happy to answer any questions that guests have. The cruise is educational, interesting, and fun for all ages. Learn more about this area, whether a local, or just visiting. This area is full of beauty and historical significance. Visitors will love seeing the Civil war island of Fort Wool. The cruise takes a 45-minute break here so that guests can enjoy a guided tour of the area. During the cruise be sure to take in all of the beauty that this special area of the country has to offer. Don't leave the camera at home. There will be many exquisite photographic moments that visitors will want to capture. Seeing the area by water gives guests an entirely new view. Don't miss out on this cruise.
Oct 1, 2021 to Oct 31, 2021
Colonial Williamsburg
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When people plan a vacation they usually look to do something unique and different, which will leave them with lasting memories. The trip to Colonial Williamsburg does just that. People will feel like they traveled back in time to the 18th century. As they tour this beautiful area they will see people dressed up as they did back then. They will see people performing some real trades like blacksmithing, shoemaking and silversmithing. Tourist can also visit some historic landmarks that include, The Rockefeller's Bassett Hall, The Great Hope Plantation, The Governor's Palace and The Peyton Randolph House. A great thing about this vacation is tourist can get an all day pass, a three day pass or a seven day pass which people seem to enjoy. All in all this is a great vacation for the family and the kids will have a chance to dress up in the clothes of the 18th century, which is pretty cool to most kids.
Oct 1, 2021 to Oct 31, 2021
Jamestown Settlement
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Take a tour of one of the earliest settlements in United States history dating over a decade before even the Pilgrims settled in the new world. The Jamestown Settlement tour gives guests an opportunity to step back to the century of the 1600s and the first English Colony. See historical places of significance in vivid models that capture the true places of that time in history. Enter the fort to go into the various housing settlements, the Anglican Church, the governor's residence and so much more. If that isn't enough you can find out more about Pocahontas and her Native American tribe the Powhatans. Not only will you hear stories but see actual reenacts of the settlers themselves, and even take part in games such as corncob darts. A fun way to learn more about the history of the earliest settlers in this country while taking a trip to Williamsburg, Virginia.
Oct 1, 2021 to Oct 31, 2021
Spirit of Norfolk Brunch, Lunch, & Dinner Cruises
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Good food goes well with a panorama view and lively ambiance and some reason to celebrate. Are you thinking of visiting Virginia this fall? If yes, you should give the state of Williamsburg a visit and go check out Spirit of Norfolk Cruises. Offering some fresh seafood, you can have daytime trips or a romantic dinner for two hours or two and a half, respectively. The brunch option is all drinks and breakfast treats, with light pastries and full-on meals combined with custom drinks at the bar with a dessert station for your inner child. For lunch cruises, you can have an entree of meat dishes and vegan alternatives such as a salad buffet, followed by that lovely dessert as well. For the romantics and dinner party patrons, the dinner cruise is for you. Enjoy a Buffet-style menu with a variety of meat dishes and salads, dance to your soul's delight at the dance floor with a live DJ, and when you have no energy left, you can relax with some beautiful evening sights at the observation deck. So if you have never seen the Elizabeth River or are just wandering about Virginia in your next vacation, add Spirit of Norfolk Cruises to your list of sights.
Oct 1, 2021 to Oct 31, 2021
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum Williamsburg
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October is connotative as being a spooky month for Halloween and what better place to receive a thrill or chill than Ripley's believe it or not museum in Williamsburg? Packed full of creepy displays and facts to name a few, there is more than enough to send even the most hardcore Halloween enthusiast home with chills running down their spines! With a possible presentation of Halloween themed events, Ripley's Believe it or Not is hard to catch up to when it comes to creepy content. Despite all of the bizarre displays and artifacts one's mind wouldn't have even fathomed existing, there is something for all ages to partake in, so even if some things maybe a tad to scary for small kids there are alternative activities as well. Top off the thrill with a trip to the immersive 4D theater where a unique experience awaits filled with incredible sight, sounds and other things only a 4D theater can bring to the table.
Oct 1, 2021 to Oct 31, 2021
Williamsburg 3 Hour Sailing Cruise
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The Williamsburg three hours sailing cruise tour-
The Williamsburg three hours sailing cruise is a great way for you and your family to explore the outdoors on a special yacht. The cruise usually lasts approximately three hours which gives you guys enough time to explore the waters, ask any questions that you may be having and also have a fun and relaxing time as well. This will definitely be a very fun Adventure that your children and your friends will love. You guys can sit up up to six guest and it allows the guest to have enough space so that no one is too squished together. During the cruise, they provide water bottles and they are also handicapped accessible. They permit cameras and video cameras as well which will help you capture the moment so that you can cherish these pictures and videos forever. Later on, you can go and relax next to the shore and enjoy a good family dinner together.
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