Day 1 You'll See:
- Busch Gardens
Day 2 You'll See:
- Water Country USA
- The Hauntings of Williamsburg
Day 3 You'll See:
- Ripley’s Believe It or Not
- Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf
- Premium Outlets
Celebrate this exciting milestone in your lives with a fabulous Eastern Seaboard getaway - enjoy all the best of Williamsburg on a three-day fun extravaganza! Ride, slide, work on your tan, swim, golf, explore, do a little ghost hunting, shop til you drop and splurge on all your favorite treats – the perfect reward for a job well done. Bonus? The capable Adventure Student Travel team does all the homework!
Kick off your Williamsburg grad getaway with a visit to ever-popular attraction Busch Gardens - an absolutely amazing European-themed “playground” boasting more than 350 acres of action-packed adventure! Experience dozens of fantastic rides and attractions, including top-billed roller coasters Griffon, DarKastle and Verbolten - Busch Gardens in Williamsburg was voted the most beautiful park for 23 consecutive years. Live stage entertainment, a smorgasbord of fabulous eats, a delightful array of awesome Animal Encounters and plenty of world-class shopping ensure something for everyone!
Water Country USA
You’re going to love meeting Busch Garden’s wet and wild neighbor ; Virginia’s largest water park, Water Country USA is just around the corner in Williamsburg and features a cool retro surf theme, fantastic resort-style amenities and more than two dozen state-of-the-art water rides and attractions, including exhilarating water slides and rides, lazy rivers and inviting, crystal clear pools. Get ready to experience a total rush aboard Colossal CurlTM, the first family thrill ride at the park and the only one of its kind in North America; your grad group will enjoy an unbelievable day of refreshing Summer fun at Water Country USA.
The Hauntings of Williamsburg
Williamsburg is an eerily different place after sundown - full of mystery and intrigue. If unconventional evening entertainment is your cuppa tea, round up your brave travel companions and journey by candlelight through its deceptively peaceful and picturesque streets. Your guide will regale you with terrifyingly true tales of Williamsburg's only witch trial, the pirate Black Beard and his motley crew, the questionable Lady Skipwith, ghostly revelers at Raleigh Tavern and the "Wagon of Death," which can still be heard hauling prisoners to the gallows; this popular walking tour will definitely shiver yer timbers!
Ripley’s Believe It or Not
Ripley’s Believe it or Not, Williamsburg houses not ONE, but FOUR amazing attractions – all part of the same crazy-creepy, frighteningly fun and absolutely unconventional experience visitors have come to expect from this legendary purveyor of all things weird, wacky and wonderful. Inside the 9000 square foot Odditorium you’ll encounter gruesome shrunken heads, an authentic vampire killing kit and a wicked spinning vortex tunnel ; you’ll also find Ripley’s Impossible LazeRace, a 4D theater, and the awesome Atomic Rush Arcade. It’s all right here, Believe it or Not, at Ripley’s in Williamsburg!
Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf
Featuring two award-winning courses designed to delight guests of all ages, Williamsburg's premier miniature golf experience is the ultimate 18thcentury Pirate-Themed family attraction - the place you and your grad group will discover high adventure while navigating a salty sea of pirate legend and lore. Putt your way around the lavishly landscaped courses through mountain caves, over footbridges and beneath cascading waterfalls while encountering sunken ships and pernicious pirates – but beware, ye mateys, of stray cannon fire!
Everyone loves to shop- especially when you can score fantastic discounts on over 150 exceptional retail brands! Premium Outlets in Williamsburg is a veritable shopper’s gold mine; go hog wild and splurge on a few key pieces, stock up on staples or just browse to your heart’s content. Stores include J. Crew, LL Bean, Aeropostale, Tommy Bahama, Timberland, Coach, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Auntie Anne’s Soft Pretzels, Uncle Dave’s Kettle Corn, Dooney and Bourke, The North Face, AE Outfitters, Lucky Brand, Sunglass Hut, and Bath and Body works; a food court serving up familiar choices ensures you and your partners in crime won’t run out of fuel on this Premium Outlet adventure!
Image Credit: Alpengiest® at Busch Gardens® Williamsburg sends riders 195 feet in the air hurling through six staggering inversions at speeds up to 67 mph. ©2014 SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Inc. All Rights Reserved.