5 Most Charming Small Towns in Virginia

Virginia is home to many charming small towns, each with its unique character and appeal. Here are a few small towns in Virginia that are worth visiting:

5 Most Charming Small Towns in Virginia
5 Most Charming Small Towns in Virginia


Staunton is known for its well-preserved historic downtown and the American Shakespeare Center's Blackfriars Playhouse. It offers a mix of historic architecture, boutique shops, and a thriving arts scene.


This small town is home to Washington and Lee University and the Virginia Military Institute. It's known for its picturesque streets and historic significance.


Located in the southwestern part of the state, Abingdon is known for its vibrant arts community, the Barter Theatre, and its scenic location near the Blue Ridge Mountains.


Smithfield is famous for its ham, and you can visit the Isle of Wight County Museum to learn about the town's history. It has a lovely historic district along the Pagan River.


Located along the Blue Ridge Parkway, Floyd is a hub for traditional Appalachian music. The Friday Night Jamboree at the Floyd Country Store is a popular attraction.