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Skyline Drive

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Shenandoah National Park, VA
+1 540-999-3500
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GOD'S COUNTRY

The title says it all, it's so pleasant & peaceful. The overlooks, give you breathtaking views... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
david f
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Norfolk, Virginia
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No One Was Around - Great!

We were there in early May. Skyline Drive was one of the places we wanted to hit in addition to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
NSSBAYSIDE
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West Berlin, New Jersey
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105-mile Scenic Drive Built In The 1930's Goes Through The Entire Length Of The Park.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Shenandoah National Park, VA
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The title says it all, it's so pleasant & peaceful. The overlooks, give you breathtaking views & photo ops ! The cost for entrance is $30, we were very happy, our senior pass got us in for FREE !!

Thank david f
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were there in early May. Skyline Drive was one of the places we wanted to hit in addition to museums... And we did. The entrance to Skyline was about 15 minutes from where we were staying in Massanutten VA. We took our time and...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The drive is certainly beautiful on the Skyline drive. We had booked a room at Skyland Lodge and were hoping for beautiful views, a good dinner, a nice room and peace and quiet. Non of this was presented. Our room was not very clean, falling...More

Thank Annie N
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Reviewed 4 days ago

the views. the leaf-peeping in fall and the cool mountain breezes in the summer. the road itself, wending along the ridges and past so many fabulous little detours. skyline drive is, as one of the WPA replica posters for sale in the NPS shops advertises,...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

A Work Projects Administration project, a breathtaking drive along the ridge(s) of the Blue Ridge Mountains, with overlooks every few minutes of driving time.

Thank Bertakita
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Hike the Appalachian Trail! See wildlife! Breathe in the beauty of the Shenandoah valley. Hike to the falls. Attend a ranger talk. Visit Mary’s Rock and the big meadow. Hike, bike, motorcycle, or drive your car but get to Skyline Drive! There’s so much to...More

Thank Jennifer E
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Started at the Rockfish Gap entrance which is the southern entrance. It's about 30 miles from Charlottesville, VA. If you like being outdoors with nature then the 105 miles drive on Skyline Drive is the place to be. You will hit different elevation peaks along...More

Thank Marcus J
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took the long detour to see skyline drive on our way to skyline motel it was absolutely worth it! We did it right before sunset so it was a perfect opportunity to take gorgeous pictures from most of the scenic view areas located along...More

Thank Rafal R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are very few places one nature lover can enjoy the holy Mother Nature. The endless horizon on either side of the skyline never seize to astonish me. Numerous places are there traveler can stop by and fulfill his/her thirst. I always starts the 135...More

Thank Natureholic
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of great spots to stop and take photos or just drive! Very twisty at tines9! Great photo ops for sure!!! Low speed limit ... wish I brought my bike!

Thank Heidi A
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robert r
22 June 2018|
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Response from Rafal R | Reviewed this property |
From the south, you want to enter Skyline Drive near Afton, VA.
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