48-Hour Vacation By Boat
Portsmouth is located at the Zero Mile Marker of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway. It’s an ideal stopover location for long-haul travelers on the ICW, an excursion from the Chesapeake Bay, or a destination for boaters visiting from Richmond, Hampton, Virginia Beach, or any of the mid-Atlantic boating communities. Top of the line marinas with all the amenities and a walkable commercial neighborhood with great restaurants and plenty of things to do with out a car will make your trip easy to plan. Portsmouth is Virginia’s Historic Seaport, welcoming seafarers since the 1600s.