Why You Need to Travel from Lynchburg, VA, to Natural Bridge

Need a getaway that’s close to home? Turns out, you don’t need to travel across the United States to unplug from the stress of everyday life. For Lynchburg, VA, residents, Natural Bridge, VA, is a perfect choice! Our quiet town in the Blue Ridge Mountains is a peaceful oasis that’s less than an hour from the cityIt’s a hidden gem in your own backyard. Come see what it’s all about with a trip from Lynchburg, VA, to Natural Bridge. 

When you’re ready to start planning your trip, request our free Natural Bridge Vacation Guide. This online guide is filled with local recommendations on what to do during your trip to our area! 

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Your Guide to Traveling from Lynchburg, VA, to Natural Bridge 

The Route 

The route from Lynchburg to Natural Bridge is easy to traverse. The distance between the cities is 37 miles, which should only take about 50 minutes to drive. It’s a perfect choice for travelers who don’t want to take any time off from work to travel.  

Simply leave after work Friday and you’ll arrive in enough time for a laid-back dinner at the Red Fox Tavern. Then, slip into the bed in your room at the Natural Bridge Hotel for a restful night’s sleep! 

Things to Do 

There are plenty of things to do in Natural Bridge for travelers of all ages. Couples and solo travelers can enjoy hiking near Natural Bridge, VA. Or, spend a day of your getaway exploring all the best things to do in Roanoke. From food tours to scenic hikes through the Blue Ridge Mountains, there are plenty of ways for adults to explore the Natural Bridge, VA, area. 

If you’re traveling with kids, you’re in luck! There are many familyfriendly activities in Natural Bridge, VA, that everyone will enjoy. Explore Natural Bridge State Park for some outdoor fun with the family. Or, view exotic animals at the Virginia Safari Park! Take a drive through this 180-acre park to observe several species of free-roaming animals like giraffes, kangaroos, and more! 

Don’t forget to browse our Natural Bridge vacation packages before you book. Our specials and packages highlight these activities and more, so you don’t have to spend hours planning and booking tickets. We do it all for you! 

Where to Stay 

Cottage Hill Double


Make our hotel your homestead during a trip to Natural Bridge. Our Natural Bridge, VA, hotel features four room types including Main Inn RoomsPremium Second-Floor Balcony RoomsGuest Rooms on Cottage Hill, and Veranda Rooms. Any overnight stay at the Natural Bridge Hotel also comes with access to our hotel amenities 

Check our availability to start planning your trip from Lynchburg, VA, to Natural Bridge!