Destination guide

The historic area of Richmond awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Richmond and enjoy the area's festivals, history and art galleries. This city's university setting, sporting events and museums draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Richmond

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Richmond has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Winchester Golf Club (23.2 mi / 37.3 km)
  • Caddie Shack Driving Range (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Richmond

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Richmond is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Veterans Memorial Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Glenn Miller Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Whitewater Memorial State Park (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Hueston Woods State Park (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)

Transportation to and around Richmond

Fly into Dayton, OH (DAY-James M. Cox Dayton Intl.), the closest airport, located 35.9 mi (57.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Hamilton, OH (HAO-Butler County Regional), which is 37.9 mi (60.9 km) away.