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Blacksburg Travel Guide

Blacksburg is a popular college town located in Montgomery Country, Virginia. The town is the proud home of Virginia Tech. One of the most popular attractions for visitors is to visit the rather large campus. Here it´s recommended to stroll down to the Moss Arts Center, which is home to various galleries.

Things to Do in Blacksburg

Downtown Blacksburg is perfect for an afternoon walk among its numerous shops, restaurants, cafes, and boutiques. Plus, the fact that it´s a college town is assuring of a great night-scene with varied clubs and bars. Blacksburg is also quite rich historically and as a cultural hub. Some of the highlights in this regard include Smithfield Plantation where visitors can have a fantastic glimpse of 1773 living. The area is also filled with natural sites that are perfect for activities such as hiking, biking, fishing, camping, and more. These include the Falls Ridge Preserve, Pandapas Pond, and Hahn Horticulture Garden where you can explore six acres of gardens and educational exhibits.

Best Time to Visit Blacksburg

August through November are the most popular months for visitors, coinciding with the start of classes and college football season. The weather in town is hot during summer, moderate during fall and spring, and cold during winter.

Price and Availability Index in Blacksburg

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Blacksburg is in September, while the cheapest month is in March. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Blacksburg is in the high season in April. Blacksburg has its low season in June, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Blacksburg tends to be Saturday, while the most expensive day tends to be Monday. Vacation homes in Blacksburg tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in Blacksburg

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Blacksburg. The warmest months in Blacksburg are June and May, when temperatures reach 92 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 5 ˚F. The wettest month in Blacksburg is October with 7.72 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0.64 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Blacksburg

Choose the perfect accommodation for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more. Blacksburg has 503 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Blacksburg comes in at $10 per night. The average price of accommodation in is $330 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Blacksburg, then you can choose from over 334 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 67 places to stay include a breakfast. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 19 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Blacksburg by car, be sure to choose from 333 accommodations that provide parking. We have 10 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 72 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Blacksburg AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 6 providers, including 299 places to stay from Airbnb, 8 accommodations from VRBO and 8 places to stay from Homeaway.

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