'Winter Seafari' in Virginia Beach includes aquarium fun
What's the deal: The Virginia Beach Winter Seafari packages include two nights' accommodations at a participating hotel, tickets to the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center and IMAX theater, daily breakfast (available at participating hotels) and a choice of one premium Virginia Aquarium experience — either a Winter Wildlife Boat Trip; Sea Turtles: Behind the Scenes; or Harbor Seals: Behind the Scenes. The packages are available through March and start at $83 per person.
What are the savings: With a variety of participating hotels, ranging from B&Bs to resorts, the savings will vary depend upon the choice of accommodations and activities. The Sea Turtles: Behind the Scenes package for a family of four, with two adults and two children staying at the Courtyard by Marriott Oceanfront South, was priced at $424.24 for a mid-February trip.
What's the catch: Full payment required in advance and taxes are not included. Reservations must be made at least two days in advance of your visit. Some activities are available only on specific days. For example, the sea turtles tour is offered only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Information: To plan and book your package, visit http://www.vbfun.com/visitors/articles/winter-seafari.aspx.