Cape Charles

Cape Charles is a town in Eastern Virginia, at the southern tip of the Delmarva peninsula. It was formerly the terminus of the eastern shore railway and still has an operating rail-to-barge ferry terminal with freight service to Norfolk. It has the feel of a time gone by.

Get in

One way to get in to Cape Charles is to arrive by boat. There approach to the harbor is simple, just head north from the outer marks.

Most visitors arrive by car. Cape Charles is one mile west of US Highway 13, the main north-south road on the Delmarva peninsula.

Get around

This small town is perfect for a walk around. You can get anywhere you want in about 10 minutes. Getting lost will not be a problem.

See

Do

Mainly you will want absorb the feel of the charming town from yesteryear and meet a few of the local people.

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Routes through Cape Charles

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