Reviews (8) Attractions Hotels Chincoteague Island More
Chincoteague Island
7.3 10
Family fun, Sun & beach, Bike friendly...
Free download Pdf guide of Chincoteague Island Download now
x

Chincoteague Island Travel Guide

City Guide about Chincoteague Island with tips and reviews by travelers.



Overall Evaluation:
Very good
2
Good
2
Average
3
Low
0
Visited by:
Youth travel 30%
Aged Tourists 20%
Couples 30%
Family 20%
Find out what your friends say about Chincoteague Island
Log in with Facebook

What travelers say

Level 100
Overall rating: 6
General opinion:  Chincoteague Island is situated in Accomack County in Virginia, USA. Located on the Chincoteague Bay, the island is spread over an area of 24.94 sq km and has a population of around 7,000.
The island enjoys a mild climate due to the moderating effects of the surrounding water. Summer temperatures range from 28°C to 19°C, while winter temperatures range from 7°C to –2°C.
Known for its oyster beds and clam shoals, the island is the gateway to the Assateague Island National Seashore and the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. These attractions not only offer ... More natural beauty but are also great recreational spots. Visitors can ride on the famous Chincoteague ponies or simply enjoy the Chincoteague Wild Pony Swim.
With serene beaches, beautiful sunrises and sunsets, animals in their natural habitat and hospitable inhabitants, Chincoteague Island is truly a paradise on earth.
What do you think about this comment?

Level 9
11/3/2012
Overall rating: 8
General opinion: Hard to live here full time without travelling a long way for quality groceries, pet supplies, auto parts or repair. Can't obtain a rental car. Having to resort to on-line shopping for clothes, decent cat food, cat toys, litter, etc. There is a pet place right on Main street that has nothing, if open. With the upscale tourism attracted, I was surprised to see only the lowest brand of grocery store. I love the beauty and the people and the fun.
Not to be missed:
Lighthouse
,
Refuge
,
Seafood Festival
What do you think about this comment?

Level 9
10/29/2012
Overall rating: 9
General opinion: Love the homey small town feel to Chincoteague! The shop owners and eating places are all family friendly and most are not too expensive. The beach at Assateague is easily accessible and beautiful.
Not to be missed:
assateague island
,
Wallops Island Nasa Center
,
kayaking
What do you think about this comment?

Level 1
User 27425
7/10/2012
Overall rating: 8
General opinion: GREAT PLACE TO RELAX. Hopefully the town will keep it a nice quite place. Over the last few years the island has become busier and busier.
Not to be missed:
beach
,
Wildlife
,
main st shop
What do you think about this comment?

Do you know Chincoteague Island? Tell us you opinion!
Your contribution can be useful for other tourists
Beware!!
Enter the name
Your name
Vote From 1 to 10
Beware!!
Enter a short review
Beware!!
Your content is too short. Please, add more information. You’ll be useful for our Community and for people who will read your opinion.
Very Useful
Not Useful

Related Contents

More Travel Guides in United States:


Assateague Island (About 13.5 mi) - Mount Vernon (About 31.1 mi)

More information United States:


All cities in United States - United States Map - United States Photos


Assateague Island - 13.5 mi
Assateague Island is a 37 mile long barrier island which is situated off the eastern coast of Virginia and Maryland. This island is best known for its herds of wild horses, the...

Mount Vernon - 31.1 mi
Mount Vernon is located in Jefferson County in the state of Illinois, USA. Zadok Casey, an American politician, founded this town around 1817, and in 1819, Mt Vernon became the...

Markers Chincoteague Island

Entertainment:
Transportation:
Safety:
Asequibilidad:
Attractions:
Accommodation:
Eating & drinking:
Welcome:
Accessibility:
Services for tourists:
Things to do:
Shopping:

Popular Tags

Art & Culture Romance Family fun Sun & beach Sport Educational Bike friendly

Travellers' choice

1
Beach
2
Assateague island
3
Assateague Island
 Parks and gardens
4
Beach
 Beaches
5
Kayaking
 Nature and sport
6
Kayaking
7
Lighthouse
8
Lighthouse
 Landmarks and Historic sites
9
Main st shop
10
Birding
11
Memorial Park
12
Refuge
13
Seafood Festival
14
Wallops Island Nasa Center
15
Wildlife

Quick link

Bordering States

Join

Travelers
Enter your reviews, photos and travelogue about  about Chincoteague Island

Properties
Enter  Your property  to Chincoteague Island

Companies
Publish  Your travel services  to Chincoteague Island