Virginia City

Type: Attractions, Sightseeing

Map / Directions 10Best Says

This historic town in the mountains above Reno was once the world's richest city thanks to the largest gold vein ever mined, the Comstock Lode. Little has changed since those mid-1800s days, and C...  Read More


  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: Walking around VC's streets and many events are free, but you can also visit the city's restaurants, bars and shops.
  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: Virginia City is great for romantics who also love Wild West history and rural towns.
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: Virginia City is a fun mix of Wild West and contemporary food and bar fun.

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