Discovery awaits on Chincoteague Island where groups will be enriched by our deep history, delicious culinary delights, and local charm. If you are a tour operator and are looking for that unique experience for your group, plan your visit to Chincoteague Island and neighboring Assateague and Wallops Islands and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Day-tripping Ideas and Itineraries

Walking & Biking Tour of Historic Chincoteague Island


Explore our Activities

Chincoteague Island is the gateway to the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge which is located on the Virginia side of Assateague Island. Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is also home to the world famous Chincoteague Ponies, Assateague Island Lighthouse, and an award winning beach managed by Assateague Island National Seashore. Click here for entry fees to Assateague Island. Click here for lighthouse and RefugeTrek tours.

NASA Wallops Flight Facility, located in neighboring Wallops Island for over 70 years, provides thrilling rocket launches and educational Visitor Center; focusing on the history and future of NASA on the Eastern Shore.

Experience the Tastes of Chincoteague

Unique Shopping Opportunities

Further your experience by enjoying local events taking place during your visit.

Interested in step on tour guide references? Please call the Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce at 757-336-6161.


View Our Online Chincoteague Island Visitor's Guide & Membership Directory or Request a Copy.

2018 Media Kit


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Chincoteague Visitor's Guide

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Office Hours:
Mon.-Sat. 9AM - 4:30PM

6733 Maddox Blvd.
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336

Main Office: (757) 336-6161

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