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Buck Ward and RVA Trolley – Hospitality on Wheels

Posted on Sep 28, 2016 in Featured Tour Experience

You’ve seen them in lots of cities and towns – rubber-wheel open-air trolleys used for sightseeing, tours, and small-group transport. Here in Richmond we have one of the best such trolley companies, RVA Trolley, and Heart of Virginia Tours is honored to partner with them to give our groups fun and exciting experiences in Richmond. Why is RVA Trolley so good at what it does? It all trickles down from the company’s owner, Buck Ward, a native Richmonder with an engaging personality and love for his native city. You can’t be unhappy or unmotivated around Buck Ward. His perpetual smile,...

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Meet Edgar Allan Poe in his Enchanted Garden

Posted on May 7, 2016 in Featured Tour Experience

    You’ve read the poems of Edgar Allan Poe, but have you ever walked through one? In Richmond you can, at the Edgar Allen Poe Museum and its lush Enchanted Garden.    Poe was born in Boston and died in Baltimore, but he spent much of his life in Richmond and it was the city he considered his home. Richmond is proud to claim this master of the art of the English language and honored him with the opening of this museum in 1922. It contains one of the best collection of Poe artifacts and related objects housed in the oldest surviving building in Richmond.    Out back is the Enchanted Garden,...

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Travel Destinations That Put the Experience in Experiential

Posted on Jan 26, 2016 in Featured Tour Experience

Travel Destinations That Put the Experience in Experiential

Meet our friends Rich, Fred, William and Charlotte … better known as Richmond, Fredericksburg, Williamsburg and Charlottesville. We like them a lot and we know you will too. HOV Tours has been hard at work with our partners in each of these unforgettable destinations creating immersive experiences that are offered exclusively for HOV Tours clients. Here are a few of the highlights:     Richmond: One of America’s most historic cities is also one of its hottest and hippest. Take part in a glass-blowing workshop and take your work of art home with you. Enjoy sumptuous meals in...

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