Chincoteague Island finished #three in USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice Travel Awards’ Best Coastal Small Town contest. A panel of 5 tour experts partnered with 10Best editors to choose the initial 20 nominees and the pinnacle 10 winners had been determined by famous vote. They are Sandusky OH, Rockport TX, Chincoteague Island VA, Georgetown SC, Bay St. Louis MS, Gulf Shores AL, Southport NC, St. Simons Island GA, Saugatuck MI, and Bayfield WI.
Chincoteague Island changed into additionally venerated in 2013 with TripAdvisor’s Top 10 Traveler’s Choice Award among America’s islands, in 2014 as Coastal Living’s Happiest Seaside Town, and in 2015 as the #2 Coolest Small Town in America from Budget Travel. In 2016, Chincoteague positioned #6 in the USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice for Best Coastal Small Town. Southern Living commemorated Chincoteague Island because the #5 South’s Best Top 10 Island in 2017. Other accolades have come from MSN, OnlyInYourState, Good Housekeeping, House Beautiful, Country Living, Smithsonian and others.
The Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce welcomes the traveling public to visit soon to peer what makes Chincoteague Island so unique. Nature trails, pristine beaches, appropriate coastal cuisine, considerable wildlife, breathtaking sunrises over the Atlantic and sunsets over the Chincoteague Bay top the listing of reasons to go to. Of path, seeing the wild Chincoteague Ponies is a unique deal with and a bucket listing dream for plenty. Rocket launches from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility to re-deliver the International Space Station also can be enjoyed two or three instances in keeping with 12 months from nearby Chincoteague Island.