The Wytheville area is genuine, historic and kindly hospitable. The small town offers over 1,700 hotel rooms, including a restored luxury boutique hotel and more than 70 restaurants, many of which are locally owned and operated. Dozens of significant, historic and local attractions are nearby, including area-based museums, historic mansions, a dinner theatre, an herb farm, wineries, an animal park and an Indian village. Annual festivals, live music performances, and various area events give visitors a glimpse of everyday life in Wytheville. Antique malls, specialty shopping and local arts and crafts can be found in Downtown Wytheville and throughout Wythe County. The Wytheville area is home to the New River Trail State Park, Crystal Springs Recreation Area, and Big Walker Mountain, where each offer hiking and biking trails for diverse experience and adventure ranges.