The Eastern Shore region is Virginia's part of the Delmarva Peninsula, which is shared with Delaware and Maryland's Eastern Shore. It is a long narrow peninsula within the larger Delmarva Peninsula, extending south from the Maryland part, connected to the rest of Virginia only by a bridge at the south end. It comprises Accomack and Northampton counties.
Star Transit [formerly dead link]. +1 757 787-8322. Bus service operates between Chincoteague and Cape Charles. Buses run only four to six times Monday through Friday. Most buses run between 6AM and 6:30PM while others run between 6AM and 4:30PM. The main transit hub for all routes is at the Walmart in Onley. Nelsonia Royal Farm is the transfer point for Blue, Gold, Silver and Orange Routes.
In the small town of Parksley, there is the Parksley Railroad Museum.
Visit the Wallops Island NASA Visitor Center, where you can explore the rich history of NASA's involvement on the island.