10 days in North Carolina Itinerary

10 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Bryson City
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Asheville
— 2 nights
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Blowing Rock
— 2 nights
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Charlotte
— 2 nights
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Corolla
— 1 night

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Bryson City

The location of an old Cherokee village, Bryson City embraces a quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Clingmans Dome. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Bryson City Outdoors, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then get a taste of the local shopping with Pincu Pottery, and finally take an in-depth tour of Swain County Heritage Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bryson City tour app.

Fort Wayne to Bryson City is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In June, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Bryson City

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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River Rafting & Tubing
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome

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Asheville

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of The North Carolina Arboretum, go deep underground at Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, and then get interesting insight from Tours. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Asheville Bee Charmer, stroll through Biltmore, then view the masterpieces at Lexington Glassworks, and finally indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Asheville trip website.

Traveling by car from Bryson City to Asheville takes 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Asheville are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to drive to Blowing Rock.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, Zipline
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Zipline
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Elijah Mountain Gem Mine ©
Elijah Mountain Gem Mine

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Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock is a town in Watauga and Caldwell counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): go deep underground at Foggy Mountain Gem Mine and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ride a horse along Moses H. Cone Memorial Park, then trot along with Vx3 Trail Rides, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Grandfather Mountain.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Blowing Rock road trip app.

Getting from Asheville to Blowing Rock by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Asheville in June; daily highs in Blowing Rock reach 77°F and lows reach 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Charlotte.

Things to do in Blowing Rock

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Grandfather Mountain, Foggy Mountain Gem Mine
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Zipline
Vx3 Trail Rides ©
Vx3 Trail Rides
Grandfather Mountain ©
Grandfather Mountain

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Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Your day by day itinerary now includes NASCAR Hall of Fame. On the 18th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Charlotte Trolley Powerhouse Studio, then get lost in a book at Billy Graham Library, then find something for the whole family at Carowinds, and finally get your game on at Escape Kings. On your second day here, get curious at Discovery Place Science, explore the different monuments and memorials at Old Settlers Cemetery, and then examine the collection at NASCAR Hall of Fame.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Charlotte using our trip planner.

Getting from Blowing Rock to Charlotte by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Blowing Rock in June, things will get a bit warmer in Charlotte: highs are around 88°F and lows about 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Corolla.

Things to do in Charlotte

Museums · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks
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NASCAR Hall of Fame ©
NASCAR Hall of Fame
Escape Kings ©
Escape Kings
Carowinds ©
Carowinds

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Corolla

A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and finally see Off-Road Tours.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Corolla trip builder.

Do a combination of flight and car from Charlotte to Corolla in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. In June, daily temperatures in Corolla can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Corolla

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Parasailing & Paragliding
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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