10 days in Raleigh, Durham & The Triangle Itinerary

10 days in Raleigh, Durham & The Triangle Itinerary

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Robbinsville
— 1 night
2
Durham
— 8 nights

1
night
Robbinsville

Robbinsville ©
Robbinsville is a town in Graham County, North Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): make a trip to Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center, then relax in the rural setting at Wehrloom Honey, then contemplate the waterfront views at Santeetlah Lake, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Yellow Creek Falls.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Robbinsville visit planning site.

San Diego to Robbinsville is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to Robbinsville is 3 hours. Traveling from San Diego in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 62°F in Robbinsville. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Durham.

Things to do in Robbinsville

Parks · Nature
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Wehrloom Honey ©
Wehrloom Honey
Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center ©
Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center

8
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Once the seat of a thriving tobacco industry, Durham has seen some significant moments in American history.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Bennett Place Historic Site and Duke Homestead. Escape the urban bustle at Duke Lemur Center and Jordan Lake State Recreation Area. Venture out of the city with trips to Sanford (San-Lee Park, Tobacco Road Golf Club, &more), Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve (in Cary) and Raleigh (State Farmers Market, Neuse River Trail, &more). Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Riverwalk, admire the majestic nature at Eno River State Park, take in nature's colorful creations at JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University, and contemplate the long history of Ayr Mount Historic Site.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Durham trip planner.

Traveling by car from Robbinsville to Durham takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Robbinsville in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Durham, with lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Durham

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Raleigh, Sanford, Hillsborough, Cary, Wake Forest
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Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve ©
Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve
Neuse River Trail ©
Neuse River Trail
San-Lee Park ©
San-Lee Park

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