14 days in Asheville & The Foothills Itinerary

14 days in Asheville & The Foothills Itinerary

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Morganton ©
Morganton is a city in Burke County, North Carolina, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Mystery Hill as well as Flat Top Manor. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Maple Grove and Henry River Mill Village. Do some cultural sightseeing at Caldwell Arts Council and The History Museum of Burke County. Venture out of the city with trips to Linville Caverns (in Marion), Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center's Lucas Mansion Museum (in Hiddenite) and The Lazy 5 Ranch (in Mooresville). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Mast General Store, see the interesting displays at Waldensian Heritage Musuem, brush up on your military savvy at Caldwell Heritage Museum, and take in the awesome beauty at Grandfather Mountain.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Morganton online route maker.

Asheville to Morganton is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 48°F in January, and nighttime lows around 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Morganton

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hickory, Lenoir, Blowing Rock, Waldensian Heritage Musuem, Grandfather Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Mystery Hill ©
Mystery Hill
Grandfather Mountain ©
Grandfather Mountain
Henry River Mill Village ©
Henry River Mill Village


Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
You've added Appalachian Craft Center, Battery Park Book Exchange and Champagne Bar, The Spice & Tea Exchange of Asheville, and other attractions to your itinerary. Do your shopping at Lexington Glassworks and St.Claire Art. Museum-lovers will appreciate Biltmore and Center for Craft. Venture out of the city with trips to Artisun Gallery & Cafe (in Hot Springs), Hendersonville (Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, Henderson Heritage Museum, &more) and WNC Military History Museum (in Brevard). The adventure continues: take in the exciting artwork at Asheville Gallery of Art, take a stroll through Biltmore Village, admire the striking features of Grove Arcade, and examine the collection at The Folk Art Center.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Asheville online route planner.

Traveling by car from Morganton to Asheville takes an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Asheville can reach 47°F, while at night they dip to 27°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Shopping · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Hendersonville, Black Mountain, Artisun Gallery & Cafe, M. A. Pace General Store, Looking Glass Creamery
Highlights from your plan
St.Claire Art ©
St.Claire Art
Biltmore ©
New Morning Gallery ©
New Morning Gallery