15 days in North Carolina, Lock Haven & New York City Itinerary

15 days in North Carolina, Lock Haven & New York City Itinerary

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Asheville
— 2 nights
Drive
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Elkin
— 3 nights
Drive
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Lock Haven
— 1 night
Drive
4
New York City
— 6 nights
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2
nights
Asheville

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards and Mountain Brook Vineyards. Museum-lovers will get to explore New Morning Gallery and The Bennett Classics Antique Car Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to World Methodist Museum (in Lake Junaluska) and Overmountain Vineyards (in Tryon). There's still lots to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, take in the exciting artwork at Grovewood Village, and look for gifts at Colin's Creatures.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Asheville tour planning site.

Salt Lake City to Asheville is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Salt Lake City to Asheville. When traveling from Salt Lake City in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Asheville, with highs around 69°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Elkin.

Things to do in Asheville

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
New Morning Gallery ©
Art Gallery
New Morning Gallery
4.8
World Methodist Museum ©
History Museum
World Methodist Museum
4.8

3
nights
Elkin

Elkin is a town in Surry and Wilkes counties in the U.S. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Stony Knoll Vineyards and Laurel Gray Vineyard & Winery. Get out of town with these interesting Elkin side-trips: East Bend (Cellar 4201 Vineyard & Divine Llama Vineyards). Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Menarick Vineyard & Winery.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Elkin trip site.

Getting from Asheville to Elkin by car takes about 2.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Lock Haven.

Things to do in Elkin

Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Menarick Vineyard & Winery ©
Winery / Vineyard
Menarick Vineyard & Winery
4.9
Stony Knoll Vineyards ©
Winery / Vineyard
Stony Knoll Vineyards
4.9
Cellar 4201 Vineyard ©
Winery / Vineyard
Cellar 4201 Vineyard
4.6

1
night
Lock Haven

The city of Lock Haven is the county seat of Clinton County, in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): hit the slopes at Ski Sawmill. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Piper Aviation Museum, then do a tasting at Shade Mountain Winery & Vineyard, and then learn about winemaking at Seven Mountains Wine Cellars.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Lock Haven vacation builder site.

Traveling by car from Elkin to Lock Haven takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Elkin in April: high temperatures in Lock Haven hover around 62°F and lows are around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Lock Haven

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Ski Sawmill ©
Ski Area
Ski Sawmill
4.6
Seven Mountains Wine Cellars ©
Winery / Vineyard
Seven Mountains Wine Cellars
4.9

6
nights
New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Visit 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral for their historical value. Let the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) capture your imagination. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Times Square, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and get engrossed in the history at Ellis Island.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the New York City online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Lock Haven to New York City by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from Lock Haven in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 45°F in New York City. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your trip
9/11 Memorial ©
Must see
9/11 Memorial
4.7
American Museum of Natural History ©
Natural History Museum
American Museum of Natural History
4.2

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