3 days in North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

3 days in North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

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Valle Crucis
— Few hours
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Asheville
— 2 nights

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Valle Crucis

Valle Crucis ©
Valle Crucis in an unincorporated community located in Watauga County, North Carolina, United States. On the 27th (Wed), learn about winemaking at Watauga Lake Winery and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grandfather Mountain.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Valle Crucis day trip planner.

Durham to Valle Crucis is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Durham in May; daily highs in Valle Crucis reach 69°F and lows reach 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Valle Crucis

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Grandfather Mountain, Watauga Lake Winery
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Grandfather Mountain ©
Grandfather Mountain
Watauga Lake Winery ©
Watauga Lake Winery

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Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 28th (Thu), admire the natural beauty at Biltmore, then view the masterpieces at St.Claire Art, and then take a memorable drive along Blue Ridge Pkwy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Asheville online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Valle Crucis to Asheville takes 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Valle Crucis in May: highs in Asheville hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Scenic Drive · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Blue Ridge Pkwy, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
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Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy
Food Tours
Biltmore ©
Biltmore

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