5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Bryson City
— Few hours
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Asheville
— 3 nights
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Wrightsville Beach
— 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.
On the 19th (Sun), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bryson City day trip planning tool.

Washington DC to Bryson City is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Washington DC in July, with highs in Bryson City at 83°F and lows at 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Bryson City

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours
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River Rafting & Tubing

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Asheville

Asheville ©

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Get some cultural insight at New Morning Gallery and Lexington Glassworks. For shopping fun, head to Grovewood Village or St.Claire Art. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Biltmore, view the masterpieces at Woolworth Walk, take a stroll through River Arts District, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Asheville trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bryson City to Asheville takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in July, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Wrightsville Beach.

Things to do in Asheville

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

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New Morning Gallery ©
New Morning Gallery
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy

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Wrightsville Beach

Wrightsville Beach ©
Wrightsville Beach is a town in New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States. On the 23rd (Thu), shop like a local with Motts Channel Seafood, tour the pleasant surroundings at Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex, and then stop by Lighthouse Beer & Wine.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Wrightsville Beach trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Wrightsville Beach takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Asheville in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Wrightsville Beach: highs are around 90°F and lows about 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Wrightsville Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex ©
Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex
Lighthouse Beer & Wine ©
Lighthouse Beer & Wine
Motts Channel Seafood ©
Motts Channel Seafood

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