6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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1
Charlotte
— 1 day
2
Asheville
— 2 nights
3
Cherokee
— 3 nights

1
day
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
On the 10th (Fri), look for gifts at PuckerButt Pepper Company, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Escape Kings, thenget lost in a book at Billy Graham Library, and finally see the interesting displays at NASCAR Hall of Fame.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Charlotte trip planning site.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Charlotte. In January, daily temperatures in Charlotte can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Charlotte

Museums Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

PuckerButt Pepper Company
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NASCAR Hall of Fame ©
NASCAR Hall of Fame
Escape Kings ©
Escape Kings
Billy Graham Library ©
Billy Graham Library

2
nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): savor the flavors at Biltmore, thensavor the flavors at Food & Drink, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On the next day, explore the striking landscape of The North Carolina Arboretum and then take a memorable drive along Blue Ridge Pkwy.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Asheville trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Charlotte to Asheville in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Charlotte in January, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Asheville: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Cherokee.

Things to do in Asheville

Scenic Drive Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Blue Ridge Pkwy
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Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Food Tours
Spas

3
nights
Cherokee

Cherokee ©
The center of Cherokee culture in the eastern part of the country, the town named after this Native American tribe serves as a base camp for hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Rockefeller Memorial, stroll through Charlies Bunion, thenexamine the collection at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, and finally try your luck at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee. On the next day, take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, thentake a memorable drive along Newfound Gap Road, and then take in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome.

Plan trip to Cherokee with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Cherokee takes 1.5 hours. January in Cherokee sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Cherokee

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Mingo Falls ©
Mingo Falls
Newfound Gap Road ©
Newfound Gap Road

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