7 days in North Carolina Itinerary

7 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Corolla
— 1 night
2
Wilmington
— 1 night
3
Blowing Rock
— 1 night
4
Asheville
— 2 nights
5
Bryson City
— 1 night

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night
Corolla

A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Corolla trip builder website.

Fort Lauderdale to Corolla is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in July, Corolla is little chillier at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive to Wilmington.

Things to do in Corolla

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Parasailing & Paragliding
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Off-Road Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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night
Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
On the 19th (Sun), kick back and relax at Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex and then step aboard Battleship North Carolina.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Wilmington trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Corolla to Wilmington takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Blowing Rock.

Things to do in Wilmington

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex
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Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex ©
Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex
Battleship North Carolina ©
Battleship North Carolina

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night
Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock is a town in Watauga and Caldwell counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Grandfather Mountain and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Blowing Rock driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Wilmington to Blowing Rock in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Wilmington in July: high temperatures in Blowing Rock hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Blowing Rock

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Grandfather Mountain
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Zipline
Grandfather Mountain ©
Grandfather Mountain

2
nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 21st (Tue), take a memorable drive along Blue Ridge Pkwy and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour. On the next day, do a tasting at Biltmore, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Asheville day trip website.

You can drive from Blowing Rock to Asheville in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Blowing Rock in July, you will find days in Asheville are a bit warmer (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Bryson City.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors Tours Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Zipline, Blue Ridge Pkwy
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Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Zipline
Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy

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Bryson City

The location of an old Cherokee village, Bryson City embraces a quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): examine the collection at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, thentry to win big at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee, and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Bryson City sightseeing planning site.

Drive from Asheville to Bryson City in 1.5 hours. In July in Bryson City, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bryson City

Fun & Games Museums Tours

Side Trip

Cherokee
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River Rafting & Tubing
Museum of the Cherokee Indian ©
Museum of the Cherokee Indian

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