3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Durham
Drive:  2​h 45​min
New Bern
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Wilmington
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Durham

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New Bern

New Bern
New Bern is a city in Craven County, North Carolina, United States. For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our New Bern visit app .

Durham to New Bern is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and flight. June in New Bern sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Wilmington.

Things to do in New Bern

Shopping Historic Sites
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Birthplace of Pepsi Cola
Birthplace of Pepsi Cola
Mitchell Hardware
Mitchell Hardware

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Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Wilmington is a port city and the county seat of New Hanover County in coastal southeastern North Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Airlie Gardens, kick back and relax at Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex, and then do a tasting at Noni Bacca Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Battleship NORTH CAROLINA and then kick back and relax at Oak Island Beaches.

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Drive from New Bern to Wilmington in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Wilmington are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex, Oak Island Beaches
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Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex ©
Battleship NORTH CAROLINA ©
Battleship NORTH CAROLINA
Oak Island Beaches
Oak Island Beaches

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