10 days in North Carolina & Charleston Itinerary

10 days in North Carolina & Charleston Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Charlotte
— 1 night
2
Charleston
— 3 nights
3
Asheville
— 2 nights
4
Cherokee
— 1 night
5
Charlotte
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
U.S. National Whitewater Center has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): shake up your sightseeing with U.S. National Whitewater Center and then see the interesting displays at Carolinas Aviation Museum.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Charlotte trip itinerary site.

Philadelphia to Charlotte is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July in Charlotte, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 23rd (Tue), you're off to Charleston.

Things to do in Charlotte

Adventure Tours Outdoors
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U.S. National Whitewater Center ©
U.S. National Whitewater Center
Carolinas Aviation Museum ©
Carolinas Aviation Museum

3
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 24th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Washington Square and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Folly Beach Public Beach. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Charleston trip planner.

Fly from Charlotte to Charleston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Asheville.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Beaches Outdoors

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Folly Beach Public Beach
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Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Washington Square
Washington Square

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nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Grovewood Village and then explore and take pictures at Blue Ridge Pkwy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sat): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, wander the streets of River Arts District, thenexamine the collection at The Folk Art Center, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Saint Lawrence.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Asheville journey maker.

Getting from Charleston to Asheville by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Charleston in July, things will get slightly colder in Asheville: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Cherokee.

Things to do in Asheville

Museums Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

Blue Ridge Pkwy
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River Arts District ©
River Arts District
Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy
Grovewood Village ©
Grovewood Village

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pincu Pottery. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): shop like a local with Pincu Pottery, take a memorable tour with Tours, and then view the masterpieces at Qualla Arts and Crafts Mutual.

Find out how to plan Cherokee trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Drive from Asheville to Cherokee in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 29th (Mon), you're off to Charlotte.

Things to do in Cherokee

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Bryson City
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River Rafting & Tubing
Qualla Arts and Crafts Mutual ©
Qualla Arts and Crafts Mutual
Pincu Pottery ©
Pincu Pottery

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nights
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): see the interesting displays at NASCAR Hall of Fame, get your game on at Escape Kings, and then find something for the whole family at Carowinds. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): engage your brain at Discovery Place Science, browse the collection at Billy Graham Library, and then identify plant and animal life at Latta Plantation Nature Center & Preserve.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Charlotte trip builder app.

Drive from Cherokee to Charlotte in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cherokee in July: high temperatures in Charlotte hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Charlotte

Museums Theme Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Latta Plantation Nature Center & Preserve
Highlights from your plan
NASCAR Hall of Fame ©
NASCAR Hall of Fame
Discovery Place Science ©
Discovery Place Science
Latta Plantation Nature Center & Preserve ©

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