10 days in North Carolina Itinerary

10 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Raleigh
— 1 night
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Fayetteville
— 1 night
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Greensboro
— 2 nights
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Asheville
— 3 nights
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Cherokee
— 1 night
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Highlands
— 1 night

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Raleigh

Raleigh ©

City of Oaks

For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): get curious at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, then engage your brain at Marbles Kids Museum, and then stroll around Pullen Park. On your second day here, hike along Neuse River Trail, take in nature's colorful creations at Sarah P. Duke Gardens, and then deepen your understanding at Duke University.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Raleigh tour itinerary planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Raleigh is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in November, things will get cooler in Raleigh: highs are around 62°F and lows about 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Raleigh

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Trails

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Hiking Trail
Neuse River Trail
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Park
Pullen Park
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Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a city in Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States. On the 15th (Sun), kick your exploration up a notch at ZipQuest Waterfall & Treetop Adventure and then see the interesting displays at Airborne and Special Operations Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Fayetteville trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Raleigh to Fayetteville in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in November, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Greensboro.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Adventure · Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Greensboro

Greensboro ©
Greensboro is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Alamance Arts, look for all kinds of wild species at Conservators Center, then get thoroughly spooked out with Carolina History & Haunts, and finally see the interesting displays at International Civil Rights Center & Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, steep yourself in history at Old Salem Museums & Gardens, and then whizz through the canopy at Kersey Valley Zip Line.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Greensboro trip planner.

Drive from Fayetteville to Greensboro in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Asheville.

Things to do in Greensboro

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites · Adventure

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Ghost / Vampire Tour
Carolina History & Haunts
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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.
Take a break from Asheville with a short trip to Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park in Chimney Rock, about 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: sample some tasty brews at BREW-ed, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, cruise along Blue Ridge Pkwy, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

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Traveling by car from Greensboro to Asheville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. November in Asheville sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cherokee.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

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Must see
BREW-ed
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Food Tour
Food Tours
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Scenic Drive
Blue Ridge Pkwy
4.8

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Cherokee

Cherokee ©

Trails of Legends and Adventures

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 21st (Sat): shop like a local with Dogwood Crafters, take in the dramatic scenery at Mingo Falls, then see the interesting displays at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, and finally try to win big at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Cherokee trip app.

Getting from Asheville to Cherokee by car takes about 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Cherokee can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Highlands.

Things to do in Cherokee

Museums · Nature · Casinos · Parks

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Specialty Museum
Museum of the Cherokee Indian
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Waterfall
Mingo Falls
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Art Gallery
Dogwood Crafters
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Highlands

Highlands
Highlands is an incorporated town in Macon County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): kick your exploration up a notch at Highlands Aerial Park, admire the sheer force of Glen Falls, and then take in the awesome beauty at Whiteside Mountain.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Highlands trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cherokee to Highlands takes 1.5 hours. In November in Highlands, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 32°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Highlands

Nature · Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Mountain
Whiteside Mountain
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