11 days in North Carolina Itinerary

11 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Corolla
— 1 night
2
Ocracoke
— 1 day
3
Wilmington
— 1 night
4
Cherokee
— 1 night
5
Asheville
— 4 nights

1
night
Corolla

Corolla ©
A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Currituck Beach, enjoy the sea views from Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum, and then kick back and relax at Carova Beach. Keep things going the next day: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, contemplate the long history of Whalehead Club, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Corolla trip planner.

Las Vegas to Corolla is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, subway, and car. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Corolla due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in June, with highs in Corolla at 86°F and lows at 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ocracoke.

Things to do in Corolla

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Carova Beach
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Currituck Beach ©
Currituck Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum ©
Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum

1
day
Ocracoke

Ocracoke ©
Ocracoke is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated town located at the southern end of Ocracoke Island, located entirely within Hyde County, North Carolina. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): kick back and relax at Ocracoke Beach Fires, enjoy the sea views from Ocracoke Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ocracoke journey maker app.

Getting from Corolla to Ocracoke by combination of car and ferry takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, bus, taxi, and ferry. In June in Ocracoke, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Wilmington.

Things to do in Ocracoke

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach ©
Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach
Ocracoke Lighthouse ©
Ocracoke Lighthouse

1
night
Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): step aboard Battleship North Carolina, then kick back and relax at Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Broomtail Craft Brewery. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Noni Bacca Winery, take a stroll through Historic District, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Oak Island Beach.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Wilmington online vacation maker.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Ocracoke to Wilmington takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, and bus. In June in Wilmington, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 70°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cherokee.

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Oak Island Beach, Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex
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Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex ©
Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex
Historic District ©
Historic District
Battleship North Carolina ©
Battleship North Carolina

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, then try your luck at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Cherokee fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by flight from Wilmington to Cherokee takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, Cherokee is a bit cooler than Wilmington - with highs of 81°F and lows of 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Cherokee

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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

4
nights
Asheville

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Escape the urban bustle at Zipline and The North Carolina Arboretum. Visit Basilica of Saint Lawrence and Biltmore Village for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum (in Maggie Valley) and Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards (in Hendersonville). And it doesn't end there: cruise along Blue Ridge Pkwy, view the masterpieces at Colin's Creatures, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, and take a stroll through River Arts District.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Asheville trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Cherokee to Asheville in 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Asheville are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, Blue Ridge Pkwy, Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards, Zipline
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Zipline
Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy
Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum ©

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