3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Asheville
1
Asheville
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Columbia
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
End: Asheville

1
night
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): admire the natural beauty at The North Carolina Arboretum and then admire all the interesting features of Blue Ridge Pkwy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and then do a tasting at Biltmore.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Asheville online trip itinerary builder .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Asheville. In December in Asheville, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 35°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Columbia.

Things to do in Asheville

Scenic Drive Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Blue Ridge Pkwy
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Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Room Escape Games
Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy

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Columbia

Columbia ©
Columbia is a town in Tyrrell County, North Carolina, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lake Mattamuskeet. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge and then identify plant and animal life at Lake Mattamuskeet.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Columbia day trip planning site .

You can drive from Asheville to Columbia in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Asheville in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Columbia, with lows around 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Columbia

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Lake Mattamuskeet
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Lake Mattamuskeet ©
Lake Mattamuskeet

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