3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
1
Wake Forest
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Elon
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Chapel Hill
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Newark

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Wake Forest

Wake Forest ©
Wake Forest is a town in Franklin and Wake counties in the U.S. On the 21st (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at E. Carroll Joyner Park.

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Newark to Wake Forest is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Newark in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Wake Forest: highs are around 54°F and lows about 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Elon.

Things to do in Wake Forest

Parks
Highlights from your plan
E. Carroll Joyner Park ©
E. Carroll Joyner Park

1
night
Elon

Elon ©
Elon is a town in Alamance County, North Carolina, United States. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): explore and take pictures at Rhodes Stadium and then go for a stroll along the water at Guilford-Mackintosh Park & Marina.

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Drive from Wake Forest to Elon in 1.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time for travel to Chapel Hill.

Things to do in Elon

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Guilford-Mackintosh Park & Marina
Highlights from your plan
Rhodes Stadium ©
Rhodes Stadium

1
night
Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill ©
Chapel Hill is a town in Durham and Orange Counties, and the home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and UNC Health Care. On the 23rd (Sat), examine the collection at The Carolina Basketball Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area, then contemplate the long history of Old Town Cemetery, and finally trek along Occoneechee Orange Speedway.

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Traveling by car from Elon to Chapel Hill takes an hour. In February, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chapel Hill

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Hillsborough
Highlights from your plan
Occoneechee Mountain State Natural Area ©
The Carolina Basketball Museum ©
The Carolina Basketball Museum
Old Town Cemetery ©
Old Town Cemetery

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