3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Nags Head
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Raleigh
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Orlando

1
night
Nags Head

Nags Head ©
Most visitors take a trip to Nags Head to enjoy the beach, but this Outer Banks town offers more than just waterside entertainment.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take a leisurely stroll along Jennette's Pier.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Nags Head trip planner .

Orlando to Nags Head is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Orlando in November, with highs in Nags Head at 61°F and lows at 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Raleigh.

Things to do in Nags Head

Nature Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Off-Road Tours, Wright Brothers National Memorial
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Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Off-Road Tours
Wright Brothers National Memorial ©
Wright Brothers National Memorial

1
night
Raleigh

Raleigh
For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): walk around Pullen Park, get curious at Marbles Kids Museum, and then learn more about the world around you at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Raleigh vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Nags Head to Raleigh in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Traveling from Nags Head in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Raleigh, with lows of 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Raleigh

Childrens Museums Museums Parks
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Marbles Kids Museum ©
Marbles Kids Museum
Pullen Park ©
Pullen Park

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