3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

3 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Blowing Rock
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Asheville
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Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock ©
Blowing Rock is a town in Watauga and Caldwell counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): explore by horseback at Moses H. Cone Memorial Park and then take in the awesome beauty at Grandfather Mountain.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Blowing Rock trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Charlotte to Blowing Rock is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Charlotte in August: high temperatures in Blowing Rock hover around 76°F and lows are around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Blowing Rock

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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Moses H. Cone Memorial Park ©
Moses H. Cone Memorial Park
Grandfather Mountain ©
Grandfather Mountain

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Asheville

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 1st (Sun), kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then delve into the lush surroundings at DuPont State Recreational Forest. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Biltmore, examine the collection at Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum, and then shop like a local with Lexington Glassworks.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Asheville trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Blowing Rock to Asheville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Blowing Rock in August, you will find days in Asheville are somewhat warmer (82°F), and nights are about the same (64°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Adventure

Side Trips

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Zipline
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
DuPont State Recreational Forest ©
DuPont State Recreational Forest

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