4 days in Columbus & North Carolina Itinerary

4 days in Columbus & North Carolina Itinerary

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4 days in Columbus & North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Columbus
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Columbus
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
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Maggie Valley
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Columbus

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Columbus

More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, then take a stroll through Easton Town Center, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, have some family-friendly fun at Columbus Axe Throwing, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Dawes Arboretum.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Columbus online route planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Columbus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Maggie Valley.

Things to do in Columbus

Parks Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Dawes Arboretum, Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, Zipline
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Room Escape Games
Zipline
Easton Town Center ©
Easton Town Center

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Maggie Valley

Maggie Valley is a town in Haywood County, North Carolina, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum, examine the collection at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. On your second day here, take a memorable drive along Blue Ridge Parkway and then admire all the interesting features of Crystal Mountain Gem Mine.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Maggie Valley attractions planner .

Getting from Columbus to Maggie Valley by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or drive. In July in Maggie Valley, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 62°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Maggie Valley

Outdoors Scenic Drive Adventure

Side Trips

Museum of the Cherokee Indian, Crystal Mountain Gem Mine, River Rafting & Tubing, Blue Ridge Pkwy
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River Rafting & Tubing
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Blue Ridge Pkwy

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