4 days in North Carolina Itinerary

4 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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4 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Durham
1
Durham
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Wilmington
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
3
Asheville
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
End: Durham

1
day
Durham

Durham ©
Once the seat of a thriving tobacco industry, Durham has seen some significant moments in American history.
On the 9th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Duke University Chapel, take in nature's colorful creations at Sarah P. Duke Gardens, and then explore the world behind art at North Carolina Museum of Art.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Durham trip planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Durham. In November, daily temperatures in Durham can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Wilmington.

Things to do in Durham

Parks Historic Sites Museums

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North Carolina Museum of Art
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Sarah P. Duke Gardens ©
Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Duke University Chapel ©
Duke University Chapel
North Carolina Museum of Art ©
North Carolina Museum of Art

1
night
Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
On the 10th (Sun), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then have some family-friendly fun at Battle House, and then take a tour of Battleship North Carolina.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Wilmington road trip planning site .

You can drive from Durham to Wilmington in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Wilmington can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Wilmington

Fun & Games
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Battle House ©
Battle House
Battleship North Carolina ©
Battleship North Carolina
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nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of The North Carolina Arboretum and then explore and take pictures at Blue Ridge Pkwy. Keep things going the next day: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then learn about winemaking at Biltmore, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Asheville online itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Wilmington to Asheville takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Wilmington in November: high temperatures in Asheville hover around 59°F and lows are around 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Wineries Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trip

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

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