4 days in North Carolina Itinerary

4 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Asheville
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Bryson City
— 1 night
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Highlands
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Asheville

Asheville ©

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 8th (Thu), sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, explore the wealth of natural beauty at The North Carolina Arboretum, and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: whizz through the canopy at Navitat Canopy Adventures - Asheville Zipline and then take a memorable drive along Blue Ridge Pkwy.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Asheville trip maker website.

Fort Lauderdale to Asheville is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Fort Lauderdale, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Asheville, ranging from highs of 70°F to lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bryson City.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors · Tours · Scenic Drive · Parks

Side Trips

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Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy
Food Tours
Navitat Canopy Adventures - Asheville Zipline ©

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Bryson City

The location of an old Cherokee village, Bryson City embraces a quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, then see the interesting displays at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, and then try to win big at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bryson City sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Bryson City takes 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Bryson City are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Highlands.

Things to do in Bryson City

Outdoors · Casinos · Museums · Tours

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River Rafting & Tubing
Museum of the Cherokee Indian ©
Museum of the Cherokee Indian

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Highlands

Highlands ©
Highlands is an incorporated town in Macon County in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): whizz through the canopy at Highlands Aerial Park, admire the sheer force of Dry Falls, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Whiteside Mountain.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Highlands online trip planner.

Getting from Bryson City to Highlands by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Highlands are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Highlands

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dry Falls ©
Dry Falls
Whiteside Mountain
Whiteside Mountain
Highlands Aerial Park ©
Highlands Aerial Park

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