4 days in North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

4 days in North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

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4 days in North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
1
Montreat
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Cherokee
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h
End: Boston

1
night
Montreat

Montreat ©
Montreat is a town in Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States. You've now added Blue Ridge Pkwy to your itinerary.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Montreat online trip itinerary maker .

Boston to Montreat is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. When traveling from Boston in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Montreat: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cherokee.

Things to do in Montreat

Outdoors Scenic Drive Trails

Side Trip

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Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy

2
nights
Cherokee

Cherokee ©
The center of Cherokee culture in the eastern part of the country, the town named after this Native American tribe serves as a base camp for hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Dry Falls, examine the collection at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, and then try your luck at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, stop by Unique Gift Outlet, and then examine the collection at Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Cherokee driving holiday planning site .

Traveling by car from Montreat to Cherokee takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in April, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cherokee

Museums Fun & Games Tours

Side Trips

Dry Falls, River Rafting & Tubing, Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum
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Museum of the Cherokee Indian ©
Museum of the Cherokee Indian
Dry Falls ©
Dry Falls

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