5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
1
Nags Head
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
2
Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Hendersonville
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Orlando

1
night
Nags Head

Most visitors take a trip to Nags Head to enjoy the beach, but this Outer Banks town offers more than just waterside entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Nags Head trip itinerary planning site .

Orlando to Nags Head is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. When traveling from Orlando in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Nags Head: temperatures range from 83°F by day to 71°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Manteo.

Things to do in Nags Head

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge ©

1
night
Manteo, Roanoke Island

Manteo
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Manteo route planning tool .

Manteo is just a short distance from Nags Head. June in Manteo sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 71°F at night. On the 26th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Hendersonville.

Things to do in Manteo

Historic Sites Museums

2
nights
Hendersonville

Hendersonville ©
Hendersonville is a city in Henderson County, North Carolina United States. On the 27th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site and then admire the sheer force of DuPont State Recreational Forest. On your second day here, view the masterpieces at Lexington Glassworks, view the masterpieces at Woolworth Walk, then look for gifts at Battery Park Book Exchange, then see the interesting displays at Asheville Pinball Museum, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Hendersonville trip itinerary app .

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and taxi from Manteo to Hendersonville takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Manteo in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Hendersonville, with lows around 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hendersonville

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Asheville, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, DuPont State Recreational Forest, Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site
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Lexington Glassworks ©
Lexington Glassworks
DuPont State Recreational Forest ©
DuPont State Recreational Forest
Asheville Pinball Museum ©
Asheville Pinball Museum

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