5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Rochester
Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Asheville
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Raleigh
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Asheboro
— Few hours
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Rochester

3
nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): contemplate the long history of Biltmore Estate, then meet the residents at Western North Carolina Nature Center, and then admire all the interesting features of Blueridge Parkway. On the next day, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

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Rochester to Asheville is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Rochester to Asheville, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Rochester in March: highs in Asheville hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Raleigh.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors Scenic Drive Tours

Side Trip

Blueridge Parkway
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Biltmore Estate ©
Biltmore Estate
Beer Tastings & Tours

1
night
Raleigh

Raleigh ©
For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
On the 4th (Sun), engage your brain at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and then stroll through Pullen Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Raleigh trip website .

Getting from Asheville to Raleigh by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. March in Raleigh sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 40°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Asheboro.

Things to do in Raleigh

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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Pullen Park ©
Pullen Park

few
hours
Asheboro

Asheboro ©
Asheboro is a city in and the county seat of Randolph County, North Carolina, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at North Carolina Zoo.

For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Asheboro online route builder .

You can drive from Raleigh to Asheboro in 1.5 hours. March in Asheboro sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 40°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Asheboro

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
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North Carolina Zoo ©
North Carolina Zoo

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