5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Asheville
— 2 nights
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Highlands
— 2 nights

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Tumblestone Tours and Transportation and The North Carolina Arboretum. Kids will enjoy Blue Ridge Pkwy and River Arts District. Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, kick your exploration up a notch at Navitat Canopy Adventures - Asheville Zipline, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Asheville trip maker website.

Washington DC to Asheville is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Washington DC in November, Asheville is slightly colder at night with lows of 36°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Highlands.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors · Tours · Scenic Drive · Wildlife

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Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy
Navitat Canopy Adventures - Asheville Zipline ©
The North Carolina Arboretum ©
The North Carolina Arboretum

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Highlands

Highlands
Highlands is an incorporated town in Macon County in the U.S. On the 28th (Sat), admire the sheer force of Glen Falls, kick your exploration up a notch at Highlands Aerial Park, and then hit the slopes at Scaly Mountain Outdoor Center. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, admire the sheer force of Dry Falls, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Whiteside Mountain.

For maps and other tourist information, use the Highlands trip maker.

Traveling by car from Asheville to Highlands takes 2 hours. November in Highlands sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 32°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Highlands

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Whiteside Mountain
Whiteside Mountain
Highlands Aerial Park ©
Highlands Aerial Park
Dry Falls ©
Dry Falls

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