5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

5 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Bryson City
— 1 night
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Asheville
— 2 nights
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Wilmington
— 1 night

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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 17th (Mon): look for gifts at Bryson City Outdoors and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, then try to win big at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee, then get a taste of the local shopping with Oaks Gallery at the Riverwood Shops, and finally view the masterpieces at It's By Nature.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bryson City trip itinerary planner.

Atlanta to Bryson City is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Atlanta in June: high temperatures in Bryson City hover around 81°F and lows are around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Asheville.

Things to do in Bryson City

Shopping · Museums · Adventure · Outdoors

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Specialty Museum
Museum of the Cherokee Indian
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Art Gallery
It's By Nature
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Asheville

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at DuPont State Recreational Forest, take a stroll through River Arts District, then view the masterpieces at Woolworth Walk, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Lexington Glassworks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, appreciate the extensive heritage of Biltmore Village, and then take in the exciting artwork at New Morning Gallery.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Asheville online day trip planner.

Drive from Bryson City to Asheville in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in June, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Wilmington.

Things to do in Asheville

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods · Adventure

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Must see
Zipline
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Art Gallery
New Morning Gallery
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Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take a tour of Battleship North Carolina, then look for gifts at Cape Fear Spice Merchants, and then kick back and relax at Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex.

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You can fly from Asheville to Wilmington in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Wilmington when traveling from Asheville in June, with lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wilmington

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

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