6 days in Asheville & Blowing Rock Itinerary

6 days in Asheville & Blowing Rock Itinerary

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6 days in Asheville & Blowing Rock Itinerary

Start: Asheville
1
Asheville
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
2
Blowing Rock
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
End: Charlotte

1
day
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Basilica of Saint Lawrence, Biltmore and Gray Line Trolley Tours. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): see what you want with Gray Line Trolley Tours, learn about winemaking at Biltmore, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Saint Lawrence.

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The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Asheville. In November, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Blowing Rock.

Things to do in Asheville

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
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Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Gray Line Trolley Tours ©
Gray Line Trolley Tours
Basilica of Saint Lawrence ©
Basilica of Saint Lawrence

5
nights
Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock ©
Blowing Rock is a town in Watauga and Caldwell counties in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grandfather Mountain State Park, Linville Falls and Moses H. Cone Memorial Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Round Peak Vineyard and Linn Cove Viaduct. Change things up with these side-trips from Blowing Rock: Mt Vale Vineyards (in Galax) and Mount Airy Museum of Regional History (in Mount Airy). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Blowing Rock Art and History Museum, stroll around Memorial Park, and stroll through Bass Lake.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Blowing Rock online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Asheville to Blowing Rock takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Asheville in November, you will find days in Blowing Rock are a bit cooler (52°F), and nights are about the same (32°F). You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Blowing Rock

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Mount Airy, Mt Vale Vineyards, Linn Cove Viaduct, Grandfather Mountain State Park, Hickory Ridge Living History Museum
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Memorial Park ©
Memorial Park
Moses H. Cone Memorial Park ©
Moses H. Cone Memorial Park
Round Peak Vineyard ©
Round Peak Vineyard

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