6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  2​h 30​min
1
Hendersonville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Beaufort
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Atlanta

2
nights
Hendersonville

Hendersonville is a city in Henderson County, North Carolina United States. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards and Heartwood Contemporary Crafts Gallery. Get outdoors at Zipline and DuPont State Recreational Forest. When in Hendersonville, make a side trip to see Dry Falls in Highlands, approximately 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, stop by Mast Store, and take in the awesome beauty at Whiteside Mountain.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Hendersonville day trip planning tool .

Atlanta to Hendersonville is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Atlanta in June since evenings lows in Hendersonville dip to 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Beaufort.

Things to do in Hendersonville

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Dry Falls, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, Heartwood Contemporary Crafts Gallery, DuPont State Recreational Forest, Zipline
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Zipline
Dry Falls ©
Dry Falls
DuPont State Recreational Forest ©

3
nights
Beaufort

Beaufort ©
Beaufort is a town in and the county seat of Carteret County, North Carolina, United States. We've included these beaches for you: Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach and Hammocks Beach State Park. Take a break from the city and head to Island Express Ferry Service and Fort Macon State Park. Explore Beaufort's surroundings by going to The Sweet Spot (in Emerald Isle), Ocracoke Beach Fires (in Ocracoke) and Cape Lookout National Seashore (in Harkers Island). There's more to do: head outdoors with Beaufort Paddle.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Beaufort driving holiday planner .

You can fly from Hendersonville to Beaufort in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Hendersonville in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Beaufort, with lows of 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Beaufort

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ocracoke, Cape Lookout National Seashore, Hammocks Beach State Park, The Sweet Spot, Fort Macon State Park
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Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach ©
Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach
Fort Macon State Park ©
Fort Macon State Park
Cape Lookout National Seashore ©
Cape Lookout National Seashore

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