6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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6 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Drive:  2​h 30​min
1
Asheville
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Charlotte
— 2 nights
End: Charlotte

3
nights
Asheville

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Visiting River Rafting & Tubing and The North Carolina Arboretum will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, view the masterpieces at Blue Spiral 1, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Asheville online journey builder .

Charlotte to Asheville is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and car. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Charlotte in June: high temperatures in Asheville hover around 83°F and lows are around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Charlotte.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours Outdoors Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Blue Ridge Parkway, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Blue Ridge Parkway ©
Blue Ridge Parkway
New Belgium Brewing Company ©
New Belgium Brewing Company

2
nights
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): browse the collection at Billy Graham Library, look for gifts at SugarPop's Candy and Soda Shop, and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Lazy 5 Ranch. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at NASCAR Hall of Fame, have some family-friendly fun at Escape Kings, and then get in on the family fun at Carowinds.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Charlotte trip planner .

You can drive from Asheville to Charlotte in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Asheville, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Charlotte, ranging from highs of 90°F to lows of 70°F. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Charlotte

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trip

Mooresville
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Carowinds ©
Carowinds
The Lazy 5 Ranch ©
The Lazy 5 Ranch
Escape Kings ©
Escape Kings

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