8 days in Asheville & Gainesville Itinerary

8 days in Asheville & Gainesville Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States vacation planner

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Asheville
— 4 nights
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Gainesville
— 3 nights
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Asheville

— 4 nights

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kids will enjoy River Rafting & Tubing and Chimneys Picnic Area. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Asheville: Sugarlands Distilling Company (in Gatlinburg), Pigeon Forge (Four Sisters Old Time Photo, Pigeon Forge Snow, &more) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Ramsey Cascades, Roaring Fork, &more). There's much more to do: browse the exhibits of Biltmore, take in nature's colorful creations at The North Carolina Arboretum, view the masterpieces at New Morning Gallery, and get a taste of the local shopping with Blue Spiral 1.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Asheville holiday app.

Fort Myers to Asheville is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Fort Myers in June, expect Asheville to be slightly colder, temps between 83°F and 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Gainesville.

Things to do in Asheville

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Gainesville

— 3 nights
Kids will enjoy Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation Foundation and Butterfly Rainforest.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Gainesville journey planning tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Asheville to Gainesville takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Asheville in June: high temperatures in Gainesville hover around 90°F and lows are around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Gainesville

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums