8 days in Greensboro & Winston-Salem & North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

8 days in Greensboro & Winston-Salem & North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

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Greensboro
— 1 night
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Blowing Rock
— 2 nights
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Asheville
— 2 nights
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Highlands
— 2 nights

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Greensboro

Greensboro ©
Greensboro is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): look for gifts at Scuppernong Books and then take in the exciting artwork at Ambleside Gallery.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Greensboro sightseeing planner.

Charlotte to Greensboro is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Greensboro can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Blowing Rock.

Things to do in Greensboro

Shopping · Museums
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Scuppernong Books
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Art Gallery
Ambleside Gallery
4.9

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Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock ©
Blowing Rock is a town in Watauga and Caldwell counties in the U.S. On the 19th (Sat), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Blowing Rock Brewery. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Otter Falls, then take in the awesome beauty at Rough Ridge Lookout, and then stroll around Memorial Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Blowing Rock attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Greensboro to Blowing Rock takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Greensboro in September: high temperatures in Blowing Rock hover around 72°F and lows are around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Asheville.

Things to do in Blowing Rock

Parks · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries · Trails

Side Trips

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Waterfall
Otter Falls
4.9

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Asheville

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Explore hidden gems such as Jonas Gerard Fine Art and Brookside Guides. Get in touch with nature at Glen Burney Trail and Fishing Charters & Tours. When in Asheville, make a side trip to see Linville Falls in Linville Falls, approximately Linville Falls away. There's much more to do: stroll around Carrier Park, look for gifts at Brian Boggs, and shop like a local with Blue Spiral 1.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Asheville road trip planner.

You can drive from Blowing Rock to Asheville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, Asheville is a bit warmer than Blowing Rock - with highs of 79°F and lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Highlands.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors · Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

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Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
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Outdoor Activity
Brookside Guides
5.0
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Brian Boggs
4.8

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Highlands

Highlands ©
Highlands is an incorporated town in Macon County in the U.S. To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Highlands road trip planner.

You can drive from Asheville to Highlands in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in September, and nighttime lows around 57°F. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Highlands

Parks · Nature · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Water Body
Lake Glenville
4.5

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