8 days in Raleigh, Durham & The Triangle Itinerary

8 days in Raleigh, Durham & The Triangle Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Durham
Drive:  1 h 15 min
1
Sanford
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Durham
— 5 nights
End: Durham

2
nights
Sanford

Sanford ©
Sanford is a city in Lee County, North Carolina, United States. Explore Sanford's surroundings by going to Pittsboro (Carolina Tiger Rescue, French Connections, &more). The adventure continues: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Sanford Antique Mall, walk around Ole Gilliam Mill Park, tee off at Tobacco Road Golf Club, and identify plant and animal life at San-Lee Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Sanford trip planner.

Durham to Sanford is an approximately 1-hour car ride. December in Sanford sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 35°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Durham.

Things to do in Sanford

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Pittsboro
Highlights from your plan
Carolina Tiger Rescue ©
Carolina Tiger Rescue
Sanford Antique Mall ©
Sanford Antique Mall
Tobacco Road Golf Club ©
Tobacco Road Golf Club

5
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Once the seat of a thriving tobacco industry, Durham has seen some significant moments in American history.
Family-friendly places like Duke University Chapel and Cameron Indoor Stadium will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Museum of Life + Science, see where the action happens at Durham Bulls Athletic Park, gain insight at Duke University, and admire the majestic nature at Eno River State Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Durham trip maker website.

You can drive from Sanford to Durham in an hour. December in Durham sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 37°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Durham

Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Chapel Hill
Highlights from your plan
Duke University Chapel ©
Duke University Chapel
Museum of Life + Science ©
Museum of Life + Science
Sarah P. Duke Gardens ©
Sarah P. Duke Gardens