9 days in North Carolina Itinerary

9 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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Highlands
— 1 night
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Bryson City
— 1 night
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Asheville
— 4 nights
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Kill Devil Hills
— 2 nights

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Highlands

Highlands ©
Highlands is an incorporated town in Macon County in the U.S. On the 23rd (Fri), kick your exploration up a notch at Highlands Aerial Park. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, admire the sheer force of Dry Falls, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Whiteside Mountain.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Highlands trip planner.

Tulsa to Highlands is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, subway, and taxi. Traveling from Tulsa to Highlands, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Tulsa in October: high temperatures in Highlands hover around 70°F and lows are around 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bryson City.

Things to do in Highlands

Nature · Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

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Must see
Dry Falls
4.9
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Waterfall
Bridal Veil Falls
3.6
Mountain
Whiteside Mountain
5.0

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Bryson City

The location of an old Cherokee village, Bryson City embraces a quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then examine the collection at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, and then try your luck at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bryson City trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Highlands to Bryson City in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Asheville.

Things to do in Bryson City

Casinos · Adventure · Museums · Outdoors

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Specialty Museum
Museum of the Cherokee Indian
4.6

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Asheville

Asheville ©

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Get out of town with these interesting Asheville side-trips: Maggie Valley (Elevated Mountain Distilling Co. & Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum), Hendersonville (Grandad's Apples & Stepp's Hillcrest Orchard) and Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park (in Chimney Rock). Next up on the itinerary: cruise along Blue Ridge Pkwy, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Asheville itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bryson City to Asheville in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Kill Devil Hills.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Scenic Drive

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Must see
Blue Ridge Pkwy
4.8
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Food Tour
Food Tours
4.8

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Kill Devil Hills

Kill Devil Hills ©
Kill Devil Hills is a town in Dare County, North Carolina. On the 30th (Fri), take a memorable tour with Tours, visit a coastal fixture at Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Back Country Safari Tours. Keep things going the next day: explore the galleries of Wright Brothers National Memorial, get interesting insight from Coastal Helicopters, and then take in the waterfront at Jennette's Pier.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Kill Devil Hills trip tool.

You can fly from Asheville to Kill Devil Hills in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Asheville in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Kill Devil Hills, with lows around 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kill Devil Hills

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
4.8

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