9 days in North Carolina Itinerary

9 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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9 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Eau Claire
Drive:  14​h 45​min
1
Hendersonville
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h
2
Corolla
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Manteo, Roanoke Island
— 2 nights
drive:  15​h 30​min
End: Eau Claire

2
nights
Hendersonville

Hendersonville ©
Hendersonville is a city in Henderson County, North Carolina United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): do a tasting at Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the views at Pearson's Falls and Glen and then explore the striking landscape at Looking Glass Rock.

For traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Hendersonville journey planning app .

Eau Claire to Hendersonville is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Eau Claire to Hendersonville is 1 hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 61°F. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Corolla.

Things to do in Hendersonville

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Pearson's Falls and Glen, Looking Glass Rock
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Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards ©
Saint Paul Mountain Vineyards
Pearson's Falls and Glen ©
Pearson's Falls and Glen
Looking Glass Rock ©
Looking Glass Rock

3
nights
Corolla

Corolla ©
A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Currituck Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Whalehead in Historic Corolla, then look for all kinds of wild species at Currituck Banks Reserve, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Carova Beach.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Corolla itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and car from Hendersonville to Corolla takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, train, and car. Traveling from Hendersonville in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Corolla, with lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Manteo.

Things to do in Corolla

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Carova Beach
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Currituck Beach ©
Currituck Beach
Currituck Banks Reserve ©
Currituck Banks Reserve
Whalehead Club ©
Whalehead Club

2
nights
Manteo, Roanoke Island

Manteo ©
Manteo is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States, located on Roanoke Island. Get outdoors at Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge and Coquina Beach. Wright Brothers National Memorial and Bodie Island Lighthouse will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Salvo Beach in Salvo (about 44 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, enjoy the sea views from Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse, and look for all kinds of wild species at Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Manteo trip builder website .

Drive from Corolla to Manteo in 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Manteo are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Manteo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Wright Brothers National Memorial, Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge, Bodie Island Lighthouse, Coquina Beach, Salvo Beach
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Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse ©
Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse
Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge ©
Coquina Beach ©
Coquina Beach

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