4 days in North Carolina Itinerary

4 days in North Carolina Itinerary

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4 days in North Carolina Itinerary

Start: Durham
Drive:  4​h
1
Asheville
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Wilmington
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: Durham

1
night
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 7th (Thu), appreciate the history behind Thomas Wolfe Memorial and then view the masterpieces at Woolworth Walk. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of Grovewood Village and then take a peaceful walk through DuPont State Recreational Forest.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Asheville trip itinerary site .

Durham to Asheville is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. In November, daily temperatures in Asheville can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Wilmington.

Things to do in Asheville

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

DuPont State Recreational Forest
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DuPont State Recreational Forest ©
Grovewood Village ©
Grovewood Village
Woolworth Walk ©
Woolworth Walk

2
nights
Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): kick back and relax at Oak Island Beach, learn about all things military at Fort Fisher State Historic Site, and then stop by The Veggie Wagon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Fort Fisher State Recreation Area, examine the collection at Bellamy Mansion, and then wander the streets of Downtown Wilmington.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Wilmington trip planner .

Getting from Asheville to Wilmington by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In November, Wilmington is somewhat warmer than Asheville - with highs of 67°F and lows of 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Wilmington

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Kure Beach, The Veggie Wagon, Oak Island Beach
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Fort Fisher State Historic Site ©
Fort Fisher State Historic Site
Bellamy Mansion ©
Bellamy Mansion
Downtown Wilmington ©
Downtown Wilmington

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