©

Morrisville trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Morrisville

Trip Planner USA  /  North Carolina  /  Morrisville
(4.6/5 based on 550+ reviews for 6 attractions)
Things to do: fun & games, sightseeing, parks
Morrisville is a town in Wake County, North Carolina, United States. A small portion of the town extends into Durham County. The population was 18,576 at the 2010 census. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates the town's population to be 21,932 as of July 1, 2013. Morrisville is part of the Research Triangle metropolitan region. The regional name originated after the 1959 creation of the Research Triangle Park, located midway between the cities of Raleigh and Durham. The Research Triangle region encompasses the U.S. Census Bureau's Combined Statistical Area (CSA) of Raleigh-Durham-Cary. The estimated population of the Raleigh-Durham-Cary CSA was 1,565,223 as of July 1, 2006, with the Raleigh-Cary Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) portion estimated at 994,551 residents.GeographyMorrisville is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 21.5sqkm, of which 21.4sqkm is land and 0.1sqkm, or 0.62%, is water.Morrisville is located in the northeast central region of North Carolina, where the North American Piedmont and Atlantic Coastal Plain regions meet. This area is known as the "fall line" because it marks the elevation inland at which waterfalls begin to appear in creeks and rivers. As a result, most of Morrisville features gently rolling hills that slope eastward toward the state's flat coastal plain. Its central Piedmont location situates the county about three hours west of Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, by car and four hours east of the Great Smoky Mountains.
When using our United States tourist route planner, you're building your holiday based on your own interests, visitor reviews, and the informed opinions of our well-traveled writers.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Morrisville

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Morrisville

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Morrisville:
Museums, parks, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, parks, nightlife
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, museums, parks
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Parks, wildlife areas, nightlife
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Wildlife areas, shopping, fun & games
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to North Carolina

3 days in Asheville BY A USER FROM CANADA March, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC April, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Charlotte BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in North Carolina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in North Carolina Mountains BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in North Carolina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, kids, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in North Carolina BY A USER FROM CANADA May, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in North Carolina & Richmond BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM GERMANY June, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Charlotte BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News