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North Carolina

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A top destination for a holiday in nature, North Carolina provides a seemingly endless variety of outdoor activities, including hiking, mountain climbing, and skiing. While the state's rural regions offer a taste of traditional Appalachian music and culture, its increasingly diverse big cities feature modern skyscrapers, renowned museums, and historical neighborhoods perfect for sightseeing tours. The coastal region, famous for its year-round temperate climate, attracts millions of annual visitors, making North Carolina the sixth most-visited state in the country. Though it's hard to find a quiet time of year in coastal North Carolina, the state's inland areas retain many secluded corners where you can experience the laid-back Old South atmosphere. Plan your trip to North Carolina and other United States destinations using our handy United States itinerary builder.
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Places to visit in North Carolina

Asheville Best for: Historic Sites, Museums, Nightlife Charlotte Best for: Museums, Theme Parks, Adventure Durham Best for: Parks, Nightlife, Historic Sites Raleigh Best for: Museums, Parks, Childrens Museums Wilmington Best for: Museums, Historic Sites, Nightlife

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