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Find peak color on the Blue Ridge Parkway, in the Great Smoky Mountains, at Chimney Rock, Lake James, Mount Mitchell, Stone Mountain and more.
Enjoy all fall has to offer at Fort Fisher, Carolina Beach, Hammocks Beach, Jockey’s Ridge, Dismal Swamp, Cliffs of the Neuse and other coastal parks.
See brilliant reds, oranges and golds at Kerr Lake, Hanging Rock, Lake Norman, William B. Umstead and state parks and natural areas across the region.
Tour a decorated battleship, enjoy shopping and nightlife, and surf or relax at area beaches.
Explore historic sites and nature trails, play a round in the Home of American Golf and visit the Airborne & Special Operations Museum.
Discover the quirky charm of this area’s art galleries, craft breweries and natural attractions.
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North Carolina’s places are as varied as its landscapes. In the mountains, Asheville and Boone have long appealed to visitors, and smaller towns like Brevard and Lake Lure have an energy all their own. Piedmont cities from Charlotte to Raleigh and Fayetteville to Winston-Salem have countless things to do, the Sandhills boasts world-class golf, and the Yadkin Valley is home to dozens of wineries. Our beaches are some of the best in the nation according to Dr. Beach and The Weather Channel, and Beaufort and Edenton are known as America's "coolest" and "prettiest" small towns.
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From art to music, nightlife, history, culture, or food and wine, Winston-Salem has something for everyone – including you.
A visit to the southeastern North Carolina town of Calabash allows you to sample local delicacies from more than a menu.
This area is home to 30-plus golf courses designed by the game’s greatest architects and renowned for quality, condition and playability.
Filled with art and music, Asheville also has become renowned for its food and drink, with a range of cafes, restaurants, pubs and breweries.
Lake Lure embodies the perfect vision of cool water shadowed by mountains, and it’s also a hub of activity that keeps visitors coming back.
From professional sports to upscale shopping to outdoor attractions, Charlotte is a favorite destination for a day, weekend or extended stay.
Time seems to stand still in the pleasant town of Saluda, where Victorian homes line quiet streets and old-time businesses still serve visitors.
This area in the Great Smoky Mountains is home to 250 waterfalls, including the highest in the East and some that starred in Hollywood movies.
Sit under the stars at a performance of The Lost Colony, explore a lighthouse and the waterfront, or catch a fishing charter.
The Home Furnishings Capital of the World is a great place for anyone to shop for all types of furnishings at great prices.
You can visit three National Historic Landmarks and a North Carolina Historic Site in Edenton, named one of “America’s Prettiest Small Towns.”
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Take an arts tour that includes Ben Long's famous frescoes, Appalachian arts and culture, outdoor drama, North Carolina wine country and more.
The Outer Banks and Crystal Coast attract visitors to enjoy historic lighthouses, maritime history, charming fishing villages and sunny shores.
What's more fun than hiking, picnicking and splashing in cold mountain streams? Grab this three-day trip, pack up the kids and head for the hills.
Just 45 minutes west of Winston-Salem, the Elkin area of the Yadkin Valley features world-class wineries perfect for a day trip or multiday wine trail.
Go boating along the Intracoastal Waterway to visit coastal spots such as Beaufort, Jacksonville, Wilmington and the Brunswick Islands.
Visit Rodanthe and nearby Outer Banks attractions where you can experience firsthand the adventure and romance of the movie.
Taste your way through the Triangle at local markets, award-winning restaurants, barbecue joints and down-home dining spots.
This five-day trip will immerse you in highlights of the great contributions African-Americans have made to local history and culture.
Whether it’s a hotel that caters to couples, romantic meals or a soothing spa, it’s easy to get away in Raleigh, Chapel Hill and Durham.
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The Whirligig Festival in November celebrates the work of native folk artist Vollis Simpson. See more »
Pinehurst Resort will host the men's and women's U.S. Open Championships in 2014
Charlotte is North Carolina's largest city and a hub of art, culture and entertainment
High Point Showplace, the hub of the High Point Market
The Mile High Swinging Bridge at Grandfather Mountain is a popular spot for families of all ages. See more »
Wrightsville Beach near Wilmington is a popular stop along the Intracoastal Waterway. See more »
The Topsail area is a quiet beach destination off the southeast coast
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse on the Outer Banks is America's tallest lighthouse
Durham Bulls Athletic Park, home to the nation's most famous Minor League Baseball team
Barker House in Edenton, home of the organizer of the 1774 Edenton Tea Party
Asheville, a mountain city known for craft beer, outdoor fun and eclectic culture
Cars aren't allowed on Bald Head Island in Brunswick County
Great Smoky Mountains National Park is filled with wildlife, recreational opportunities and cultural history. See more »
A herd of more than 100 wild horses roams Shackleford Banks on the Crystal Coast
Enjoy pristine beaches, lighthouses, wild horses, boating, and surf and deep sea fishing. Brought to you by the Crystal Coast Tourism Authority.
Explore mountain trails that take you up trails, down waterfalls, across zip lines, into resorts and more.
In the center of the state, you'll find award-winning spas and dining, a range of sports and cultural attractions, theme parks, historic sites and outdoor fun.
From above the clouds to below the surface, take a journey through the many layers of North Carolina beauty.
Visit the mountains to go rafting, zip line, slip down a natural water slide, golf, fly fish and more. Brought to you by Hot Springs Resort & Spa.
In the central part of North Carolina, commonly known as the Piedmont, beauty follows a different set of rules.
Find iconic adventures, local delicacies, scenic views and more all along the expansive coast of North Carolina.
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The Onslow County Museum provides several different pathways for visitors to discover the history and culture of one of…
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Regions: Coast, Topsail Area
The pages of Waldensian history unfold with the excitement of high drama. The story reads like a novel - full of…
Regions: Mountains, Asheville & the Foothills
Equipment and photos dating back to the early 1900s are on display in this museum. On display are 6 firetrucks, the…
Region: Charlotte Region
Women’s fashions - clothes, shoes and accessories for all occasions so you can look like the Downtown Diva that you…
Regions: Coast, Albemarle & Pamlico Sounds
Enjoy a taste of the simple country life. Settle into our rustic tasting room, a unique and relaxing sanctuary that…
Regions: Piedmont, Greensboro & Winston-Salem
Guided mountain tours; pony rides for children under 6.
Regions: Mountains, Smoky Mountains & Cherokee
Goldsboro’s oldest and most popular park is in the center of town. This whole city block, with borders on Park, Ash,…
Region: Inner Coastal Plain
Water sports on today’s fun list? Rent pontoon boats, ski boats, canoes, kayaks, standup paddle boards and jet skis!…
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Features a spectacular selection of home and garden accessories, gifts and seasonal items. They offer candles, bird…
Regions: Piedmont, Charlotte Region
World-class golf on a Davis Love III signature 18-hole golf course. The Preserve at Jordan Lake is the first and only…
Regions: Piedmont, Raleigh, Durham & the Triangle
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Enjoy an authentic coastal experience on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, with waters of crystalline purity bordering sandy, sparkling beaches. From…
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