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Meet craftspeople as captivating as the pottery, glass, sculptures and woodcarvings they create.
Play a round at Nags Head Golf Links or one of our many other nationally recognized courses.
Visit Biltmore, Battleship North Carolina and more than 35 state and national historic sites.
This urban area boasts arts, shopping, botanical gardens, craft breweries, the U.S. National Whitewater Center and the home of NASCAR.
Discover Chimney Rock, Lake Lure and other outdoor sights as well as the quirky charm of this region’s arts, dining and craft breweries.
Pair Revolutionary and Civil War historic sites with local flavor ranging from fine dining and craft beer to muscadine wine and barbecue.
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From the highest mountains on the East Coast, to rolling hills and cityscapes, to 300 miles of beaches, you’ll find countless things to see and do in North Carolina. The Blue Ridge Parkway and Great Smoky Mountains are two of the most-visited attractions in the National Park Service, and Cape Hatteras holds the title of the country’s first national seashore. Unwind at award-winning spas or catch a performance of two of the nation’s longest-running outdoor dramas. Savor fresh seafood, local barbecue, and small-batch beer, wine and spirits. Or visit the past on Civil War trails and historic sites. However you define a great vacation, you’ll find it here.
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Discover iconic things to see and do all across North Carolina.
Visit museums, see film sites, meet local artisans and enjoy performing arts and nightlife.
Taste delicious local foods and raise a glass to award-winning craft beer, wine and moonshine.
Step back in time at historic sites, on pirate trails and with Cherokee traditions.
Find family fun at aquariums, farms, zoos, museums, and nature and amusement parks.
Bike, hike, surf, ski, paddle, hang glide, zip line, snow tube, visit waterfalls or take a scenic drive.
Enjoy romance and relaxation at our golf and luxury resorts and wedding destinations.
Play for fun or cheer on the pros at NASCAR races, extreme sporting events and games.
Plan a trip to explore our wine trails, enjoy seasonal wine festivals, and sample European-style and sweet wines at more than 100 wineries.
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.
North Carolina, long the world’s premiere bastion of barbecue, celebrates its heritage and diversity with a map of some of state’s perfect pits.
North Carolina has more breweries and brewpubs than any other Southern state, which means you're never far from imaginative, tasty local beer.
North Carolina has a wide range of world-class hotels and spas offering a variety of soothing settings, treatments and value-packed packages.
Though long ago lighthouses protected adventurers from our treacherous coastline, today they offer some of the most incredible views you’ll see.
Even when they’re 50, your kids will remember the great places to make memories for a lifetime waiting all across our state.
Legendary Pinehurst No. 2 was carefully restored just in time to host the men’s and women’s U.S. Open Championships in June 2014.
Celebrate our “First in Flight” heritage at the Wright Brothers National Memorial and the home of the “Miracle on the Hudson” Airbus A-320.
With mountain peaks, rolling hills and an abundance of waterfalls, North Carolina is a natural choice for zip lines day, night and year-round.
These rugged mountains are home to nearly 1,000 miles of hiking trails, countless animal species, scenic tours, historic sites and waterfalls.
From the misty mountains to the storied Outer Banks, North Carolina is perfectly designed for spending quality time with the one you love.
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The Outer Banks and Crystal Coast attract visitors to enjoy historic lighthouses, maritime history, charming fishing villages and sunny shores.
The Road to Nowhere ends at a tunnel inside Great Smoky Mountains National Park. If you want to venture farther, you have to do it by foot.
From an early declaration of independence to modern-day Special Forces, North Carolina is overflowing with history near Interstates 95 and 40.
This region offers 75-mile views from atop Chimney Rock, Cherokee history and great shopping for mountain crafts in Asheville and Dillsboro.
Take an arts tour that includes Ben Long's famous frescoes, Appalachian arts and culture, outdoor drama, North Carolina wine country and more.
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.
Taste your way through the Triangle at local markets, award-winning restaurants, barbecue joints and down-home dining spots.
It's easy to enjoy the real-life settings that inspire his bestselling novels, from charming coastal towns to quiet beaches and tidal rivers.
This trip takes you on a trek to the top of Cold Mountain for breathtaking views, starting and ending in Asheville for a weekend of outdoor fun.
Go boating along the Intracoastal Waterway to visit coastal spots such as Beaufort, Jacksonville, Wilmington and the Brunswick Islands.
Each of the wineries on this trail near Raleigh is family-owned and -operated and dripping with rich history dating back to the mid-1700s.
The road to Panem starts in North Carolina, where the first movie based on the bestselling book trilogy was filmed.
Plan a brewery vacation with this three-day tasting tour of local breweries and craft beer spots in Asheville, Charlotte and the Triangle.
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Cars aren't allowed on Bald Head Island in Brunswick County
Tweetsie Railroad family theme park in Blowing Rock
The NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte
Bar-B-Q Center in Lexington, one of 23 spots on the Historic Barbecue Trail
Pinehurst Resort will host the men's and women's U.S. Open Championships in 2014
Chimney Rock State Park offers spectacular views of Lake Lure and the Blue Ridge Foothills. See more »
Raffaldini Vineyards & Winery offers a taste of Tuscany in Wilkes County
Wrightsville Beach near Wilmington is a popular stop along the Intracoastal Waterway
Take a tour of the most decorated battleship of World War II in Wilmington
A herd of more than 100 wild horses roams Shackleford Banks on the Crystal Coast
The North Carolina Zoo in Asheboro is home to more than 1,600 animals
The Linn Cove Viaduct, Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 304.4, is an engineering marvel
Take a whirlwind tour of the outdoor adventure, craft beer and local art of the Land of Waterfalls, set to the music of the Crooked Pine Band.
History comes to life in Winston-Salem, where you'll find some of the nation's best-preserved colonial heritage sites at Historic Bethabara Park, Historic Bethania and Old Salem Museum & Gardens.
Wilmington, or "Hollywood East," has hosted 400-plus movie and TV productions, including Iron Man 3, Revolution, One Tree Hill and Dawson's Creek.
From above the clouds to below the surface, take a journey through the many layers of North Carolina beauty.
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The Scarlet Rooster is a lifestyle shop offering unique items for home and entertaining. We feature North Carolina…
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Region: Raleigh, Durham & the Triangle
From the beaches, a 20-minute free ferry transports you to within one mile of the course. Championship (6403 yards,…
Regions: Coast, Albemarle & Pamlico Sounds
Site of the only French & Indian War fort in NC. Archaeological sites, artifact displays, nature trails & living…
Regions: Piedmont, Charlotte Region
Imagine being in a place that is devoted totally and completely to you. A place where you can immerse yourself in total…
Regions: Piedmont, Greensboro & Winston-Salem
The Wrinkled Egg is a family-owned gift store offering original American folk art, eclectic gifts, speciality clothing,…
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Regions: Mountains, Asheville & the Foothills
The Vollmer Farm is a fifth generation genuine working family farm located just east of the Triangle, in Bunn. Our…
Regions: Piedmont, Raleigh, Durham & the Triangle
Local and National Art, home accessories, florals and seasonal decor. Twenty-five years of floral design experience and…
Regions: Mountains, High Country
Championship (6407 yards, 70.2 rating, 122 slope); Back (70.2 rating, 122 slope); Middle (6084 yards, 68.7 rating, 118…
The Hickory Aviation Museum, operated by the Sabre Society of North Carolina, is located at the airport in Hickory.…
Region: Charlotte Region
Sheep, goats and produce for sale in season. Spinning fleeces, knitting and spinning lessons. By appointment only.
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