Top 10 Places to Visit in North Carolina

Do you plan to visit North Carolina? If so, you must get the chance to spend time at the top tourists’ places there. To make your visit to North Carolina a super one, we’ve created a list of top 10 places to visit in North Carolina. Check out our recommended places to visit in North Carolina and make it a super tour.

Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock is a town in North Carolina, USA, with population of 1,418. The Blowing Rock is an immense cliff 4,000 feet above sea level overhanging Johns River Gorge 3,000 feet below. Due to the rock’s shape and size, wind currents from the gorge often blow vertically, causing light objects to float upwards into the sky.


Oriental is known as ‘The Sailing Capital of North Carolina’. Oriental is a town in Pamlico Country, USA. Oriental is also famous for its quirky way of celebrating the holidays. Off the water, Oriental offers a wide range of activities including historical walking tours, cycling, tennis, a history museum, art galleries, restaurants, specialty shops, concerts, plays, yoga classes, massage therapy, beauty salons.


Pinehurst is a village in Moore Country, United States. Pinehurst is loacted at the Pinehurst Resort. The quiet and tranquil atmosphere makes Pinehurst an excellent vacation destination as well as a wonderful place to live.


Hendersonville also known as “The City of Four Seasons”. Hendersonville is located scenic mountain plateau 2,200 feet above sea level and cradled between the Great Smoky and the Blue Ridge Mountains. Other famous places to visit are The Henderson County Heritage Museum, DuPont State Forest, the Mineral & Lapidary Museum, Henderson County Genealogical & Historical Society, the McClintock Chime Clock, a Child’s Gallery etc.

Latimer House

The Latimer House was built in 1852; Latimer house is used as a house museum. It has 14 rooms containing over 600 historic objects that include furniture, jewelry, ephemera, tableware, tools and much more. The Latimer House lets you step back in time to a more elegant era.

Wilmington Historic District

Willington is also known as the Port City. It is located in the southeastern corner of North Carolina between the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean. According to the 2010 Census, it the eighth most populous city in the state of North Carolina having the population is 106,476. Wilmington attracts visitors with its beautiful climate, vibrant cultural scene, waterside locale and famed Historic District. Every tourist and visitor enjoys touring this historic by viewing the variety of architecture, restaurants and unique shops.

New Bern

New Bern is a city in Craven County, North Carolina, located at the confluence of the Trent and the Neuse rivers. New Bern is also known as the birthplace of Pepsi Cola. In New Bern, two beautiful rivers meet, where you can find Tryon Palace, Historic homes, spectacular gardens, quaint shops, and cozy restaurants. New Bern offers a variety of educational, cultural and historical attractions, from a magnificent palace, to museums and especially beautiful gardens.

Badin Lake

Badin Lake is located adjacent to the Uwharrie National Forest in Stanley County, North Carolina. Badin Lake offers a wide range of recreational opportunities for residents and visitors such as fishing, boating, golf, hiking, hunting and camping. Campers coming to the Badin Lake can enjoy other area activities such as Dan Nichols Park, the Badin Museum and Badin Firehouse Museum.

Charlotte Museums

The city of Charlotte is a historic venue for some of the most historic museums in the state. The Carolinas Aviation Museum exhibits numerous items relating to flight in America. The museum includes numerous flying and static aircraft such as a replica of the Wright Brother’s #3 Glider, rockets and missiles. Restoration projects are open for public viewing. Other museums to visit in are the Charlotte Nature Museum, Charlotte Trolley Powerhouse Museum , Levine Museum of the New South etc

Jackson Building

The Jackson Building is a 140 ft (43m) 15-story building in North which was completed in 1924 in Square downtown. This massive skyscraper in the middle of the city of Asheville will dazzle you with its sheer size and its magnificent architectural beauty. The Jackson Building was constructed on an amazing tiny 27 by 60 foot that believed to be too small to build in.


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