Updated: Jul 19
As the summer shines bright and warm, it's the perfect time to embark on an unforgettable adventure with your special someone.
Plan a date in gorgeous North Carolina, known for it's breathtaking natural beauty, rich history, and vibrant culture.
The Tarheel State has something to offer everyone. From foodies, to outdoor enthusiasts, from sports fans to surfers, North Carolina has a date destination for you.
Asheville, North Carolina
Tucked away in the stunning Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville attracts nature lovers, art enthusiasts and foodies.
Visitors can pamper themselves at luxury hotels or rough it in the nearby mountains under the stars.
You can fly into Asheville, rent a car and drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway. If it's autumn, join the Leaf Peepers on a scenic drive, then spend the evening indulging in farm-to-table cuisine and locally sourced fine wine.
Don't forget to check out the coffee shops, book stores and the art scene.
Asheville inspired Mossy Oak, the fictional small town with a world-class winery, an amazing book store, and an abundance of single, handsome men.
Outer Banks, North Carolina
If you're seeking a sunrise that will live forever rent free in your mind come to the east coast of North Carolina. The beaches will take your breath away.
If you have a history buff in your life, take them to Kill Devil Hills, NC to explore The Wright Brothers National Memorial Park.
Climb the towering Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, and try your hand at surfing or kayaking in the Atlantic Ocean.
Have a movie lover in your life? Take them to explore Wilmington, where movies and television shows were filmed.
The picturesque boardwalk is lined with shops selling locally handcrafted items. It's rich history and culture attracts artists and the beach attracts outdoor enthusiasts. It's the perfect laid back beach town.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park:
Straddling the border between North Carolina and Tennessee, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a nature lover's paradise. With its lush forests, scenic drives, and abundant wildlife, this UNESCO World Heritage Site is perfect for hiking, camping, and immersing yourself in the wonders of the great outdoors.
A dynamic city brimming with energy, Charlotte offers a diverse range of experiences for travelers. Discover world-class museums such as the Mint Museum and the NASCAR Hall of Fame, enjoy thrilling rides at Carowinds amusement park, or catch Panther's game at the Bank of America Stadium.
Whether you're craving relaxation, outdoor adventures, cultural immersion, or a combination of them all, North Carolina offers something for everyone this summer. So pack your bags, embark on a journey of a lifetime, and create memories that will last a lifetime with your cherished loved ones.