Tours Archives - NC Blue Ridge

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What better way to explore the unique sights, sounds and flavors of Western North Carolina than on a tour? Let the experts guide your journey through the historical sites and stories that are the backbone of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Appalachian Mural Trail

www.MuralTrail.com
Visit our site to create your itinerary!, Murals located within 20 miles of Parkway
828-293-2239

Visit our site to create your itinerary! See magnificent Murals located within driving distance of Blue Ridge Parkway.

Create your own mural adventure! Select your favorite murals from our website, receive directions to travel to see the murals, view murals then take a ‘selfie’ in front of a…

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Biltmore

One Lodge Street
Asheville, NC 28803
828-225-1333
877-Biltmore

Discover the timeless hospitality of Biltmore® in Asheville, NC. Your admission includes the breathtaking beauty of Biltmore House—America’s largest home®—a masterpiece of architecture filled with treasures and antiques. Stroll through century-old gardens vibrant in every season that…

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Cradle of Forestry

11250 Pisgah Hwy
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768
828-877-3130

This unique historic site is home of the first forestry school in America, The Biltmore Forest School- 1898-1913. Today the Cradle of Forestry is a favorite Blue Ridge attraction in the heart of the Pisgah National Forest. Highlights include: 18-minute movie, hands-on exhibits, helicopter…

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Defiant Whisky

GPS=228 Redbud Lane/Bostic NC 28018
In Golden Valley, NC
828-245-2041

The Defiant spirit runs through our souls. That craving for adventure and breaking away from convention. Finding truth in authenticity. Some chase a few defiant moments. Others live a lifetime in the spirit.

Our crew behind the stills are salvage divers by trade, working at the edge of…

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Highland Brewing Company & Event Center

12 Old Charlotte Hwy, Suite 200
Asheville, NC 28803
828-299-3370

Highland Brewing was founded in 1994 by retired engineer and entrepreneur Oscar Wong, establishing it as the pioneer of Asheville, NC’s now booming craft beer industry. A spacious tasting room and meadow are inviting gathering spaces, both with music stages and bars.

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Linville Caverns

19929 US 221 North
Marion, NC 28752
828-756-4171
800-419-0540

For great family fun, step inside a mountain at the only show cavern in the NC Blue Ridge. Guided tours take visitors through Humpback Mountain along a level pathway beside an underground stream. Linville Caverns is home to many fascinating features, including unusual stalactites & stalagmites,…

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Mountain Harvest Organics, Lodging & Farm Tours

77 Wyatt Ln.
Hot Springs, NC 28743
828-622-3654

Mountain Harvest Organics is a paradise for nature seekers and foodies alike. During your visit, you might just find yourself wondering through the organic gardens, maybe even helping harvest seasonable produce for healthy and incredibly fresh meals, or perhaps you’ll have fun visiting with the…

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Reeves Homeplace B&B & Farm, Lodging & Experiences

49 Reeves Home Place
Leicester, NC 28748
828-231-2390

Welcome to Reeves Home Place Farm Bed & Breakfast. Our farm has been in the Reeves family for over 180 years and is located on the Madison/Buncombe County line, in an area known as the beautiful Sandy Mush, North Carolina Community. Our original farmhouse Bed & Breakfast offers four…

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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

100 Sierra Nevada Way
Mills River, NC 28732
(828) 708-6242

Explore our brewery nestled in the Appalachians.

We brewed our first batch of beer in 1980 in Chico, California, the lush forests of North Carolina far from our mind. Over three decades, folks tried our bold beers and deemed them fit for friends across the country. In time a second brewery…

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South Mountain Distilling Company

1027 Malcolm Blvd
Connelly Springs, NC 28612
828-368-0681

At South Mountain Distilling Company, our spirits are made using four generations-old family recipess and secret techniques that were born in the South Mountains of North Carolina. Our still, Old Bessie #4, is a custom made 200 gallon still made right here in the US.  Ask for our spirits by…

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The Learning Center at PARI

1 PARI Dr.
Rosman, NC 28772
828-862-5554

Explore the past, visit the future at this world-renowed 200-acre former facility — developed by NASA in 1962. Visitors participate in hands-on activities and experience the center’s famous nighttime star-gazings. Enjoy hiking trails, campus tours, scenic mountain views, hands-on space and…

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Wicked Weed Brewing – 2 Downtown Asheville Locations

Downtown at 91 Biltmore Ave. AND 147 Coxe Ave.
Asheville, NC 28801
828-575-9599

Enjoy TWO pernicious Wicked Weed Brewing locations in eclectic downtown Asheville – The Brewpub is located at 91 Biltmore Avenue. And the Funkatorium can be found at 147 Coxe Avenue.

At Wicked Weed Brewing we craft big-flavor, hop-forward beers that push our…

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