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Popular Places to Visit in North Carolina

We’ve mixed in some of the most popular places to go in North Carolina with some of our personal favorites here. Is there somewhere you’d like to see more of? Let us know by visiting our Contact page!

Recent North Carolina Travel Guides

100 Places to Visit in North Carolina From A to Z

If you’re brainstorming places to visit in North Carolina and need somewhere to start, here are 100 of our favorites from A to Z. Hint: If you subscribe, we’ll send you a free copy of this list!

A: Apex, Asheboro, Asheville, Atlantic Beach

B: Badin Lake, Baldhead Island State Natural Area, Beaufort, Beaulaville, Beech Mountain, Blowing Rock, Boone, Brevard, Bridal Veil Falls, Bryson City, Burlington

C: Carolina Beach, Carrboro, Cary, Chapel Hill, Charlotte, Cherokee, Chimney Rock, Concord, Corolla, Croatan National Forest, Crowders Mountain

D: Duck, Dupont Forest, Durham

E: Elizabeth City, Emerald Isle

F: Falls Lake, Fayetteville, Fearrington Village, Fort Raleigh, Franklin, Fuquay Varina

G: Graham, Grandfather Mountain, Greensboro, Greenville

H: Hammocks Beach State Park, Hanging Rock State Park, Hemlock Bluffs, Hendersonville, Hickory, High Point, Hillsborough, Holly Springs

I: Indian Beach, Indian Trail, Iredell

J: Jacksonville, Jefferson, Jordan Lake State Park

K: Kill Devil Hills, Kinston, Kitty Hawk, Kure Beach

L: Lake Lure, Lake Norman, Lexington, Linville Falls

M: Manteo, Morehead City, Morrow Mountain State Park, Mount Airy, Mount Mitchell

N: Nags Head, Nantahalia National Forest, New Bern

O: Oak Island, Ocracoke, Oriental, Outer Banks

P: Pilot Mountain, Pisgah National Forest, Pittsboro

Q: Queen Anne’s Revenge

R: Raeford, Raleigh, Red Springs, Roanoke Rapids

S: Saxapahaw, Seagrove, Sliding Rock, Southern Pines, Statesville, Swansboro

T: Topsail Island, Transylvania County, Tryon Place

U: Uwharrie National Forest

V: Valle Crucis

W: Wake Forest, William B Umstead State Park, Wilmington, Wilson, Winston-Salem, Wright Brothers Memorial, Wrightsville Beach

X: X-Ray (the very first found in Davidson College’s archives)

Y: Yadkin Valley, Yanceyville

Z: Zebulon

Is there something that we missed? Contact us and let us know!

Searching for Somewhere Specific?

We look forward to sharing more fun things to do in North Carolina, its awesome people, and more as we continue exploring the city. We also welcome any travel writers who would like to contribute your own North Carolina travel guides with a specific idea, hotel guide, or something else that might fit into our Food, Hotels, People of NC sections, or elsewhere. Send your idea our way because we’re always excited to collaborate! You can also visit our Facebook Group and ask a question there. Either way, we’ll be happy to help your search.