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Fly to Asheville, North Carolina, from over 200 airports within the United States and an additional 100 airports internationally.
Asheville's top attractions
- Explore the quirky shops in the pedestrian-friendly downtown. Be sure to visit the Grove Arcade, a restored building filled with specialty food stores, crafts and restaurants.
- Drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway to find hiking trails and see stunning natural landscapes.
- See works of art at the Asheville Art Museum, or browse art galleries located throughout the city, featuring styles from mountain handicrafts to local counterculture.
- Take in the history and architecture at the Biltmore Estate, a 250-room chateau featuring gardens, stables and a winery.
Best time to travel to Asheville
Visit Asheville in spring for the ongoing Biltmore Blooms events, which showcase over 75,000 tulips, orchids and azaleas in elaborate floral displays. Summer holds one of the South’s most popular bluegrass music events, the Red, White and Bluegrass Festival, featuring local musicians and national headliners. During the holiday season, enjoy unique family events during the annual Christmas at Biltmore.