Best of North Carolina

The Best of North Carolina from Aberdeen and Ahoskie to Youngsville and Zebulon. There are many things to see in North Carolina, but Discovery Place, an attraction in Charlotte, has the highest ranking. North Carolina's next best include Paramount's Carowinds an attraction in Charlotte, Allen & Son an attraction in Chapel Hill, Heritage Square an attraction in Fayetteville, Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park an attraction in Wilmington and Cold Stone Creamery an attraction in Cary.To find the best things to do in North Carolina’s cities, see the North Carolina city list below including Charlotte, Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and Asheville.


Best Things To Do in North Carolina


Amusement Parks Museums
Attractions Nightlife
Bars Parks
Beaches Resorts
Bed and Breakfast Inns Restaurants
Camping Shopping
Golf Courses Wine Bars
Hotels Zoos
Microbreweries

Top 10 North Carolina

  1. Discovery Place • Attraction
    301 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
     • 704-372-6261-/-+1-877-849-437

  2. Paramount's Carowinds • Attraction
    14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC, 28273
     • 800-888-4386

  3. Allen & Son • Attraction
    6203 Millhouse Rd, Chapel Hill, Nc, Usa
     • 919-942-7576

  4. Heritage Square • Attraction
    225 Dick St., Fayetteville, NC 28301
     • 602-262-5029

  5. Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park • Attraction
    5320 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC, 28403
     • 910-791-0666

  6. Cold Stone Creamery • Attraction
    325 Crossroads Blvd, Cary, NC 27518, USA
     • 919-858-7754

  7. Sarah P. Duke Gardens • Attraction
    426 Anderson Street, Durham, NC 27708-0341
     • 919-684-3698

  8. DSI Comedy Theater • Attraction
    200 N. Greesboro St, Carrboro, NC 27510,
     • 919-338-8150

  9. Linville Gorge Wilderness • Park
    Gingercake Road, Linville Falls, NC 28647,
     • 828-652-2144

  10. North Carolina Zoological Park • Attraction
    4401 Zoo Pkwy, Asheboro, NC, 27205-1425
     • 336-879-7000

North Carolina Honorable Mentions

  • Cat's Cradle • Attraction
    300 E. Main St, Carrboro, Nc, Usa
     • 919-967-9053

  • North Carolina Botanical Garden • Attraction
    Cameron Ave. And Raleigh St., UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC,
     • 919-/-962-0522

  • Cape Lookout National Seashore • Attraction
    131 Charles Street, Harkers Island, NC, 28531
     • 252-728-2250

  • Carolina Beach State Park • Attraction
    1010 State Park Road, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
     • 910-458-8206

  • North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores • Attraction
    1 Roosevelt Blvd.,Pine Knoll Shores,NC,28512
     • 866-294-3477-for-activities

Best Cities in North Carolina


Aberdeen (2) Greenville (3) Princeton (2)
Ahoskie (1) Hamlet (2) Raeford (1)
Ahoskie (2) Harkers Island (1) Raeford (2)
Albemarle (3) Harmony (2) Raleigh (10)
Andrews (2) Harrisburg (2) Ramseur (2)
Angier (2) Havelock (3) Randleman (2)
Apex (3) Haw River (1) Red Springs (2)
Archdale (1) Haw River (2) Reidsville (3)
Archdale (2) Hayesville (2) Richfield (2)
Asheboro (4) Henderson (3) Richlands (2)
Asheville (7) Hendersonville (5) Roanoke Rapids (3)
Atlantic Beach (4) Hertford (1) Robbins (2)
Ayden (2) Hertford (2) Robbinsville (1)
Bailey (2) Hickory (3) Robbinsville (2)
Bakersville (2) High Point (2) Robersonville (2)
Banner Elk (5) Highlands (2) Rockingham (3)
Battleboro (3) Hillsborough (3) Rockwell (2)
Beaufort (3) Holly Ridge (2) Rocky Mount (3)
Beech Mountain (1) Holly Springs (2) Rolesville (2)
Beech Mountain (2) Hope Mills (2) Rose Hill (2)
Belhaven (1) Hot Springs (2) Roseboro (2)
Belhaven (2) Hudson (2) Rowland (1)
Belmont (2) Huntersville (4) Roxboro (3)
Benson (2) Indian Trail (2) Rural Hall (2)
Bessemer City (2) Jacksonville (3) Rutherfordton (1)
Beulaville (2) Jamestown (2) Salisbury (3)
Biscoe (1) Jefferson (2) Saluda (2)
Biscoe (2) Jonesville (3) Sanford (3)
Black Mountain (2) Kannapolis (2) Seagrove (1)
Bladenboro (2) Kenly (3) Selma (3)
Blowing Rock (3) Kernersville (2) Shallotte (1)
Boone (4) Kill Devil Hills (3) Shallotte (2)
Boonville (2) King (2) Shelby (3)
Brevard (4) Kings Mountain (2) Sherrills Ford (2)
Bryson City (6) Kinston (3) Siler City (1)
Bunn (2) Kitty Hawk (2) Siler City (2)
Burgaw (2) Knightdale (2) Smithfield (5)
Burlington (3) Kure Beach (2) Sneads Ferry (1)
Burnsville (4) La Grange (2) Snow Hill (2)
Calabash (2) Lake Lure (1) Southern Pines (3)
Cameron (2) Laurinburg (3) Southport (3)
Canton (2) Lawndale (2) Sparta (1)
Cape Carteret (1) Leland (2) Sparta (2)
Carolina Beach (4) Lenoir (3) Spencer (2)
Carrboro (3) Lewisville (2) Spindale (1)
Carthage (2) Lexington (3) Spindale (2)
Cary (6) Liberty (2) Spring Lake (3)
Cashiers (2) Lillington (2) Spruce Pine (3)
Castle Hayne (2) Lincolnton (2) Stanley (2)
Chadbourn (2) Littleton (2) Statesville (3)
Chapel Hill (8) Locust (2) Stedman (2)
Charlotte (10) Louisburg (2) Stokesdale (2)
Cherokee (4) Lumberton (3) Sunset Beach (1)
Chimney Rock (1) Madison (2) Sunset Beach (2)
Chimney Rock (2) Maggie Valley (4) Surf City (3)
China Grove (2) Maiden (2) Swannanoa (2)
Chocowinity (1) Manteo (3) Swansboro (1)
Claremont (2) Marion (3) Swansboro (2)
Clayton (2) Mars Hill (3) Sylva (1)
Clemmons (4) Marshall (3) Tabor City (2)
Clinton (3) Marshville (2) Tarboro (1)
Clyde (1) Matthews (4) Tarboro (2)
Clyde (2) Maxton (2) Taylorsville (2)
Columbus (2) Mayodan (2) Thomasville (2)
Concord (5) Mebane (2) Troutman (2)
Conover (3) Midland (2) Troy (2)
Cornelius (4) Mint Hill (2) Tryon (1)
Creedmoor (2) Mocksville (3) Tryon (2)
Cullowhee (1) Monroe (4) Valdese (2)
Cullowhee (2) Mooresville (3) Vanceboro (2)
Dallas (2) Moravian Falls (2) Wadesboro (1)
Davidson (2) Morehead City (3) Wadesboro (2)
Denton (2) Morganton (3) Wake Forest (2)
Dillsboro (3) Morrisville (3) Walkertown (2)
Dobson (2) Mount Airy (3) Wallace (1)
Duck (1) Mount Holly (2) Wallace (2)
Duck (2) Mount Olive (1) Walnut Cove (2)
Dunn (3) Murfreesboro (2) Wanchese (1)
Durham (9) Murphy (1) Warrenton (1)
East Bend (2) Murphy (2) Warrenton (2)
Eden (3) Nags Head (3) Warsaw (1)
Edenton (4) Nashville (1) Warsaw (2)
Elizabeth City (3) Nashville (2) Washington (3)
Elizabethtown (2) New Bern (5) Waxhaw (2)
Elkin (2) Newport (2) Waynesville (5)
Elon (2) Newton (2) Weaverville (1)
Emerald Isle (2) Newton Grove (2) Weaverville (2)
Enfield (2) North Wilkesboro (2) Weldon (2)
Erwin (2) Norwood (2) Wendell (2)
Fayetteville (7) Oak Island (2) West Jefferson (3)
Flat Rock (2) Oakboro (2) Whiteville (2)
Fletcher (3) Ocean Isle Beach (1) Whitsett (2)
Forest City (3) Ocean Isle Beach (2) Wilkesboro (3)
Four Oaks (2) Ocracoke (5) Williamston (3)
Franklin (3) Old Fort (2) Wilmington (7)
Franklinton (2) Oxford (3) Wilson (5)
Fuquay-Varina (2) Pembroke (2) Windsor (2)
Garland (2) Pilot Mountain (1) Wingate (2)
Garner (3) Pilot Mountain (2) Winston-Salem (7)
Gastonia (4) Pinehurst (3) Winterville (2)
Gibsonville (2) Pineville (2) Wrightsville Beach (2)
Goldsboro (3) Pink Hill (2) Yadkinville (2)
Graham (2) Pittsboro (1) Youngsville (2)
Granite Falls (2) Plymouth (1) Zebulon (2)
Greensboro (6) Plymouth (2)