Mountains - Visit the Appalachian mountains that run through the western part of the NC, the Great Smoky Mountains in southwestern North Carolina, or the Blue Ridge Parkway winding throughout North Carolina's mountains.
Piedmont - Throughout the central part of the state there are rolling foothills. This Piedmont region has the state's largest cities and financial institutions. Popular colleges, furniture and textile factories, tobacco farms, shopping centers, and historic sites make this a popular vacation destination.
Beaches - North Carolina Coast has warm water and clean, white beaches. Visit the Outer Banks, a chain of barrier islands. The North Carolina bach is a very popular vacation destination.
Excellent golf courses, white water rafting, hking, the mountains, the beaches and Piedmont make this a great state to vacation.Resorts are throughout the state in Asheville, Atlantic Beach, Bald Head Island, Banner Elk, Beech Mountain, Blowing Rock, Boone, Burnsville, Calabash, Carolina Beach, Cashiers, Duck, Fontana Dam, Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, Lake Lure, Louisburg, Maggie Valley, Nags Head, New Bern, Pinehurst, Rodanthe, Sapphire, and Whispering Pines.