4 of the Best Educational Family Vacations
North Carolina Vacations, Resorts, Rentals, Suites and Getaways
Lake Lure, NC, is aptly named for the vividly blue body of water that the town encompasses. This 720-acre man-made lake melds perfectly with the surrounding hills, rock faces, and hardwood forest of the Blue Mountain Range to create a picture-perfect vacation destination. Lake Lure visitors, in addition to the many activities that surround the lake, are treated to a water park that’s complete with water slides and games, certain to entertain the whole family. The Washburn Marina allows for convenient boat launching and rentals, and is also the starting point for lake tours. The crystal clear conditions and deep waters of Lake Lure make it the perfect spot to take the family for a fishing excursion. Take to the waters of Lake Lure and find your perfect getaway.
Wyndham Resort at Fairfield MountainsMore Info747 Buffalo Creek Road, Lake Lure, NC
The beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains is on full display at the Wyndham Resort at Fairfield Mountains. More than 2,400 acres of wooded seclusion are yours for the taking; all centered around the resort’s two golf courses and the pristine waters of Lake Lure. This picturesque setting is ho...
Known once as the "Athens of the South", New Bern is an area rich in history and culture. Whether you're exploring the town--with four districts on the National Register of Historic Places--or hiking the surrounding trails, you'll have plenty to do as you take in the slow southern days. Perhaps one of New Bern's most famous sites is the historic Tryon Palace, once home to the British governors of North Carolina and now a perfectly preserved piece of history. Step back in time in New Bern--you may not want to come back!
Fairfield HarbourMore Info475 Broad Creek Road, New Bern, NC
Indulge your inner history buff and nature lover at the same time in historic New Bern, NC at Wyndham Fairfield Harbour Resort. Nestled in the Carolina countryside, Fairfield Harbour is perfectly situated on the banks of the Neuse River, allowing you to wake up every morning to a gentle su...