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Blue Ridge Parkway

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Address: Asheville, NC
Phone Number: +1 828-271-4779
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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This 469-mile scenic drive links Shenandoah and Great Smoky Mountains...

This 469-mile scenic drive links Shenandoah and Great Smoky Mountains National Park, while protecting the cultural and natural features of the Blue Ridge.

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USD 64.00*
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Hiking Tour of Blue Ridge Parkway Waterfalls
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USD 74.98*
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Guided Stand-Up Paddleboard Tour in Asheville

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The Blue Ridge Parkway is beautiful and breathtaking ~naturally Fall is beautiful but summer offers the slippery rocks and cool water to enjoy ~ great for couples, families anyone... read more

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Blue Ridge Parkway is beautiful and breathtaking ~naturally Fall is beautiful but summer offers the slippery rocks and cool water to enjoy ~ great for couples, families anyone who wants to enjoy God's natural beauty 💟🍁🌳🌲🌻🍃🍂

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Asheville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Don't forget to go to Graveyard Fields, Pisgah Inn, the Arts & Crafts Guild and so much more! Stop for a sunset and enjoy!

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you hit this road during leaf season, it can be spectacular. just relax and enjoy the drive, as the ride will be slow

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful, wonderful drive and a perfect time of year to take this section of the Parkway. There was very little traffic either way. Leaves had mostly fallen which was fabulous for us because we could see through most of the trees all the way down which gave us great views of both sides on the mountains. It was "smokey" so... More 

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Southport, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

An incredible natural wonder. Not to be missed! We drove through the Tennessee side to the N. Carolina side. Every turn offering a more beautiful view. A broad variety of trees, plants, bushes & wildlife. Colorful sunsets. Very winding ride up through the mountains with many spots to stop off and take pictures. If you appreciate nature, enjoy hiking, camping,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at a VRBO that was just off the parkway so it was so convenient. We loved the lack fast food signs and enjoyed the beautiful fall colors in mid October. We would love to come back in the Spring.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took the drive along this parkway during late fall. The trees were beautiful and the views looking into the valley were spectacular!

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Sharon, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Blue Ridge Parkway is just a gem of the National Parks. You can drive for many many miles and never tire of the stunning beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah. We've been here before and never tire of it.

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What an amazing drive on the parkway. The views are amazing. Very windy road so if you get car sick, this is not a drive for you.

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Providence, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We only saw a small bit of the scenery here but I can't WAIT to explore more. The fall colors were breathtaking.

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