For nature lovers and hikers, The Land of the Waterfalls should not be missed. Located in Transylvania County, it boasts of 250 waterfalls. Most of these waterfalls are easily accessible and can be found in Pisgah National Forest, DuPont State Forest, and Gorges State Park. Some of the more popular falls include the Connestee Falls which are twin falls measuring about 110 feet high, the Looking Glass Falls which is 85 feet high, and Whitewater Falls measuring 400 feet high. Accommodations in Transylvania County can be enjoyed in the form of camping, renting rustic cabins or in deluxe resorts.
For wine lovers, The Duplin Winery should be on the list of stops. It is located in Rose Hill, North Carolina, and is a wonderful place to enjoy an afternoon of wine tasting. The winery offers the Wine Museum, tours of the facility, and free wine tasting. For an enjoyable dining experience, one can visit The Bistro for casual or intimate dining or partake of the fun-filled atmosphere of the popular Dinner Theater productions.