17 Most Beautiful Places to Visit in North Carolina

North Carolina is also known as Old North State and Tar Heel State and has a lot of places and sights that are worthy of a visit. Besides the many cities and towns there’s a lot of nature to be explored. Have a look at some awesome pictures I found of the most beautiful places to visit in North Carolina.

Lake Lure

Lake Lure, NC

Source: showmenan

Lake Lure, NC

There is no doubt that Lake Lure is one of the most beautiful places to visit in North Carolina. The history of the town dates back over a hundred years and it has been a popular filming spot for Hollywood, with movies such as Thunder Road and Dirty Dancing having been partially filmed in the Lake Lure area. Tours of Lake Lure are popular, with one of the most stunning parts of this corner of the state being the gorgeous Lake Lure Flowering Bridge.


List of Image Sources

17 Most Beautiful Places to Visit in North Carolina:

Sunrise in the Outer Banks, Nags Head, North Carolina

  • Lake Lure, NC: showmenan
  • Bryson City, North Carolina: tumblr
  • Sunrise in the Outer Banks, Nags Head, North Carolina: Flickr
  • Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, NC: roadtrippers
  • Chimney Rock – North Carolina: roadtrippers
  • Sunset over the Emerald Isle, North Carolina: fineartamerica
  • Freedom Park – Charlotte, North Carolina: Pinterest
  • Grogan Creek Falls in the Pisgah Forest near Brevard, North Carolina: Flickr
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park hiking trail in North Carolina: fascinating-places
  • Merchants Millpond State Park, Gates County, North Carolina: Flickr
  • Charlotte, NC: Wikipedia
  • Sliding Rock, North Carolina: Flickr
  • Kitty Hawk, North Carolina: Flickr
  • The yellow brick road from the abandoned theme park – The Land of Oz – in Beech Mountain, North Carolina: messynessychic
  • Blue Ridge Mountains, North Carolina: Buzzfeed
  • Durham, North Carolina: southernliving
  • Bridal Veil Falls: romanticasheville