Asheville North Carolina
Asheville, North Carolina is a beautiful mountain town surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, where you will find unique art, great food, breweries, pretty gardens and world-famous historic attractions such as Biltmore Estate and the Thomas Wolfe Memorial. Click here to read more information about Biltmore Estate.
Downtown Asheville has beautiful architecture with over 200 locally-owned stores and more than 100 restaurants. Fabulous museums and art galleries are always a treat to visit. Fun and lively street performers are often paired with many free festivals. The diverse mix of culture, music and art has led to our city center being dubbed by many as the "Paris of the South." See our favorite things to do and places to see below.
Asheville is sometimes referred to as “Beer City USA” for being home to 26 different craft breweries in the city, and another 60 nearby. The city has won numerous brewery awards. Over 100 local beers can be enjoyed in Asheville, and each has its own unique character. From strong hoppy IPAs to dark stouts, to fruity raspberry ales, you’re bound to find something you’ll love.
On top of the incredible beer scene, the city is also “steeped” in tea culture. Check out Dobra Tea, afternoon tea at Biltmore, and The Herbiary.