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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Highlands, USA your home away from home

Anyone looking for a beautiful holiday destination in the United States of America should stay at Highlands in North Carolina. This lovely scenic location offers lots for holidaymakers to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, lodges, cabins, chalets and B&Bs.

Things to do on holiday to Highlands, USA

A holiday in Highlands provides visitors with many things to do at any time of the year with some wonderful scenery to explore by hiking, cycling and horse riding. In the winter months holidaymakers can head to the Great Smoky Mountains for some skiing, sledding and snowboarding. Various watersports are available in the warmer months such as swimming, canoeing and white water rafting. Fly fishing is also very popular on the Chattooga River. There are several excellent golf courses in Highlands including Cullasaja Country Club and Highlands Country Club. Other popular activities here include climbing and mountain biking. Highlands has some excellent restaurants and bars serving a wide variety of dishes. In addition to this, self catering holidaymakers will be able to buy food and drink from local stores and markets.

Places to visit on holiday to Highlands, USA

Holidaymakers staying in Highlands will find some fascinating and beautiful places to visit in and around the town including the lovely waterfalls. Highlands has some excellent visitor attractions such as The Bascom Center for Visual Arts and the Museum, which has exhibitions about past times in the town. About an hour’s drive away is the fascinating Cherokee, where visitors can learn all about the history and culture of the Indians. The Museum of the Cherokee Indian, Cherokee Heritage Museum and Gallery and the Cherokee Indian Reservation as well as Santa’s Land Fun Park and Zoo are all to be found in Cherokee. Another interesting museum is the Mountain Farm Museum at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Weather in Highlands, USA

The weather is hottest in June, July and August with average air temperatures of about 90 degrees Fahrenheit. The coldest time of the year is January when the average air temperature is 56 degrees Fahrenheit. Officially the hurricane season extends from June to November, but years may pass without this area being impacted by hurricanes. Rainfall is spread fairly evenly throughout the year with the wettest months usually August and September with 6 to 6.5 inches per month.

Travel to Highlands, USA

Asheville Area Regional Airport (AVL) is approximately one hour and 30 minute’s drive from Highlands. Flights arrive here from a few major U.S airports including Atlanta (ATL), Charlotte (CLT), New York-LaGuardia (LGA) and Philadelphia (PHL) amongst others. Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, and National/Alamo are car rental firms located at the airport. Overseas visitors can fly to Charlotte International Airport (CLT) and get a connecting flight to Asheville Area. Flights arrive at Charlotte from Frankfurt (FRA), London-Gatwick (LGW), Paris-Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) as well as many major U.S airports.

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