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CNC Excursions by Visit NC

8:30am-4pm Each Day
$20 per day or $120 for the week
Take a day off and experience North Carolina!
Open to registered riders and non-riders.

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Schedule (click photo to purchase, excursion website links in blue)

  Full Week: Jefferson to Swansboro

  SAVE $20 when you purchase excursions for the entire week!
  All excursions listed below are included when you purchase the
  Full Week Excursion Package.

  Day 1: Sunday, October 1 (Jefferson to Elkin)

Apple Hill Alpaca Farm
RagApple Lassie Winery Tour
  Lunch in Boone

  Sanders Ridge Vineyard Tasting 

  Day 2: Monday, October 2 (Elkin to Oak Ridge)

  Mrs. Hanes' Cookie Factory
Dine at Snappy Lunch
Visit Andy Griffth's Hometown of Mount Airy


  Day 3: Tuesday, October 3 (Oak Ridge to Chapel Hill)

  Replacements, Ltd Behind the Scenes Tour

  Lunch at a local restaurant
Conservators Center

  Day 4: Wednesday, October 4 (Chapel Hill to Knightdale)

  Tour the nation's first public University - UNC Chapel Hill
  Tour Durham Bulls Athletic Park

Visit American Tobacco Campus in Durham for Lunch
Explore the North Carolina Museum of History

  Day 5: Thursday, October 5 (Knightdale to Wilson)

  Explore the Ava Gardner Museum
Tour and Tasting at Hinnant Family Vineyards
Around Town Adventures in Wilson

  Day 6: October 6 (Wilson to Kinston)

  Tour the Seymour Johnson Air Force Base
Lunch Included Today - Provided by Goldsboro Travel & Tourism
Visit Simply Natural Creamery

  Day 7: October 7 (Kinston to Swansboro)
  Explore Tryon Palace, NC's First Permanent State Capital
  End of Ride Celebration in Downtown Swansboro


Cost includes transportation (motorcoach/van), bicycle transport (if needed) and admission/tasting fees.  Does not include lunch daily (except on Day 6).
Excursions are only available to registered riders and non-riders.  You MUST be registered before purchasing an excursion.  You must be signed up as a rider/non-rider for the day of the excursion.
Slots are limited and filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Excursions are subject to change and weather permitting.
Excursions are refundable (minus a 20% administrative fee) until 5pm EST on September 12th.  There are no refunds for excursions after 5pm EST on September 12th. Excursions are non-transferable.

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