Farm-to-table fare is right up your alley, wise wanderer. You love to bite into a red tomato knowing it may have slept on the vine last night. Fresh goat cheese, homemade in the kitchen? Yes, please. At the same time, a slow-paced traditional Southern meal can always please your palate. Is there a place where you can get the best of both worlds? A glass of tea and a plate of perfectly cooked pork for lunch and a modern meal straight from the farm for dinner? Yes, of course. Welcome to Raleigh, North Carolina. The city is lined in oak trees and the heart of the city is as charming as it is buzzing. It’s no concrete jungle, but it won’t leave you hungry for entertainment or culture. Book a Raleigh vacation package, and you’ll bundle your hotel and airfare for big savings and a good start to your getaway.
Your vacation in Raleigh could be made or broken by where you stay. You want to put your feet up in a comfortable place and have access to all the amenities that make a getaway something to remember. Stay at one of these most popular hotels and you’re guaranteed a lovely time:
Your trip to Raleigh is around the corner, and it’s time to start planning the ultimate itinerary. You’ll never regret your time at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Science, Museum of Art, Museum of History, and Marbles Kids Museum. Get a look inside the wheels of government in North Carolina at the State Capitol building, and learn more about President Andrew Johnson at the home where he was born. Take a leisurely stroll through the shady, pristine Neuse River Trail and then refuel on adrenaline at Go Ape Treetop Adventure Course. At Pullen Park, paddle boats, a carousel, and lakefront terrain await. Take a picnic and spend the afternoon wistfully staring at the clouds.
Your Raleigh vacation will leave a song in your heart and a new appreciation for soul food in your stomach. Aside from the wonderful city attractions, Raleigh also hosts events and festivals throughout the year. These are opportunities to indulge in local culture (and cuisine) to get a real feel for the City of Oaks. Visit in August during the Beer, Bourbon & BBQ festival and you’ll eat yourself silly. If you prefer gyros, moussaka, and spanakopita, show up in September for the Greek Festival. Raleigh also hosts the North Carolina State Fair each October and the Christmas County Fair in December. Blues lovers should book their trips for February to attend the Raleigh Blues Festival while September brings the hugely popular Hopscotch Music Festival.
When you choose from our Raleigh vacation deals, you’re half-way to your southern getaway. Pack your best walking shoes and prepare to sip on sweet tea, wise wanderer. Raleigh is the gateway to southern charm—let’s get traveling!