The Best of Asheville: Private Highlights Tour Asheville, NC

Travel CuriousBeside the Blue Orb sculpture in front of the Ashville Art Museum on Pack SquareAsheville, NC 28801
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Enjoy the quirky charm of Asheville Louisiana on this private walking tour by Travel Curious! The city is known for its rich architectural history, stunning landscapes, and thrilling entertainment happenings. Discover the city's highlights with the help of a knowledgeable tour guide who will tell you about the local history and well-loved gathering places!

up to 2.5 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Asheville Travel Experts
  • Keep an ear out for the live music playing along your route!
  • Check out the famous and beloved local shops on your tour.
  • This entire tour is approximately 2.5 in duration.
  • Tour is suitable for culture vultures of all ages!
  • A local drink (beer or soda) are included.
  • Food and extra drinks are not included on this tour. Additional costs may apply.
  • Ask your guide what is the best way to spend your time in the city!
  • This is an exclusive guided walking tour.


from The Best of Asheville: Private Highlights Tour
Explore the best of the mountain city of Asheville with a private guided tour. You'll begin your private Asheville walking tour in beautiful downtown Asheville exploring the city's eclectic architecture, and finishing with a beer in the South Slope Brewing District.

Home to artists galore, Asheville is a creative place to be and a city with a small-town personality where they welcome you and your talents with open arms. And if you think arts and crafts aren't for you, Asheville will make you think again. You can try out your hand at glassblowing, visit working art studios, or take your pick from galleries of hundreds of artists.

Downtown Asheville boasts an eclectic mix of architectural styles including Neoclassical, Art Deco, Gothic and Spanish Renaissance, including buildings designed by the likes of Richard Sharp Smith and Rafael Guastavino.

The South Slope Brewing District is where you'll end your tour with a cool, large, local beer and insider tips for the best way to spend the rest of your stay in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

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Frequently Asked Questions about The Best of Asheville: Private Highlights Tour

Where is the meeting point for this Travel Curious tour?

You will be meeting your guide for the The Best of Asheville tour at Blue Orb sculpture at 2 S Pack Square, Asheville, NC 28801, or as advised on your e-ticket. Please be at the location 10-15 minutes prior to your tour.

How long is this Travel Curious tour?

The entire Asheville Private Highlights Tour is approximately 2.5 hours long.

What is included in the tour package?

You will be given a drink (beer or soft drink), a local English-speaking guide, and an expertly guided walking tour. This tour is suitable for culture vultures of all ages. Their tours are all given in English, but numerous guides may speak other languages. Please contact the number provided on the e-ticket to see if they can accommodate any special requests!

What landmarks will we be on the The Best of Asheville?

You will be seeing and touring the following areas: (1) Downtown Asheville where you will view the different architectural mix of Art Deco, Beaux Arts and Neoclassical styles (2) See the Street Buskers whose music fill the city's streets (3) Locally known shops and galleries that feature everything from pottery to paintings, wardrobe items and more (4) A brewery bu South Slope Brewing District where you will learn of the best gastronomical offerings in the city

Is transportation included?

This is a family-friendly, guided walking tour. Transportation is not included in this Asheville Private Highlights Tour.

Is parking provided?

No, but there are multiple parking garages and metered & free street parking available near the departure point. Two of which is the Pack Square Parking Garage and the Biltmore Avenue Parking Garage, which charges according to length of stay, time of the day, and day of the week. You can also contact the phone number on your e-ticket to ask for advice on how to get to the departure point via car or public transport.

Are there any restrictions for this tour?

This tour is suitable for all ages. All guests must be at moderate physical fitness as the majority of the The Best of Asheville will be spent walking.

What should I bring?

Bring your camera and cash on hand for any other purchases or gratuities(optional)!

What should I wear?

Wear comfortable clothing on this Travel Curious tour. Wearing comfortable shoes is recommended.

How many people are on a tour?

This is a private walking tour and your group! All of their private tours are 100% exclusive, which means that it will just be you, your group and your guide on the tour.

How does Travel Curious ensure the quality of their guides?

All tour guides currently active go through a vetting process in which they carry out interviews, check previous reviews and employers references if applicable. More importantly, they make sure that these guides provide an excellent experience for the guests.