Put your feet up and relax at a wonderful hotel near the Greenville Airport.
8 Bennett St.
Greenville, SC 29601
An Italinate Gothic-style house, circa 1834, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Features include exquisite turnings, brackets and railings on the roof of an arched veranda. Furnished in early Victorian style and now occupied by the Greenville Woman’s Club. Free admission.
1 North Pack Square
Asheville NC 28801
Biltmore Estate is America’s largest home, and includes a 255-room chateau, award-winning winery and gardens.
Bob Jones University-Sacred Art Museum
1700 Wade Hampton Blvd.
Greenville SC 29614
One of the most highly recognized collections of religious art in America. Includes works by Dolci, Rembrandt, Rubens, Titan and Van Dyck. Open Tue.-Sun., 2-5 p.m. Free Adm. Children must be 6 yrs. of age
Caesar’s Head Overlook & Visitors Center
Caesar’s Head State Park
US Hwy. 276 at the SC/NC border
At 3,208 feet, the overlook provides a breath-taking view of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The visitors center is open year round, Monday-Friday, 9:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Campbell’s Covered Bridge
Built in 1909, this is the only remaining covered bridge in SC. From US hwy. 25 north of Travelers Rest, take State Road 414 through Tigerville. Turn right on Pleasant Hill Road, right on Campbell’s Bridge Road and travel approximately 1/4 mile to bridge.
Duke Power’s World of Energy
7812 Rochester Hwy.
Seneca, SC 29672
(864) 885-4600; 1-800-777-1004 (SC & NC)
1-800-733-3853 (all other states)
Learn how electricity is generated using water, coal and uranium by journeying through a self-guided tour and by playing hands-on computer games. Free and located on the beautiful shores of Lake Keowee. Monday-Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Chimney Rock Park
PO Box 39
Chimney Rock NC 28720
The Best of the Mountains, a natural, scenic attraction. 60 mi. from Greenville. Savor a spectacular 75-mile view from The Rock. Ride a 26-story elevator inside Chimney Rock Mountain, hike 3 trails to a 404-ft. waterfall. Also includes Nature Center, snack bar, picnic tables, grills, and group facilities. Lake Lure.
Cowpens National Battlefield
PO Box 308
4001 Chesnee Hwy.
Chesnee SC 29323
Located 3 miles east of Chesnee, S.C. Scenic Highway 11 in Cherokee County, S.C. Site of decisive American Revolutionary War battle fought on Jan. 17, 1781. Gen. Daniel Morgan’s troops soundly defeated LT. Col. Banastre Tarleton’s in classic military style.