Say goodbye to unreliable buses, mind-boggling train routes and extortionate cab fares. Organize a rental car with the help of CarRentals.com and explore Harrisburg, United States of America, at your own pace.
If you're landing in Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, you can file out of the plane and into a car in no time. There's a wide range of rental firms within a stroll of the terminal. Alamo Charlotte - Douglas Airport and National Charlotte will help get your adventure off to a flying start. A couple of other nearby options include Budget Charlotte - Douglas Airport and Enterprise Charlotte - Douglas Airport.
You won't find a huge variety of car rental outlets in downtown Harrisburg, but that doesn't mean you won't find a good deal. Enterprise Concord in Concord is a good choice. They're about 2 miles away from the downtown area, at 256 Concord Pkwy S.
So now you've picked out a car, filled out the forms and have the key in your hand. It's time to get this vacation started! The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a great first stop. It's located 5 miles out of town.
If a day on the road seems like an appealing idea, consider exploring China Grove. It's situated 16 miles from Harrisburg. You'll want to explore Tiger World and the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame during your stay. Village Park should also be on your list. Albemarle is one more excellent day trip location just 25 miles away. When you're there, stop at the Stanly County Historic Preservation and the Uwharrie Vineyards. If you're not in a hurry, the Dennis Vineyards Winery is also worth a peek.
A sun-kissed day is the signal to escape from the city and drive around the coastal plains of the North Carolina countryside.
Raring for a road trip? Gatlinburg is 160 miles from Harrisburg and is more than worth the cost of gas. It will be worth it even if you only see Dollywood, a popular icon that has helped put this city on the map.
With so many exciting attractions in this area, you'll be happy to hear those car keys jingling in your pocket!