More Visitor Information

Detailed travel information for the North Carolina mountains and foothills—information on attractions, accommodations, dining and events—is provided by a variety of federal, state, regional and local organizations:

Blue Ridge Parkway Visitor Center
Located at Parkway milepost 384 in Asheville.
828-298-5330

State Tourism Office
1-800-VISITNC

Asheville Regional Airport

(12 miles south of Asheville)
708 Airport Rd #
Fletcher, NC 28732
(828) 684-2226

Local Chambers of Commerce and Visitor Bureaus

(by County) 

Alleghany County
Visit Alleghany
Alleghany Chamber of Commerce
1-800-372-5473
(336) 372-5473

Ashe County
Ashe Chamber of Commerce
(336) 846-9550

Avery County
Avery County Chamber of Commerce
(800) 972-2183
Banner Elk Chamber of Commerce

(828) 898-8395
Banner Elk Tourism
844-824-6777

Beech Mountain Chamber of Commerce
(828) 387-9283

Buncombe County
Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau
Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce
(828) 258-6101
Black Mountain-Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(800) 669-2301
(828) 669-2300
Weaverville Visitor Information

Burke County
Burke County Chamber of Commerce
(828) 437-3021
Burke County Travel and Tourism
(828) 433-6793
Valdese Department of Tourism
(828) 879-2126

Caldwell County
Caldwell County Chamber of Commerce
(828) 726-0616
ExploreCaldwell
(828) 726- 0323

Cherokee County
Andrews/Murphy Visitor Center Tourism Development Authority

828-557-0602
Andrews Chamber of Commerce
(828) 321-3584
Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce
(828) 837-2242

Clay County
Clay County Chamber of Commerce
(828) 389-3704

Graham County
Graham County Travel and Tourism Authority
(800) 470-3790
(828) 479-3790

Haywood County
Haywood County Chamber of Commerce
(828) 456-3021
Haywood County Tourism Development Authority
(800) 334-0764   
(828) 944-0761
Maggie Valley Area Chamber of Commerce
(800) 624-4431
(828) 926-1686
Waynesville Visitor Information
(828) 456-3517

Henderson County
Henderson County Chamber of Commerce
(828) 692-1413
Henderson County Travel and Tourism
(800) 828-4244
(828) 693-9708

Jackson County
Cashiers Area Chamber of Commerce
(828) 743-5191
Jackson County Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center
(800) 962-1911

Macon County
Franklin Chamber of Commerce
(866) 372-5546
Highlands Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center
(828) 526-5841

Madison County
Hot Springs Tourism Association
(828) 622-9932
Madison County Chamber of Commerce
(828) 689-9351
Madison County Tourism Development Authority
(828) 680-9031

McDowell County
McDowell County Chamber of Commerce
(828) 652-4240
McDowell County Tourism
(888) 233-6111
(828) 668-4282

Mitchell County
Mitchell County Chamber of Commerce
(800) 227-3912
(828) 765-9483

Polk County
Carolina Foothills Chamber of Commerce
(828) 859-6236
Polk County Travel & Tourism
(800) 440-7848
(828) 894-2324

Qualla Boundary (Cherokee, NC)
Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
1-800-438-1601
Cherokee Chamber of Commerce
828-788-0034

Rutherford County
Hickory Nut Gorge Chamber of Commerce
(877) 625-2725
Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce
(828) 287-3090
Rutherford County Travel Development Authority
1-800-849-5998
(828) 287-6113

Surry County
Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce
(336) 526-1111
Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce &
Mount Airy Visitor Information

1-800-948-0949
(336) 786-6116

Swain County
County Chamber of Commerce
(800) 867-9246
(828) 488-3681

Transylvania County
Brevard/Transylvania Chamber of Commerce
800 648-4523
(828) 883-3700
Transylvania County Tourism Development Authority
(800)648-4523

Watauga County
Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce
(800) 295-7851
(828) 295-7851
Blowing Rock Tourism Development Authority
(877) 750-4636
(828) 295-4636
Boone Area Chamber of Commerce
(828) 264-2225
Watauga County Tourism Development Authority
(800) 852-9506
(828) 262-3516

Wilkes County
Wilkesboro Tourism Development Authority
(336) 838-3951
Wilkes Chamber of Commerce
(336) 838-8662

Yadkin County
Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce
(336) 526-1111
Yadkin Valley Tourism Authority
(877) 999-8390
Yadkin County Chamber of Commerce
(336) 679-2200

Yancey County
Yancey County/Burnsville Chamber of Commerce
(828) 682-7413