Benson is situated approximately 120 miles (193 kilometers) north of Myrtle Beach and 260 miles (418 kilometers) south of Washington, the capital of the United States of America.
When it comes to getting the best out of your vacation, it's good to keep in mind that Benson is merely just the start; Eastern Piedmont has been blessed with an abundance of scenic wonders. Check out the Ava Gardner Museum and Carolina Premium Outlets in Smithfield, around 15 miles (24 kilometers) away from Benson. You could also check out the Rudy Theater and Hinnant Family Vineyards in Selma. It is 18 miles (29 kilometers) away from Benson.
Around 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north of Benson is Raleigh, a regional center which is home to North Carolina State Capitol, Raleigh Little Theater and North Carolina State University. Meredith College, William B. Umstead State Park and Crabtree Valley Mall are some other places worth investigating for those who have time to spare.
Make the effort to really understand Eastern Piedmont by discovering its history. A great place to begin is by visiting the area's historic historic mansions.
This destination has a number of great places to enjoy water skiing, so ensure you leave room in your schedule to fit it in. Swimming is another popular watersport here.
For those who intend on arriving and departing by air, it's handy to remember that the handiest major airport is Fayetteville Regional Airport, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the southwest of Benson.