Many of Asheville’s attractions are within easy driving distance of Canton, making it a convenient place to base yourself. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Biltmore Square Mall and the ever-popular North Carolina Arboretum. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Cataloochee Ski Area and Biltmore Winery.
Biltmore Estate, perhaps one of Asheville’s most iconic attractions is only 17 miles (27 kilometers) away.
Canton has plenty of museums, exhibits and show venues within easy reach that make great places to visit. Enjoy seeing established and up-and-coming artists live on stage at the Orange Peel and the Asheville Community Theatre. The area is a great place for those who love art. Visit the Asheville Art Museum.
If the sun is shining, follow the locals and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. There are some nice green escapes, so why not take a break in the Botanical Gardens at Asheville.
If you love to shop, shop til you drop amid the many stores of Asheville Mall, the Biltmore Park Town Square and the Antler Hill Village.
Sports fans should book tickets for nearby McCormick Field to see the Asheville Tourists playing visiting rivals. Make sure to wear green, blue and white, the colors of the Asheville Tourists.
Finding somewhere handy to unpack your bags in Canton couldn’t be easier. Take your pick from the Best Western of Asheville Biltmore East, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Asheville Biltmore Square, or the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson Biltmore Estate.