Wilkesboro is located approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) north of Charlotte and about 300 miles (483 kilometers) southwest of the national capital, Washington.
Traveling through this popular part of the United States of America is about discovering new things, so why not rent a vehicle and check out some of the other fascinating population centers in the vicinity of Wilkesboro. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Elkin, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west, and Jonesville 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west.
Hickory is approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Wilkesboro. This regional center includes a some great things to see and do, like Catawba Science Center, Hickory Museum of Arts and L. P. Frans Stadium. Hickory Metro Convention Center and Valley Hills Mall are other attractions in Hickory that should be high on everyone's to-do list.
Water adventures are a common pastime here. Don't miss the opportunity to go swimming or rafting; North Carolina Mountains has some perfect spots. One of the nicest ways to experience the wild open spaces in the area around Wilkesboro is to join for a zip-lining or hiking tour.
When booking your holiday to Wilkesboro, it's handy to remember that the closest major airport, Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, is situated in in Charlotte, 65 miles (105 kilometers) away.