Highlands Vacation Packages
From Highlands, the city of Knoxville is approximately 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the northwest.
The region is popular with local and overseas visitors. To discover why, set aside some time and explore the places in the vicinity of Highlands. If you have time, head 17 miles (27 kilometers) to Salem. Here you can pay a visit to the Devils Fork State Park and Keowee Key.
Around 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north of Highlands is Cherokee, a regional city where you can visit Museum of the Cherokee Indian, Harrahs Cherokee Casino and Unto These Hills Outdoor Drama. Eastern Cherokee Agency Bureau of Indian Affairs and Clingmans Dome are also good places to visit.
If you're are lucky to have good weather while you are here, get outside. Swimming and rafting are just two of the well-established watersports here. If you think a perfect holiday is maxing-out your heart rate in the great outdoors, then check out one of the many hiking or zip-lining adventures the Highlands area has to offer.
The nearest major airport, Asheville Regional Airport, is located in Asheville, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northeast of Highlands, so take that into account when booking your trip.