Highlands is the perfect ourdoorsy vacation that everyone needs to reconnect with nature. This small town boasts a stunning location in the Nantahala National Forest, which lies in the Appalachian Mountains. From hiking and biking to fishing, there are recreational opportunities for everyone to enjoy. Meanwhile, the downtown area of Highlands also offers retail therapy, with antique and boutique stores, as well as art galleries. In addition, there are some amazing restaurants in town, from fine dining experiences to casual and relaxed pubs.
There are a lot of beautiful waterfalls that tourists love to visit in the Nantahala National Forest. This includes the Bridal Veil Falls, which is 45-feet tall and visitors are able to walk behind the falls. Another top spot is Cullasaja Falls, which is part of the Mountain Waters Scenic Byway. Tourists also love to see the Shadow of the Bear, which is an image that emerges on Whiteside Mountain. One of the best places to fish in Highlands is at Harris Lake in Cliffside Lake Recreation Area. This provides the opportunity to catch rainbow trout and brown trout.
The best times to visit Highlands is during the spring, summer and fall months.
At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - VRBO, Airbnb, Homeaway and more. Highlands has 600 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Highlands is available at $50 per night. A typical accommodation in Highlands costs on average $332 per night.
If you need an internet connection during your stay in Highlands, then you can choose from over 340 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 17 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 11 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Highlands, you'll want to pick from 320 places to stay that provide parking.
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In Highlands AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 7 providers, including 156 places to stay from VRBO, 51 accommodations from Airbnb and 51 places to stay from Homeaway.
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