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 the leading providers - Airbnb, Bed and Breakfast, Priceline and others. We have 588 vacation rentals, hotels and other places to stay in Highlands ranging from inexpensive options to luxury places to stay. A vacation in Highlands can be budget-friendly - our cheapest price vacation rental is available at $79 a night. In general, an accommodation in Highlands will cost you $326 per night.
If you have to have internet access during your time in Highlands, then you can choose from over 344 accommodations that have WiFi internet. 22 places to stay include a breakfast. You can keep up with your workout routine by staying at one of 12 accommodations that provide gym facilities. Driving to Highlands? Then choose one of the 324 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included.
Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in one of 155 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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