- Our list of the best things to do in Franklin, North Carolina, features the top 120 nearby activities — including 62 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Franklin, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Water Activities, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Franklin, NC , followed by 98 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bryson City, Cherokee, Highlands, Sylva, Clayton, Sapphire, Cashiers, Dillard, Tiger, Hayesville and Hiawassee
The walk-through attraction known as the Tomb Egyptian Adventure takes guests on a 45 minute trip deep into the tomb. Groups must work together to make it out of the tomb by winning a series of challenges and solving several puzzles.
MagiQuest brings fantasy action and adventure into the real world with an interactive game setting. Visitors are able to use magic wands to find hidden treasure, complete quests, discover secret doors, and battle dragons.
Spread over 150 acres of wilderness, Foxfire Mountain Ziplines offers 10 individual adventure activities. In addition to having the longest and highest zipline in the Smoky Mountains, the facility has bear crawler driving tours and a swinging bridge.
Spread over 260 acres, the Jayell Ranch offers a wide range of outdoor activities. The most common arrangement involves horseback riding through the land owned by the ranch, but guests can also enjoy zipline adventures and ATV rentals.
97% 258 votes
Between Chilhowee Lake and Townsend., Townsend, TN MoreLess Info
Visitors to Foothills Parkway love the scenic views offered at the strategically-placed lookouts, especially with Fall foliage in bloom. Take a drive along the parkway at sunrise or sunset to admire these popular views.
Visitors can enjoy a live music venue that features the award winning two hour Country Tonite show at Country Tonite Theatre. The show includes variety of performances in addition to country like comedy acts, gospel, bluegrass, and youth performers.
At the Hollywood Wax Museum, visitors will be able to view wax sculptures of celebrities and fictional characters, including King Kong. Visitors who are interested in photo opportunities may enjoy what this site has to offer.
75% 40 votes
305 North Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792 MoreLess Info
Lasting a total of 90 minutes, The Trolley Company - Historic Hendersonville Tour provides guests the opportunity to tour the historic city by trolley. Each tour is led by an experienced guide that teaches about local history and landmarks.