- Our list of the best things to do in Murphy, North Carolina, features the top 77 nearby activities — including 48 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Murphy, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Water Activities, Sights & Landmarks, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 14 things to do within the city of Murphy, NC , followed by 63 popular activities in nearby cities, including Blue Ridge, Blairsville, Hiawassee, Ducktown, Hayesville, Tellico Plains, Cherokee, Young Harris, Copperhill and Clayton
Open to public fishing, Morgan Mill Trout Farm stocks a pond with rainbow trout for visitors to fish in. The farm also has a service where visitors can have their newly caught fish filleted and packed with ice.
Visitors at Oconoluftee Indian Village in Cherokee, North Carolina are transported back to 1760. Costumed interpreters portray European soldiers and American settlers, and the First Nations are represented by real Native Americans.
Whiteside Mountain is a mountain that offers a National Recreation Trail along 700-foot cliffs. Depending on visibility, hikers can see Blue Ridge Escarpment, Chattooga River headwaters, Highlands and Cashiers, and northern South Carolina.
Spread over 20 acres and with over 1750 varieties of flowers, Gardens of Sunshine Hollow is a large and diverse garden where visitors can stroll and enjoy lunch at the pavilion. There are also annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees.
Beautiful Chattooga Belle Farm within the mountains by Sumter National Park is always open to the public for sight seeing, walking, disc golf, and lunch at Belle's Bistro. Farm tours and venue availability is offered, as well as renting of nearby lake houses.
91% 905 votes
Highway 441 and Drama Road, Cherokee, NC 28719 MoreLess Info
Cherokee, North Carolina is home to the Museum of the Cherokee Indian. The institution explores the history of the Cherokee Nation, with a particular emphasis on its role in the history of the United States.
61% 33 votes
4525 Hwy 53 East, Dawsonville, GA 30534 MoreLess Info
Visitors are always welcome at Uncle Shucks Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch in Dawsonville, Georgia. Enjoy a spooky corn maze, and roll up your sleeves for pick-your-own pumpkin fun. Night-time hayrides are also available.
82% 38 votes
US 64, Nantahala National Forest, Highlands, NC MoreLess Info
A $4 parking fee grants visitors admission to the Cliffside Lake Recreation Area. This popular destination is excellent for hiking, biking, grilling and fishing. Visitors who wish to fish must have a valid North Carolina fishing license.