Downtown Asheville Walking Tour

  • 168 Ratings

Hit the streets of Asheville for an incredible walking tour of the "Paris of the South" as you follow your guide through a maze of astounding architectural and historical landmarks.

Region: Asheville
Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes
Cancellation: No refunds for cancelled bookings.

What You Will Do

  • Start off at the Vance Monument, a gathering place for all sorts of Asheville residents that even features the occasional street fair
  • Don't miss a word with state-of-the-art audio equipment that makes hearing your guide easy
  • Stroll through town on a comfortably paced walking tour that takes you by the only basilica in western North Carolina, the century-old Basilica of St. Lawrence
  • Stop by the First Baptist Church, an Art Deco house of worship designed by the famous architect Douglas Ellington
  • See the first skyscraper in western North Carolina, the Jackson Building, a Neo-Gothic, 15 story behemoth that is sure to impresse with its size and design

What's Included

  • Guided walking tour of Asheville

Additional Information

  • If you use a wheelchair or other mobility device your guide will gladly adjust the route as best as possible for easier accessibility, or arrange a private tour, if possible, at no additional cost.

Customer Reviews

  • 168 Ratings

  • Peter

Tebbe have us a very complete history tour of the city and architectural buildings with great enthusiasm and love of his subject matter!

April 8, 2018

  • Craig

Even though the weather wasn't cooperation (raining) we had an excellent tour with Sharon and learned many facts about Asheville.

December 21, 2017

  • Marilyn

Some of my group members wanted to be more entertained, ie jokes, more anecdotes. However, we all appreciated the knowledge from someone who has been a resident since 1979 and was part of the growth.

October 22, 2017
1 N Pack Square, Asheville, NC 28801, USA
Select Date & Time

April, 2018


Please select a date from above