travelgrove Travel Tips
 

US National Whitewater Center, Charlotte, North Carolina

 
00
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 14.7mi
erato's pictureby erato History & Culture travel tip
added on the 21st of October, 2010
The greatest family-friendly destination is definitely the US National Whitewater Center located a few miles from Charlotte.

There are several trips that you can choose from, depending on how much you weigh or how old you are. There are also difficulty meters so you should choose wisely. We wanted to try out almost everything but we were on a tight schedule so the other adventures had to wait for another opportunity.

Do make reservations in advance, it is much easier to choose a day of your liking.

Address:
5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28214, USA

Price:
There are day or seasonal passes.

Opening Hours:
Every day, all day long. Check the website for details.

On the web:
http://www.usnwc.org/

 
Discovery PlaceLevine Museum of the New South
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Charlotte

  • The Billy Graham Library
    Inspired by and dedicated to an influential man, The Billy Graham Library is about God's love, appreciation and mercy. The library is part of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and can leave you breathless. The many books, [...]
    D: 7.3mi00
  • Old Mecklenburg Brewery
    Though I don't enjoy beer so much, I definitely got a taste for it after I took the tour in the Old Mecklenburg Brewery. Our guide had such a passion for this 'profession' and could describe the process with so much accuracy and [...]
    D: 6.5mi00
  • NASCAR Hall of Fame
    The paradise for race-car fans, NASCAR Hall of Fame is fun, exciting and great. There is no place in Charlotte, or maybe the whole world, where you can get so much info on the Nascar race cars and races and not be bored. We loved the [...]
    D: 9mi00
  • Big Daddy's Burger Bar
    For a quick snack or a more comfortable meal, Big Daddy's Burger Bar can offer any of it. They have so tasty burgers you will surely not eat anywhere else in town after you tried them. They are located on East Boulevard and on John [...]
    D: 7.4mi00
  • Baoding South Park
    Exquisite Chinese dishes, unique food arrangements and mouthwatering tastes are all gathered in the Baoding South Park restaurant in the Sharon Corners Mall. Their food smell so good you get hungry just by that and when they bring out your [...]
    D: 4.2mi00

Things about Charlotte you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Charlotte History

 Many years later, in 1989, the city was struck with destruction from Hurricane Hugo.  There was massive property damage, and many people went without power for weeks.  Cleaning up the city took months to finish.  Since Charlotte is a little more than 200 miles inland, many residents who lived in the Carolinas went to Charlotte to wait out the storm.  In 1989, the city was unprepared when the [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Immenstaad, Germany
In der Nähe von Immenstaad gibt es einen schönen großen Abenteuerpark, wo man Klettert. Auch wenn man ein bisschen Höchenangst hat, ist es dort...
General: Nahe von Immenstaad

Kiskunmajsa, Hungary
You can get a discount at the entertainment park entrance if you keep your parking ticket :)
General: Save your money

 

Labuanbajo, Indonesia
Florescharm Tours and Travel_ Local travel agent based in labuan bajo flores island
General: Labuan bajo

Mysore, India
Dont forget to view this great religious place atop a hill. For tips on travel in mysore visit mysorehub.com
General: Chamundi Hills

 

Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Ocho Rios ( www.ocho-rios-jamaica.com ) has some of the most diverse tourist attractions. You have Dunns River Falls, Dolphin Cove, Blue Hole (this...
General: Ocho Rios Attractions

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The rich culture and art of the Muslims is presented in the Islamic Art Museum, which we visited several weeks ago. The building in itself is a...
History & Culture: Islamic Art Museum

 

Huahine, French Polynesia
Tahiti is famous for growing great vanilla. Be sure to take a tour of Huahine and visit the vanilla farms where you can buy fresh vanilla beans to...
History & Culture: Vanilla Farms in Huahine

Timisoara, Romania
The Park of Rose is the most beautiful park from Timisoara, which was founded in 1891. There you can see very many different species of flowers.
Family & Fun: Roses park

 

Laguna Beach, California
Go to some of the restaurants by the beach. They are all really nice (I think many managed by gay people - maybe that's why :) ). Grab a coffee...
General: Restaurants by the beach - Dietrich's

Phoenix, Arizona
This is the most amazing children's museum we've been at. My children just couldn't get enough of it. There are so many interactive things to do...
Family & Fun: The Phoenix Children's Museum

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*