There's no one way to experience Chapel Hill.
In a place that's been awarded almost every "Best Places" award ever invented, you're not going to have trouble finding fun things to do. Music? Check! Performing Arts? Check! Restaurants? Check! Kid-Friendly? Check! Outdoor Recreation? Check! No matter your age or interest, Chapel Hill and the surrounding communities of Carrboro (right next door, West side) and Hillsborough (just about 13 miles to the North) have lots to offer. Scroll down to start exploring
Spend the weekend with us
No matter what time of year you decide to visit, there is plenty going on. Now is the perfect time to plan your weekend in Orange County, NC. Check out our craft brew scene, restaurants and live music venues. UNC-Chapel Hill is buzzing with visual and performing arts. Brush up on your NASA history and reach for the stars at Morehead Planetarium. Need to get away? Charming Hillsborough has a quaint downtown, B&B's and greenways along the Eno River perfect for unwinding. Check out these stories for lots more reasons why you should spend a weekend with us!
My sister-in-law and her boyfriend were visiting. They had been here before and we had shown them all the main sites — the historic,
There’s nothing that gets your heart racing like zipping along a bike path under a canopy of trees. Or, the feeling of breathing in
Chapel Hill may be one of the most well-known towns in Orange County, NC, but there are treasures that many travelers have yet to explore.
Whether it’s a last-minute vacay or a trip you’ve been planning for weeks, Chapel Hill and Orange County is the perfect place