12 Places In North Carolina That Will Make You Swear You’re On Another Planet

We’ve all watched a science fiction movie, we’ve seen the way the other planets were depicted: foreign, untouchable, but still somewhat familiar. North Carolina has immense beauty and sometimes that beauty can be otherworldly. From miles of endless, sandy beaches, giant frozen waterfalls, and even a few strange creatures…North Carolina can look straight from another planet, especially in these twelve places.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Where do you feel out of this world in North Carolina? Tell us in the comments!