7 Vintage Train Cars Where You Can Spend The Weekend In North Carolina
Road trip destinations throughout the Tar Heel State offer couples and families endless possibilities for creating lifelong memories. But add an overnight, a weekend, or longer in a vintage train caboose converted into a cozy place to sleep? Adventures like this don’t come along just every day in North Carolina. Take a look below at seven incredibly cool, converted train cars where you can enjoy a unique staycation the whole family will enjoy.
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Trains are a fascinating way to travel but these converted cars are also an amazing way to stay put. Would you ever want to sleep in a converted caboose? Which one is your favorite?
Why not combine your caboose adventure with a moving train adventure too? Check out the Tarzan Train from Bryson City… ride the train deep into the Nantahala Gorge and then zipline your way back out on this combination train ride and canopy tour!
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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