Cherokee Travel Guide
Welcome to Cherokee, NC!
This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Cherokee, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to Cherokee, North Carolina , U.S.A.
Located roughly 12 miles south of the Tennessee border in southwestern North Carolina, the town of Cherokee boasts a popular casino that brings visitors from far and wide to try their hand at blackjack, video poker and more. Accommodations, shops and restaurants can also all be found at the casino. For background on the local people, visitors can enjoy Unto These Hills, a live performance chronicling the history of the Cherokee people through dance, song and stories. The Museum of the Cherokee Indian is also located in town, offering a comprehensive look at the last 11,000 years of Cherokee culture. The North Carolinan outdoors can be experienced at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, a recreation area divided between Tennessee and North Carolina that features hiking, biking and more among over 100 different species of native trees.
A large haze hangs above the mountains, which resulted in the naming of the park.
Hotels & Motels
A stay at Baymont Inn & Suites Cherokee includes a complimentary casino shuttle.