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Hop-On/Hop-Off Tour

Asheville’s Most Popular Sightseeing Tour – Fun and Informative!

90 minutes to 2 days
From $30
Free Cancellation within 24 hours
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Mobile & Printed Vouchers Accepted

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Special Features include . . .

  Hop-on/Hop-off Privileges at 10 Stops along 15 mile route
  Lively & Informative Narration
  2nd Day FREE!
  Exclusively Endorsed Tour of The Preservation Society of Asheville & Buncombe County
  Includes 50% Discount on Admission to the Thomas Wolfe Memorial
  SATISFACTION GUARANTEED or Your Money Back
  We LIVE IT! WE LOVE IT! Locally owned and Operated Licensee of Gray Line, The Most Trusted Name in Sightseeing Since 1910!
  TripAdvisor 5-Star Certificate of Excellence – EVERY YEAR SINCE 2012!

There is no better way to DISCOVER and EXPLORE Asheville!  Hop-on board one of Gray Line’s nostalgic trolleys for a fully narrated journey, highlighting the history, homes, hang-outs and hot spots of this “city of surprises.”

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Tour Highlights include  .  .  .  Downtown Asheville  |  Montford Historic District  |  The Grove Park Inn and Grove Park Historic District  |  Thomas Wolfe District  |  Pack Square and Asheville Art Museum  |  Grove Arcade  |  River Arts District  |  Biltmore Village

Hop-On and hear the story of a city rich in architecture, history and the arts  . . .

Hop-Off and experience its eclectic shops and galleries; its world class culinary and craft brew scenes.

Tour Duration:  The complete tour (one loop) lasts approximately 90 to 100 minutes.  There is an additional 15 minute stop at the Asheville Visitor Center.  The Hop-On/Hop-Off Tour ticket is valid for TWO consecutive days.

Departure Points: Join the Hop-On/Hop-Off Tour at any of the 10 stops.  If you’re driving in to join the tour, Stop 1, the Asheville Visitor Center may be your best option.  The Visitor Center, located at 36 Montford Ave. just off I-240 at Exit 4C, offers free parking (on a first come-first served basis) and restrooms. The Asheville Visitor Center is the ONLY place to join the Overview Tour.

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Schedule

JAN-FEB :: Operating ONLY on Mon, Thurs, Fri and Sat; GREEN times only.
MAR :: Daily; GREEN times only.
APR-OCT :: Daily; ALL times operating.
NOV-DEC :: Daily; GREEN times only.
Tours DO NOT Operate on New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Asheville Holiday Parade Day (November 23, 2019), Christmas Eve and Christmas.

Click a STOP below to see schedule, specific location and points of interest.

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STOP 1 :: ASHEVILLE VISITOR CENTER

10:00A ~ 10:30A ~ 11:00A ~ 11:30A ~ 12:00P ~ 12:30P ~ 1:00P ~ 1:30P ~ 2:00P ~ 2:30P ~ 3:00P ~ 3:30P

  36 MONTFORD AVE.  just off I-240 at Exit 4C; trolley stop located in parking lot adjacent to main Visitor Center entrance.

Gray Line Trolley Tour tickets
Gift Shop with Asheville apparel and local crafts; restrooms and literature.
Montford Historic District
STOP 2 :: THE OMNI GROVE PARK INN

10:30A ~ 11:00A ~ 11:30A ~ 12:00P ~ 12:30P ~ 1:00P ~ 1:30P ~ 2:00P ~ 2:30P ~ 3:00P ~ 3:30P ~ 4:00P*

*Final Departures are for RE-boarding passengers only

  290 MACON AVE;  trolley stop located at entrance to Sammons Wing

The Omni Grove Park Inn
Grovewood Gallery
Estes-Winn Antique Car Museum
STOP 3 :: RENAISSANCE & FOUR POINTS HOTELS

10:45A ~ 11:15A ~ 11:45A ~ 12:15P ~ 12:45P ~ 1:15P ~ 1:45P ~ 2:15P ~ 2:45P ~ 3:15P ~ 3:45P ~ 4:15P*

*Final Departures are for RE-boarding passengers only

  31 WOODFIN ST;  trolley stop located at Renaissance Hotel front entrance

Thomas Wolfe State Historic Site
Historic Boyhood Home
A
sheville Community Theatre
Historic First Baptist Church
STOP 4 :: PACK SQUARE

10:50A ~ 11:20A ~ 11:50A ~ 12:20P ~ 12:50P ~ 1:20P~  1:50P ~ 2:20P ~ 2:50P ~ 3:20P ~ 3:50P ~ 4:20P*

*Final Departures are for RE-boarding passengers only

  2 S. PACK SQUARE  at Biltmore Avenue; trolley stop located at Pack Place main entrance

Asheville Art Museum
Diana Wortham Theatre
City Hall
YMI Cultural Center
Pack Square Pavilion (Visitor Information & Restrooms)
STOP 5 :: Haywood Park Hotel

11:00A ~ 11:30A ~ 12:00N ~ 12:30P ~ 1:00P ~ 1:30P ~ 2:00P ~ 2:30P ~ 3:00P ~ 3:30P ~ 4:00P ~ 4:30P*

*Final Departures are for RE-boarding passengers only

  1 BATTERY PARK AVE;  trolley stop located at Haywood Park Hotel entrance

Trolley Stop Shop
Wall Street
Flat Iron Building
Historic St. Lawrence Basilica
Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS)
STOP 6 :: GROVE ARCADE

11:00A ~ 11:30A ~ 12:00N ~ 12:30P ~ 1:00P ~ 1:30P ~ 2:00P ~ 2:30P ~ 3:00P ~ 3:30P ~ 4:00P ~ 4:30P*

*Final Departures are for RE-boarding passengers only

  Trolley stop located at O. Henry Avenue entrance

Shopping, Dining and Regional Crafts in one of Asheville’s Architectural Jewels
STOP 7 :: RIVER ARTS DISTRICT

11:10A ~ 11:40A ~ 12:10P ~ 12:40P ~ 1:10P ~ 1:40P ~ 2:10P ~ 2:40P ~ 3:10P ~ 3:40P ~ 4:10P ~ 4:40P*

*Final Departures are for RE-boarding passengers only

  Trolley stop located at the STOP sign on Clingman Ave across from Ultra Coffeebar

Painters, Potters, Jewelers, Sculptors, Furniture Makers, Printmakers, Photographers, Glassblowers; Restaurants
STOP 8 :: Doubletree Biltmore Village

9:20A ~ 9:50A ~ 10:20A ~ 10:50A ~ 11:20A ~ 11:50A ~ 12:20P ~ 12:50P ~ 1:20P ~ 1:50P ~ 2:20P ~ 2:50P ~ 3:20P ~ 3:50P ~ 4:20P ~ 4:50P*

*Final Departures are for RE-boarding passengers only

  115 HENDERSONVILLE RD;  trolley stop located at Doubletree Hotel front entrance

STOP 9 :: Biltmore Village

9:25A ~ 9:55A ~ 10:25A ~ 10:55A ~ 11:25A ~ 11:55A ~ 12:25P ~ 12:55P ~ 1:25P ~ 1:55P ~ 2:25P ~ 2:55P ~ 3:25P ~ 3:55P ~ 4:25P ~ 4:55P*

*Final Departures are for RE-boarding passengers only

  5 BOSTON WAY;  trolley stop located at the STOP sign in front of Olde World Christmas Shoppe; in the heart of Biltmore Village

A Cottage Community of Shops , Restaurants & Galleries
All Souls Cathedral
STOP 10 :: Grand Bohemian Biltmore Village

9:25A ~ 9:55A ~ 10:25A ~ 10:55A ~ 11:25A ~ 11:55A ~ 12:25P ~ 12:55P ~ 1:25P ~ 1:55P ~ 2:25P ~ 2:55P ~ 3:25P ~ 3:55P ~ 4:25P ~ 4:55P*

*Final Departures are for RE-boarding passengers only

  11 Boston Way; trolley stop located at hotel motor lobby entrance

Biltmore Estate Gate House Shop
Rates/Deals

Rates

Hop-On/Hop-Off Tour

Adults $32; Children (5-11 years) $12
Unlimited hop-on/hop-off privileges at all stops; 2nd Day FREE!

Overview Tour

Short on time? A complete tour; NO hop-on/hop-off privileges
Adults $27; Children (5-11 years) $10
  Must purchase Overview Tour tickets and begin the Overview Tour
at Stop 1, the Asheville Visitor Center, 36 Montford Ave., 28801  

Discounts & Deals

  $5 off adult Ghost Tour ticket with purchase of adult Hop-On/Hop-Off Tour ticket.
  Seniors (60+ years) receive $2 discount per adult.

Discounts cannot be combined.

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Locals Tour Free!*

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