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Raleigh Travel Guide

It's time to craft the ultimate Raleigh adventure. Relax and let the travel specialists at Orbitz find the best hotel and flight deals for you. Think of the spare cash you'll have by packaging your bookings. Select your desired airfares, hotels, experiences and rental cars and you could save up to $369^! On top of all that, you'll be relieved to discover that you can customize you trip by picking from 500 partner airlines and more than 500,000 hotels worldwide. You're guaranteed to find something to suit your style. Our packages offer endless options to customize your getaway along with an experience you'll never forget.

Where is Raleigh?

Few things put you in the mood for travel more than researching your next dream destination. So, are you ready to learn a little more about Raleigh? Raleigh is North Carolina's capital and is situated 230 miles south of Washington, the country's capital. Ready to meet the locals? 400,000 people call this part of Eastern Piedmont home.

Places to Visit in Raleigh

North Carolina State Capitol is well worth a visit. Put aside a few hours to roam around this much-loved attraction. Take a break from the more hectic parts of your itinerary by spending time at Pullen Park. Like some more options? Music lovers should definitely check out a show at Red Hat Amphitheater, one of the city's most frequented live music venues. But that's not all! Check out the upcoming calendar to discover what's happening at Raleigh Convention Center.

Car Rentals in Raleigh

Your getaway starts with car rentals in Raleigh. Whether you’d love to hop off the standard tourist trail or just enjoy the convenience of having your own wheels, Orbitz will help you find the keys to your ride. Collecting a car straight from Raleigh - Durham International Airport will ensure that you don't have to bother with transfers and cabs. Dollar Rent A Car is one good choice here. Advantage Rent-A-Car is also worth having a look at. Budget is right in the middle of the city. All you need to do is make your way to 421 South Salisbury Street. Enterprise at 431 S Mcdowell St is another establishment you can stop by.

Where to stay in Raleigh – Hotel Accommodation

Orbitz can help you discover the most competitive accommodation deals in North Carolina's capital city. With some 161 hotels in Raleigh, you'll surely find the perfect place to lay your head. Can't make up your mind where to book? A few leading options include the Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel and Raleigh Marriott City Center.

Nearest Airports to Raleigh

Start your Raleigh getaway smoothly by learning a couple of things about Raleigh - Durham International Airport, the nearest terminal. Abbreviated as RDU, it sits 11 miles northwest of Raleigh's downtown area. It's also the main gateway for most travelers.

Popular Places to Visit Near Raleigh

If you've seen the best of Raleigh with time to spare, don't fret! Just 25 miles away is Smithfield, and you definitely won't be bored here. If you want to spend the whole day in the area, visit Carolina Premium Outlets in the morning. Then head on over to the Ava Gardner Museum and the Rudy Theater. If this isn't what you're after, try Pittsboro. Just 30 miles away, this destination features more noteworthy attractions like the SilkHope Winery, the Joyful Jewel and Davenport & Winkleperry. Spend a day or two here to check them all out!

No Cancellation Fees

No matter if you've changed your mind or your plans have shifted for some other reason, we won't whack you with a fee if you have to cancel your booking.^ As we can't speak for your chosen hotel or airline, it might be wise to look into their policies.

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