Transportation: Transportation on a Private Asheville Tour is provided for up to 5 guests with pick-up in downtown Asheville. Pick-up included for additional fee outside downtown.
Pricing: Group of 5 at $115/person, Group of 4 at $135/person, Group of 3 at $155/person, Group of 2 at $175/person. Call to book groups larger than 5. *Small group fee of $150 applied during peak fall color season. For groups larger than 15 guests, see pricing and details in Group Tours. Pick-up outside of downtown Asheville available for additional fee (please call).
Tour time: Custom timing, but recommended start times are available on the calendar (usually 8:30 am to 9:00 am). Tours generally last 4.5 hours long, but shorter or longer custom tours available.
Popular Private Tour option: We often provide an extended version of our Waterfalls and Blue Ridge Parkway tour, with a more advanced mountaintop hike OR with swimming in our popular swimming holes and at the famous “Sliding Rock,” a 60-foot natural waterfall slide.
Difficulty: We offer a full spectrum of customized tours to meet the needs and desires of your group. The range of tour options includes: no hiking to longer hikes (such as a summit hike, series of waterfalls, mountaintop blueberry picking in August or Appalachian Trail hike)
Required footwear: Sturdy tennis shoes or hiking boots, rubber outsoles (recommended)
Recommended clothing: Rainwear (either rain jacket or poncho); multiple layers (for chilly mornings or high elevation destinations)
Recommended personal items: Water and snacks, Ziploc or dry bag (to protect items, such as small electronics, from rain), a bag to dispose of any potential litter items (such as food wrappers)
What’s provided: Hiking poles, a poncho in case of light rain, transportation for up to 5 guests with pick-up in downtown Asheville.
Tips: Never required but always appreciated!