Do you live in an apartment in Charlotte, NC? Are you looking for something different to do around town? Do you love Southern food? If so, we have an event for you. The Southern Food Tour.
The south is known for its delicious, indulgent, life shortening food. On this Charlotte day tour you will eat to your heart’s content. Cornbread, Fried pickles, Fried chicken and more! Bring your appetite. Cycle through some of Charlotte's most beautiful neighborhoods.
The tour is approximately 4 hours. Meeting up at 101 S. Tryon Street, inside the Overstreet Mall. You will finish the tour at Charlotte NC Tours, 401 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd Suite 111. While you are touring you will hear the story of how Charlotte came to be while riding by the city's oldest homes and newest postmodern skyscrapers.
Where will you eat while you are touring? Taste an unforgettable Uptown Charlotte specialty - fresh cornbread with honey butter. Head to South End and learn about Charlotte's first industrial area (a neighborhood that was recently named the third best comeback neighborhood of the southeast). Taste fried chicken wings from South End's legendary establishment.
Sound like fun? You will enjoy this all in one day on this sightseeing tour! Cruise along the tree-lined streets and learn the history of Dilworth and Myers Park, Charlotte's first suburban neighborhoods.
After displaying our best manners in one of Charlotte's more proper places, we hang out in the more fun and casual neighborhoods. Plaza Midwood is easily Charlotte's most diverse and pedestrian-friendly neighborhood. You will also stop at a local favorite and pick up a local favorite, fried pickles from Charlotte's most famous dive. Just down The Plaza and around the corner is NODA, the must-see budding arts district with a lively night life. Also, stop at one of the hottest locations in Charlotte, our very own 24 hour French bakery. Your Charlotte Urban Adventures tour will show you some of the best of what Charlotte has to offer.
Tour offered most Thursdays through Sundays, see the schedule on the right. Want more information? vacationsmadeeasy.com/CharlotteNC/activity/SouthernFoodTour.cfm