Good beer, art, and company. Let the VIP adventure begin. Here’s how Jitterbug can make your Asheville trip effortless.

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BREWERIES

You are ready to sample the best craft beers at all your favorite places.

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Wineries

Enjoy a girls day with wine and fun. Don’t forget to bring home your case of wine!

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Outdoor fun

Kayaking, ziplining, these active trips will keep your entire family moving!

Plan Your Day Trip to Asheville, Boone, Pinehurst

Start at home - Visit Asheville

-- Leave Charlotte in the morning, around 10 am

-- Arrive in Asheville in time for lunch

-- Visit your favorite breweries and wineries

-- Back home around 10 pm, sleep in your own bed!

Day trips include transportation in a special vehicle the entire day. Let our chauffeur handle the driving.

Multiple destinations are available for day trips.

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Asheville - Your Day Trip

Timeless memories. Stellar experiences. Forget your day to day troubles. You've waited all week for a VIP weekend getaway; Jitterbug can make it effortless!

You and up to ten other family and friends have plenty of room to stretch out and pregame your daytrip. Throw a movie up on the big screen, stock the fridge with your favorite beverages, and ride in comfort with our fully reclining seats.

No need for a hotel room with our round trip service. Jitterbug picks you up and takes you directly to Asheville and back again. While you're cruising to your destination, the refrigerator and private bathroom definitely come in handy. Keep those vacation vibes longer and avoid the stress of travel. No planes to catch or traffic to beat. Your driver will get you home while you relax in our custom beds and dream of your next VIP getaway.


Tour Packages

Jitterbug is proud to partner with Leap Frog Tours.

What's better than a luxury van? A luxury experience curated by local expertise. View our special Asheville tour packages. Tour packages include the activity cost and beverages as noted below. Food is not included.

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Girlfriend Spa Getaway in Asheville

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Itinerary

  • Depart Charlotte on Friday or Saturday at 9:00 a.m.

  • Grove Park Inn for a spa day from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 or 5:00 p.m. (depending on treatment schedule)

  • Ginger’s Revenge for a tasting/cocktail (1 hour)

  • Montford Sky Bar for a sunset cocktail and appetizer (1 hour)

  • Dinner at either Curate or Chestnut (2 hours)

  • Dessert at French Broad Chocolate Lounge (1 hour)

  • Return to Charlotte

 

Included

  • Pricing includes one spa treatment of $250 or less and gratuity (We can book a higher priced spa service and the price will increase accordingly.)

  • 1 cocktail/beverage/flight at Ginger’s Revenge

  • 1 cocktail/beverage at Montford Rooftop Bar

  • Leap Frog Tours will book all reservations at Grove Park Inn, breweries, and restaurants

  • Chauffeured transportation all day, directly from Charlotte, around Asheville and back again

 

Not Included

  • All food should be purchased separately by tour participants

Notes

  • Grove Park Inn spa appointments need to be booked at least two months prior to excursion date.

  • Pricing will vary depending on treatment(s)

  • During your Grove Park Inn spa visit, you can order lunch from the Spa Café

  • Leap Frog Tours will meet Jitterbug Travel at the Grove Park Inn and escort guests to the spa and later provide transportation from the Grove Park Inn into downtown Asheville for the rest of the itinerary

 

Price

  • $600 per person

  • Minimum of 6 people


Asheville Summer of Glass & Chihuly at the Biltmore Estate

Itinerary

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  • Depart Charlotte on Friday or Saturday at 9:00 a.m.

  • Arrive in Asheville by 11:00 a.m.

  • Option 1): Head to NC Glass Center where each guest will participate in a scheduled glass blowing experience, in groups of two for 30 minutes each, with a choice of making a drinking glass, ornament, or paperweight.  Guests will enjoy a mini River Arts District tour as the group rotates through the glass blowing activity (2.5 hours). Note: Must be booked in advance.

  • Option 2): Take a “Summer of Glass” tour led by an artist which includes a visit to the NC Glass Center, Lexington Glassworks, and the Bender Gallery.  At Lexington Glassworks, guests can enjoy a craft beer from one of their local taps while watching the demonstration (2.5 hours).

  • Lunch at Corner Kitchen, Curate, Wicked Weed, or Fig (1.5 hours)

  • Tour the Biltmore house and gardens (3.5 hours), then a chocolate & wine pairing at 4:00 p.m.

  • Dinner at Cedric’s Tavern on the Biltmore Estate grounds (1.5 hours)

  • Evening at the Biltmore Estate for Chihuly Nights exhibit (2.5 hours)

  • Return to Charlotte

 

Included

  • Pricing includes a glass blowing experience... make your own drinking glass! (Option 1)

  • Pricing includes a "Summer of Glass" tour led by a local artist (Option 2)

  • Chocolate & wine pairing

  • Leap Frog Tours will book all reservations

  • Chauffeured transportation all day, directly from Charlotte, around Asheville and back again

 

Not Included

  • All food should be purchased separately by tour participants

Notes

  • Limited availability, must be booked in advance

    Lunch reservations can also be made on site at the Biltmore if you prefer.

  • Leap Frog Tours will meet Jitterbug Travel at French Broad River Academy in the River Arts District to park the motor coach and transfer to the Leap Frog Tours van for the Asheville tour.

Price

  • Option 1--$600 per person

  • Option 2--$500 per person