What is downtown Asheville known for? Downtown Asheville is a great place to be! Our lively city center has gorgeous architecture, fantastic stores, a huge variety of 100 restaurants, interesting museums, fun street performers and many free festivals.
Is downtown Asheville worth visiting? The downtown area is absolutely worth the walk and the neighborhoods are wonderful. We stayed at the Biltmore and I gave the house a miss but took the bus on a trip around the Estate and enjoyed it very much.
Can you walk around downtown Asheville? If you love art and history, walk the Asheville’s Urban Trail, a 1.7-mile walking tour through the streets of downtown Asheville. Asheville’s history and past are told through 30 stops, each with public sculptures which function as landmarks along the Urban Trail.
What is the main downtown street in Asheville? Biltmore Avenue
This is Asheville’s “Main Street” in its very walkable downtown area.