Events & Activities
Enjoy beautiful North Carolina to the fullest at Biltmore. Browse dozens of unique Biltmore events and activities in Asheville, NC, based on your interests.
Explore the estate from a different perspective on our many miles of biking trails. Choose from our well-marked woodland trails for a more challenging ride, or take a leisurely ride on our paved trail along the French Broad River. Bring your own bike or rent one from us at the Bike Barn.
$10.98 per person
This fun and entertaining tour is narrated by Cedric, the Vanderbilts’ Saint Bernard. Cedric guides kids through amazing rooms in Biltmore House, sharing stories about the Vanderbilts and living in America’s largest home.
Premium Wine Tasting
$3.00 per tasting or $8.00 for three tastings
Sample our finest reserve and sparkling wines while relaxing in our Wine Bar.
Treat yourself to a relaxing journey and breathtaking views of Biltmore’s scenery on an 8-passenger wagonette drawn by Belgian draft horses. One child 5 years and younger free per paying adult.
Call 800-411-3812 to reserve.
Enjoy the beauty of the estate on a private ride in an elegant vis-a-vis carriage drawn by Belgian draft horses. Three-to-four-day advance reservations are required. Also available for weddings.
Call 828-225-6398 to reserve.
Descend the back stairs to explore servant life at Biltmore. Visit the domains of the butler, head housekeeper, and lady’s maid, then continue on to a suite of guest rooms to learn about grand house parties hosted by the Vanderbilts.
$25 per person
On this guided tour, get a closer look at the design and construction of Biltmore House in areas not on the regular house visit—including stunning views and photo ops from the rooftop and balconies.
$350 per person
Enjoy a guided wade trip on local rivers stocked with trout. Lunch from an estate restaurant is included. Trip lasts approx. 8 hours.