Asheville Literary Tour


Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than a day before the activity start time.

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Hop on this 90-minute tour, and you’ll walk away in love with Asheville’s literary scene. Following your guide from stop to stop—including the Thomas Wolfe Memorial and Grove Arcade—hear about (and see!) the city’s deep history across film, literature, pop culture, Hollywood, and more. Doubling as a walking tour of downtown Asheville, you’ll get an intimate look at the “Paris of the South.”


Easy meet-up at the water fountain on Pack Square
Visit Pritchard Park, Basilica of Saint Lawrence, and more
Photography and other multimedia enhance the experience
Limited to 12 travelers, you'll get personal access to your guide


Just one stop along the AVL Lit Tours walking tour
View Asheville's iconic city and county buildings, learn about surrounding buildings
learn history related to its builder and namesake, EW Grove
mention regular activities in the park and celebrity sightings
admire historic architecture




Parking fees

Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than a day before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than a day before the activity start time.