This self guided visit allows you to explore 8000 acres at the Biltmore Estate. Built by George Vanderbilt and opened in 1895, this is an experience like no other. Set in the Blue Ridge mountains near Asheville, additional opportunities exist to explore by kayak, segway, horseback, bike and more! See the nation’s most visited winery, nine gardens, 15 dining venues or 13 shops during your day. Now thorough Sept 4th, Kids 16 and under are free with adult admission purchase.