Christmas at Biltmore house with Family was the best escapades we did with my in-laws this month of December. We had so much fun and above all we had a great time and the weather was perfect during our tour in the house.
|Hubby took some video when I took this photo..|
We drove 5 hours to Ashville,North Carolina and enjoy the rest of the day in the area. The following day we stayed whole day and the candle light tour in the Biltmore house. Photography is allowed only outside the house.When we arrived we parked and did the Biltmore house where they had a complimentary shuttle bus service going to the mansion.
What is Biltmore?
"Biltmore is a Châteauesque-styled mansion near Asheville, North Carolina, built by George Washington Vanderbilt II between 1889 and 1895. It is the largest privately-owned home in the United States, at 135,000 square feet and featuring 250 rooms."
|The front and the side of Biltmore house|
You have to buy one ticket with four attractions and self-self guided tour at:
3.Antler Hill Village
Things to do in Biltmore:
a. Enjoy the scenery.
b. shopping-we do some shopping at the Antler Hill Village.
c. wine tasting is one of our favourite
d. dine-in the restaurants and enjoy the food- The food are great and I love it so much.
|Coffee and ice cream with strawberry flavor was a good treat after two hours the tour in Biltmore house.The ice cream is really good.|
This is our first time with my hubby to visited the House of Biltmore and second time of my in-laws. I'll be honest the place is impressive,from the house, the landscaping, the surrounding and the christmas decorations is inspiring where you really feel the spirit of Christmas.It's a little bit pricey and I hope they'll have a separate ticket next time because I really want to go back and just visit the Garden.
|This is outside in the gift shop."Little m" was patient to watched while it turns around slowly.|
"Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone."~Charles Schulz~