Arrive in the heart of the Nantahala Gorge for a Onboard dining is avaialable for all passengers by purchasing First Class seating or pre-purchasing our box lunch, a unique moving dining experience! Nantahala Gorge Excursion The first is the Nantahala Gorge Excursion. This means your wait time will not allow for you to be served during the layover. About Press Copyright Contact us Creators Advertise Developers Terms Privacy Policy & Safety How YouTube works Test new features Nantahala Gorge Excursion Take a ride alongside the beautiful Nantahala River! When we reach the end of the line, we will invite all guests in this class to switch sides with their neighbors so that everyone will have the opportunity to take pictures from a new perspective on the opposite side of the train. You get to You’ll ride alongside the Nantahala River. The trip includes an Open Air Gondolas feature open seating in a car with unobstructed views, half-height walls, and a roof above to protect passengers from the elements. All departures are from the Bryson City Depot in Bryson City, NC. text-align: right; Booking available by phone only: 800-872-4681. Add some adventure to the ride with NOC’s Rapid Transit trip: a Nantahala Gorge Excursion packaged with lunch and a fully-guided whitewater rafting trip on the exciting Nantahala River. All Rights Reserved. Entrance to the parking lot is located at: Plan on being here by 1 hour before your departure. The excursion departs from Bryson City, goes to Nantahala, and returns music and Appalachian stories while traveling along the Tennessee and Nantahala