15 days in Memphis & Pigeon Forge Itinerary

15 days in Memphis & Pigeon Forge Itinerary

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15 days in Memphis & Pigeon Forge Itinerary

Belfast
Fly:  19​h 30​min
Memphis
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
Pigeon Forge
— 9 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
Belfast

3
days
Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Sun Studio. and Beale Street. For shopping fun, head to Dinstuhl's Fine Candies or A. Schwab. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of National Civil Rights Museum, stop by Center For Southern Folklore, make a trip to The Peabody Ducks, and hunt for treasures at Memphis Farmers Market.

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Belfast, UK to Memphis is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Belfast to Memphis is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Belfast in August, you will find days in Memphis are warmer (38°C), and nights are a bit warmer (26°C). On the 17th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Memphis

Shopping Historic Sites Outdoors
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Dinstuhl's Fine Candies
Dinstuhl's Fine Candies
Sun Studio. ©
Sun Studio.
Beale Street
Beale Street

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Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Step out of the city life by going to River Rafting & Tubing and Mount LeConte. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Old Mill and NOC Gatlinburg. Explore Pigeon Forge's surroundings by going to Biltmore Estate (in Asheville) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Alum Cave Trail, Clingmans Dome, & more). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, contemplate the long history of Walker Sisters' Cabin, trek along Rainbow Falls Trail, and admire the striking features of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin.

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Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Memphis to Pigeon Forge takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Memphis to Pigeon Forge, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Memphis in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 23°C in Pigeon Forge. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks Outdoors Nature

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg, Sevierville, River Rafting & Tubing, Biltmore Estate
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Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
River Rafting & Tubing
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte

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