10 days in Gatlinburg & Nashville Itinerary

10 days in Gatlinburg & Nashville Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Gatlinburg
— 7 nights
2
Nashville
— 2 nights

7
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Apple Barn Winery, Mountain Valley Winery, Mill Bridge Winery, and other attractions you added. Get a sense of the local culture at Tennessee Homemade Wines and Walker Sisters' Cabin. Get outdoors at Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail and Roaring Fork. Step out of Gatlinburg to go to Great Smoky Mountains National Park and see Clingmans Dome, which is approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, stroll through Andrews Bald Trail, and take a memorable drive along Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook.

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Covington to Gatlinburg is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Covington to Gatlinburg is 1 hour. In February, Gatlinburg is slightly colder than Covington - with highs of 52°F and lows of 34°F. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Nashville.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge, Knoxville, Sevierville
Highlights from your plan
Hillside Winery ©
Hillside Winery
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): examine the collection at Lane Motor Museum, then stop by Country View Market, and then shop like a local with Franklin Glassblowing Studio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Radnor Lake State Park, take in the history at Lotz House Museum, shop like a local with Gallery 202, then see the interesting displays at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church Cathedral.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Nashville trip planner.

You can drive from Gatlinburg to Nashville in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. March in Nashville sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 39°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Nashville

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Franklin, Country View Market
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Lane Motor Museum ©
Lane Motor Museum
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park ©
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park

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