12 days in Bryan & Great Smoky Mountains National Park Itinerary

12 days in Bryan & Great Smoky Mountains National Park Itinerary

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Bryan
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Drive to George Bush Intercontinental Houston Airport, Fly to McGhee Tyson Airport, Drive to Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 6 nights
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Bryan

Bryan is a city in Brazos County, Texas, United States. Take a break from the city and head to Huntsville State Park and Mission Tejas State Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site and Mother Neff State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Bryan side-trips: 1886 Stafford Opera House (in Columbus), St Francis Wolf Sanctuary (in Montgomery) and Sam Houston Statue (in Huntsville). There's still lots to do: make a splash at Splashway Waterpark, immerse yourself in nature at Lake Livingston State Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Grapeland Safari, and examine the collection at Bell County Museum.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bryan online route planner.

College Station to Bryan is an approximately half hour car ride. In July, plan for daily highs up to 93°F, and evening lows to 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Bryan

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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A Wondrous Diversity of Life

Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Mount LeConte and The Sinks. Step out of the city life by going to Clingmans Dome and Roaring Fork. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Baskins Creek Falls, trek along Charlies Bunion, contemplate the long history of Walker Sisters' Cabin, and walk around Chimneys Picnic Area.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park road trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from Bryan to Great Smoky Mountains National Park with the Route module. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Bryan in July, with highs in Great Smoky Mountains National Park at 87°F and lows at 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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