12 days in East Tennessee Itinerary

12 days in East Tennessee Itinerary

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Chattanooga
— 3 nights
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Tellico Plains
— 2 nights
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Johnson City
— 4 nights
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Knoxville
— 2 nights

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Chattanooga

Chattanooga ©

Dynamo of Dixie

Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
Chattanooga is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Ruby Falls, explore the different monuments and memorials at Chattanooga National Cemetery, admire the engineering at Raccoon Mountain Dam, and traverse land and water with Chattanooga Ducks.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Chattanooga driving holiday app.

Fort Lauderdale to Chattanooga is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Fort Lauderdale in October, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Chattanooga: temperatures range from 76°F by day to 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tellico Plains.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

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Ruby Falls ©
Ruby Falls
Tennessee Aquarium ©
Tennessee Aquarium
Lookout Mountain ©
Lookout Mountain

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Tellico Plains

Tellico Plains ©
Tellico Plains is a town in Monroe County, Tennessee, United States. On the 9th (Fri), immerse yourself in nature at Fort Loudoun State Park, admire all the interesting features of Cherohala Skyway, and then admire the sheer force of Bald River Falls. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Ducktown Basin Museum, see Wildwater Rafting - Ocoee, and then take a pleasant ride with Blanche Manor Horseback Riding.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Tellico Plains trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Chattanooga to Tellico Plains in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Chattanooga in October, expect Tellico Plains to be little chillier, temps between 71°F and 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Johnson City.

Things to do in Tellico Plains

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Bald River Falls ©
Bald River Falls
Wildwater Rafting - Ocoee ©
Wildwater Rafting - Ocoee
Blanche Manor Horseback Riding ©
Blanche Manor Horseback Riding

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Johnson City

Johnson City ©
Johnson City is a city in Washington, Carter, and Sullivan counties in the U.S. Get out of town with these interesting Johnson City side-trips: Bristol (Tennessee Ernie Ford House & Tri-Cities Escape Game) and Greeneville (Buffalo Trail Orchard & Andrew Johnson National Historic Site). Next up on the itinerary: deepen your understanding at International Storytelling Center, look for gifts at Jonesborough Visitors Center and Emporium, push the limits with an extreme tour, and explore the fascinating underground world of Worley's Cave.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Johnson City trip maker app.

Drive from Tellico Plains to Johnson City in 3 hours. October in Johnson City sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Knoxville.

Things to do in Johnson City

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Tri-Cities Escape Game ©
Tri-Cities Escape Game
International Storytelling Center ©
International Storytelling Center
Tennessee Hills Distillery ©
Tennessee Hills Distillery

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Knoxville

Knoxville ©

Marble City

A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): kick your exploration up a notch at Navitat Knoxville, let your taste buds guide you at Knoxville Food Tours, and then don't miss a visit to Market Square. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of East Tennesse Historical Society, get the lay of the land with Knoxville Walking Tours, then experience rural life at Erin's Meadow Herb Farm, and finally stroll around Gibbs Ferry Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Knoxville tour itinerary maker website.

Drive from Johnson City to Knoxville in 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Knoxville can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Knoxville

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Navitat Knoxville ©
Navitat Knoxville
Knoxville Food Tours ©
Knoxville Food Tours
Market Square ©
Market Square

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