13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Blue Ridge
1
Blue Ridge
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Lookout Mountain
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Pigeon Forge
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Hiawassee
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Blue Ridge

4
nights
Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge ©
A small resort town located in Georgia's "Historic High Country," Blue Ridge sits right on the national scenic trail that follows the Appalachian mountain range for over 3,300 km (2,100 mi).
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Fields of the Wood as well as Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association. Explore hidden gems such as Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields and Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. Escape the urban bustle at Roaring Fork and Walnut Hollow Ranch. Change things up with these side-trips from Blue Ridge: Burt's Farm (in Dawsonville), The Georgia Winery (in Ringgold) and Cloudland Canyon State Park (in Rising Fawn). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin, immerse yourself in nature at Vogel State Park, do a tasting at Crane Creek Vineyards, and hike along Long Creek Falls.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Blue Ridge trip builder website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Blue Ridge. In October, daily temperatures in Blue Ridge can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lookout Mountain.

Things to do in Blue Ridge

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Fields of the Wood, Crane Creek Vineyards, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields
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Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Cloudland Canyon State Park ©
Cloudland Canyon State Park

3
nights
Lookout Mountain

Lookout Mountain ©
Lookout Mountain is a town in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rock City Gardens. On the 20th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Signal Point, do a tasting at Look Out Winery, and then hike along Lula Lake & Land Trust. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Russell Cave National Monument.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Lookout Mountain trip planner .

Getting from Blue Ridge to Lookout Mountain by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Blue Ridge in October, you will find days in Lookout Mountain are somewhat warmer (76°F), and nights are about the same (53°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Lookout Mountain

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Look Out Winery, Signal Point, Russell Cave National Monument
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Russell Cave National Monument ©
Russell Cave National Monument
Look Out Winery ©
Look Out Winery
Lula Lake & Land Trust ©
Lula Lake & Land Trust

3
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hollywood Wax Museum. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Quiet Walkways, then hike along Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, and then examine the collection at Hollywood Wax Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Pigeon Forge trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Lookout Mountain to Pigeon Forge takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. In October, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 51°F. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hiawassee.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg
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Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Sugarland Cellars ©
Sugarland Cellars
Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community ©

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Hiawassee

Hiawassee ©
Hiawassee is the county seat of Towns County, Georgia, United States. You've now added Bell Mountain to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bell Mountain. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Glen Falls and then take in the awesome beauty at Whiteside Mountain.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Hiawassee trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Pigeon Forge to Hiawassee. In October in Hiawassee, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hiawassee

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel, Glen Falls, Whiteside Mountain, Whitewater Falls
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Whiteside Mountain ©
Whiteside Mountain
Whitewater Falls ©
Whitewater Falls
Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel ©
Stumphouse Mountain Tunnel

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