4 days in Pigeon Forge & Lynchburg Itinerary

4 days in Pigeon Forge & Lynchburg Itinerary

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Start: Pigeon Forge
1
Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Lynchburg
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
End: Pigeon Forge

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pigeon Forge: Fort Loudoun State Park (in Vonore) and Blue Goose Farm and Vineyards (in Maryville). There's much more to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, learn about winemaking at Sugarland Cellars, browse for treasures at Yesterdays Antiques & Collectibles, and get in on the family fun at 7D Dark Ride Adventure.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pigeon Forge day trip planning tool.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Pigeon Forge. In September, daily temperatures in Pigeon Forge can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lynchburg.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Outdoors Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Gatlinburg, Gregory Bald via Gregory ridge, Fort Loudoun State Park, The Sinks, Blue Goose Farm and Vineyards
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Gregory Bald via Gregory ridge ©
Gregory Bald via Gregory ridge
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The Sinks ©
The Sinks

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night
Lynchburg

Lynchburg ©
Lynchburg is a city in the south-central region of the U.S. Jack Daniel's Distillery has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): stroll the grounds of Lynchburg City Cemetery, steep yourself in history at Moore County Courthouse, examine the collection at Old Jail Museum, then learn the secrets of production at Jack Daniel's Distillery, and finally stop by Lynchburg Hardware and General Store.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lynchburg day trip planning site.

Drive from Pigeon Forge to Lynchburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and taxi. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In September in Lynchburg, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Lynchburg

Tours Historic Sites Shopping
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Jack Daniel's Distillery ©
Jack Daniel's Distillery
Lynchburg City Cemetery ©
Lynchburg City Cemetery
Lynchburg Hardware and General Store ©
Lynchburg Hardware and General Store

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