4 days in Tennessee Itinerary

4 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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1
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 1 night
2
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights

1
night
Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©
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.
On the 6th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Laurel Falls and then identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Clingmans Dome.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Great Smoky Mountains National Park day trip tool.

Riverdale to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an approximately 4-hour car ride. August in Great Smoky Mountains National Park sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Laurel Falls ©
Laurel Falls
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

2
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 Room Escape Games as well as Dollywood. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Dollywood, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, thenrelax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally do a tasting at Tennessee Homemade Wines. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, enjoy breathtaking views from Gatlinburg SkyLift Park, thensample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Gatlinburg tour itinerary builder app.

Gatlinburg is just a stone's throw from Great Smoky Mountains National Park. In August, daily temperatures in Gatlinburg can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Theme Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge, Hartford
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Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
River Rafting & Tubing
Dollywood ©
Dollywood

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