4 days in Tennessee Itinerary

4 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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Franklin
— 1 day
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Pigeon Forge
— 3 nights

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Franklin

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More than just a charming Southern city, Franklin continues to receive accolades for its downtown Main Street district that has brings up words like "romantic," "small town," and "best place to visit" from numerous media sources.
On the 23rd (Fri), witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, take in the history at Carter House, and then wander the streets of Downtown Franklin.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Franklin travel planner.

New Orleans to Franklin is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in October: highs in Franklin hover around 75°F, while lows dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Franklin

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Carter House
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Downtown Franklin
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Lotz House Museum
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Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©

Center of Fun in the Smokies

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.
Head to Alewine Pottery and Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Communityfor plenty of shopping. Do some cultural sightseeing at Bush's Beans Visitor Center and Mill Bridge Winery. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, get to know the fascinating history of Old Forge Distillery, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, and cruise along Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Pigeon Forge trip planner.

Traveling by car from Franklin to Pigeon Forge takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors · Parks

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