5 days in Baton Rouge & Gatlinburg Itinerary

5 days in Baton Rouge & Gatlinburg Itinerary

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Baton Rouge
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Gatlinburg
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Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge ©
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. On the 19th (Sat), examine the collection at Louisiana's Old State Capitol, then get interesting insight from Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Cathedral, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Mike the Tiger's Habitat. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Oak Alley Plantation and then brush up on your military savvy at USS Kidd.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Baton Rouge itinerary maker website.

Tampa to Baton Rouge is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Tampa to Baton Rouge is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier evenings in Baton Rouge when traveling from Tampa in September, with lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Oak Alley Plantation, Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours
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Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours ©
Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours
Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation
USS Kidd ©
USS Kidd

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Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Gatlinburg is known for breweries & distilleries, zoos & aquariums, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, enjoy breathtaking views from Gatlinburg SkyLift Park, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Gatlinburg trip maker.

You can fly from Baton Rouge to Gatlinburg in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Baton Rouge to Gatlinburg due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Baton Rouge in September, things will get little chillier in Gatlinburg: highs are around 83°F and lows about 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
The Island in Pigeon Forge ©
The Island in Pigeon Forge
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte

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