5 days in Great Smoky Mountains National Park & Hartford Itinerary

5 days in Great Smoky Mountains National Park & Hartford Itinerary

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 1 night
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Hartford
— 3 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Cataloochee Valley. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Chimney Tops Trail, thensteep yourself in history at Noah Bud Ogle Cabin, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip itinerary maker website.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. In August, daily temperatures in Great Smoky Mountains National Park can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hartford.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Chimney Tops Trail ©
Chimney Tops Trail
Noah Bud Ogle Cabin ©
Noah Bud Ogle Cabin
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

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Hartford

Hartford ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes River Rat Whitewater. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): stroll around Cosby Picnic Area, relax and float downstream with 5 Rivers Adventures, and then get the adrenaline pumping with River Rat Whitewater. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Somesvara Temple, thenexplore and take pictures at Balsam Mountain Road, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Hen Wallow Water Falls.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Hartford visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Hartford. Traveling from Great Smoky Mountains National Park in August, expect nights in Hartford to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Sri Somesvara Temple, Pigeon River
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River Rat Whitewater ©
River Rat Whitewater
5 Rivers Adventures ©
5 Rivers Adventures
Pigeon River ©
Pigeon River