6 days in Gatlinburg Itinerary

6 days in Gatlinburg Itinerary

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6 days in Gatlinburg Itinerary

Start: Lake Orion
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Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
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Gatlinburg
— 4 nights
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Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 45​min
End: Lake Orion

4
nights
Gatlinburg

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Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Explore hidden gems such as Mountain Farm Museum and Chimney Tops Trail. Visiting Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Great Smoky Mountain National Park will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Gatlinburg: Cataloochee Valley (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park), Pisgah National Forest (in Pisgah Forest) and Tennessee Legend Distillery (in Sevierville). There's still lots to do: sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Gatlinburg trip planner .

Lake Orion to Gatlinburg is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Lake Orion in October, things will get a bit warmer in Gatlinburg: highs are around 74°F and lows about 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Chimney Tops Trail, Cataloochee Valley, Pisgah National Forest, Mountain Farm Museum, Tennessee Legend Distillery - Newport Hwy
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Chimney Tops Trail ©
Chimney Tops Trail
Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©
Pisgah National Forest ©
Pisgah National Forest

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