6 days in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg & Cherokee Itinerary

6 days in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg & Cherokee Itinerary

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Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Gatlinburg
— 1 day
Drive
3
Cherokee
— 3 nights
Drive

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Pigeon Forge

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Dollywood.

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Savannah to Pigeon Forge is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Savannah in March, with highs in Pigeon Forge at 60°F and lows at 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can drive to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks · Nightlife

Gatlinburg

— 1 day

The Gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): get in on the family fun at Anakeesta.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Gatlinburg online journey planner.

Gatlinburg is just a short distance from Pigeon Forge. In March in Gatlinburg, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 39°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cherokee.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Theme Parks
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Cherokee

— 3 nights

Trails of Legends and Adventures

The center of Cherokee culture in the eastern part of the country, the town named after this Native American tribe serves as a base camp for hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains.
Explore Cherokee's surroundings by going to Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Clingmans Dome & Laurel Falls). There's much more to do: hike along Kephart Prong Trail, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Elevated Mountain Distilling Co., take in the pleasant sights at GSMNP - Deep Creek Trail, and see the interesting displays at Oconaluftee Indian Village.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Cherokee trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gatlinburg to Cherokee takes 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Cherokee when traveling from Gatlinburg in March, with lows around 34°F. On the 2nd (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Cherokee

Parks · Nature · Museums · Outdoors

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