6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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Mammoth Cave National Park
— 1 night
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Nashville
— 1 night
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Chattanooga
— 1 night
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Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights

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Mammoth Cave National Park

Mammoth Cave National Park ©
Mammoth Caves National Park is the longest cave system in the world so far discovered.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): hike along Tall Man's Misery, explore the fascinating underground world of Sand Cave, and then trek along Cedar Sink Trail.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Cave National Park vacation builder site.

Dayton to Mammoth Cave National Park is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dayton to Mammoth Cave National Park. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Dayton in December: highs in Mammoth Cave National Park hover around 49°F, while lows dip to 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Nashville.

Things to do in Mammoth Cave National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

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Hiking Trail
Cedar Sink Trail
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Hiking Trail
Tall Man's Misery
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Cave
Sand Cave
4.1

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Nashville

Nashville ©

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Long Hunter State Park, then examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Nashville, and then let your taste buds guide you at Nashville Food Adventures.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Nashville trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mammoth Cave National Park to Nashville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. December in Nashville sees daily highs of 53°F and lows of 36°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Nashville

Parks · Nature · Tours · Museums

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Photography Tour
Nashville Food Adventures
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Specialty Museum
Madame Tussauds Nashville
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Chattanooga

Chattanooga ©

Dynamo of Dixie

Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
On the 28th (Mon), stroll the grounds of Chattanooga National Cemetery, stop by Bluff View Art District, then see the interesting displays at Coker Museum, and finally admire the natural beauty at Rock City Gardens.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Chattanooga attractions planner.

You can drive from Nashville to Chattanooga in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Chattanooga due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 56°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums

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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): examine the collection at Southern Gospel Music Hall of Fame and Museum, then get in on the family fun at Paula Deen's Lumberjack Feud, and then find something for the whole family at The Track Smoky Mountains. On your second day here, trek along Alum Cave Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Ramsey Cascades, then get in on the family fun at 7D Dark Ride Adventure, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary's Catholic Church.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Pigeon Forge trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Chattanooga to Pigeon Forge takes 3 hours. In December in Pigeon Forge, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 36°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks · Theme Parks · Museums · Trails

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Hiking Trail
Alum Cave Trail
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