6 days in Winston Salem, Asheville & Gatlinburg Itinerary

6 days in Winston Salem, Asheville & Gatlinburg Itinerary

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Winston Salem
— 1 night
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Asheville
— 1 night
Drive
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Gatlinburg
— 1 night
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Winston Salem
— 2 nights
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Winston Salem

— 1 night
Winston-Salem is a city in and the county seat of Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Old Salem Museums & Gardens and then see the interesting displays at Frank L. Horton Museum Center.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Winston Salem road trip planning app.

Orlando to Winston Salem is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Orlando in November, plan for a bit cooler days in Winston Salem, with highs around 60°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 39°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Asheville.

Things to do in Winston Salem

Museums · Historic Sites

Asheville

— 1 night

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 9th (Mon), surround yourself with nature on Tumblestone Tours and Transportation and then don't miss a visit to Grovewood Village.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, you can read our Asheville online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Winston Salem to Asheville takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Asheville can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums
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Gatlinburg

— 1 night

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.
On the 10th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky, then sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, and finally sample the fine beverages at Tennessee Shine Company - Gatlinburg.

For more things to do and tourist information, go to the Gatlinburg trip planner.

You can drive from Asheville to Gatlinburg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, daytime highs in Gatlinburg are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Winston Salem.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Winston Salem

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Korner's Folly, walk around Bethabara Park, and then admire the masterpieces at Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA). On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Home Moravian Church and then see the interesting displays at Winston Cup Museum & Special Event Center.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Winston Salem trip builder website.

You can drive from Gatlinburg to Winston Salem in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Winston Salem

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip