7 days in Tybee Island, Chattanooga & Gatlinburg Itinerary

7 days in Tybee Island, Chattanooga & Gatlinburg Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kansas City
+4
Bus + Foot + Fly + Bus + Taxi:  7 h 30 min
1
Tybee Island
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Bus + Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Chattanooga
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Gatlinburg
— 3 nights
+3
Taxi + Fly + Foot + Bus:  6 h 30 min
End: Kansas City

1
night
Tybee Island

Tybee Island ©
Tybee Island is a city and barrier island located in Chatham County, Georgia, 18 miles (29 km) east of Savannah, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Fort Pulaski National Monument, kick back and relax at Tybee Island Beach, and then visit a coastal fixture at Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Tybee Island online trip maker.

Kansas City to Tybee Island is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Kansas City to Tybee Island, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Tybee Island can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Tybee Island

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument
Tybee Island Beach ©
Tybee Island Beach
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum
Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum

2
nights
Chattanooga

Chattanooga ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Ruby Falls, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Chattanooga Whiskey Experimental Distillery, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Tennessee Aquarium, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Escape Mission Chattanooga. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Ocoee Outdoors, Inc. and then contemplate the waterfront views at Adventures Unlimited.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Chattanooga online day trip planner.

Getting from Tybee Island to Chattanooga by combination of taxi and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Tybee Island in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Chattanooga, with lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Ocoee
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Adventures Unlimited ©
Adventures Unlimited
Tennessee Aquarium ©
Tennessee Aquarium
Ruby Falls ©
Ruby Falls

3
nights
Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Step out of Gatlinburg with an excursion to River Rafting & Tubing in Hartford--about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: meet the residents at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, get your game on at The Escape Game Pigeon Forge, enjoy breathtaking views from Gatlinburg SkyLift Park, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Gatlinburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chattanooga to Gatlinburg takes 3 hours. In June in Gatlinburg, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies ©
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company

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