7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Gatlinburg
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Charleston
— 1 night
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Southport
— 1 night
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Ocala
— 2 nights
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Dawson Springs
— 1 night

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Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): stroll around Chimneys Picnic Area, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky, sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, then sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, and finally learn about winemaking at Tennessee Homemade Wines. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Wed): make a trip to Elkmont Ghost Town, then take in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome, then cruise along Newfound Gap Road, and finally pause for some photo ops at Rockefeller Memorial.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Gatlinburg holiday planner.

Nashville to Gatlinburg is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Nashville to Gatlinburg, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, daily temperatures in Gatlinburg can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine
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Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Tennessee Homemade Wines ©
Tennessee Homemade Wines
Ole Smoky ©
Ole Smoky

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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 5th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Fort Sumter National Monument, steep yourself in history at Nathaniel Russell House, then settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and finally hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Charleston travel route website.

You can fly from Gatlinburg to Charleston in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Gatlinburg in November: high temperatures in Charleston hover around 68°F and lows are around 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Southport.

Things to do in Charleston

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
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Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House

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Southport

Southport ©
Southport is a city in Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States, near the mouth of the Cape Fear River. On the 6th (Fri), take a leisurely stroll along Southport Pier and RIverwalk, then learn about winemaking at Silver Coast Winery Tasting Room, and then paddle through the water with The Adventure Kayak Company - Day Tours.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Southport day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Southport takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Southport are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Ocala.

Things to do in Southport

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours
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The Adventure Kayak Company - Day Tours ©
The Adventure Kayak Company - Day Tours
Silver Coast Winery Tasting Room ©
Silver Coast Winery Tasting Room

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Ocala

Ocala ©
Ocala is a city located in Northern Florida. On the 7th (Sat), get a taste of life in the country at Gypsy Gold Horse Farm, then trot along with Cactus Jack's Trail Rides, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Don Garlits Museum of Drag Racing, work some fitness into your day at Sholom Park, and then get interesting insight from Canyons Zip Line & Canopy Tours.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Ocala trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Southport to Ocala in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In November, Ocala is somewhat warmer than Southport - with highs of 76°F and lows of 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Dawson Springs.

Things to do in Ocala

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Scuba & Snorkeling
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Gypsy Gold Horse Farm ©
Gypsy Gold Horse Farm
Scuba & Snorkeling
Canyons Zip Line & Canopy Tours ©
Canyons Zip Line & Canopy Tours

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Dawson Springs

Dawson Springs ©
Dawson Springs is a home rule-class city in Hopkins and Caldwell counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Dawson Springs online vacation planner.

Explore your travel options from Ocala to Dawson Springs with the Route module. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ocala to Dawson Springs due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ocala in November, things will get slightly colder in Dawson Springs: highs are around 59°F and lows about 38°F. On the 9th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dawson Springs

Nature · Parks
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Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park ©
Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park

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