7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Rocky Top
— Few hours
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Sevierville
— 2 nights
3
Pigeon Forge
— 1 night
4
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
5
Bryson City
— 1 night

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Rocky Top

Rocky Top ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Norris Dam State Park. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): see human ingenuity at work at Norris Dam State Park, examine the collection at Green McAdoo Cultural Center, and then take an in-depth tour of Museum of Appalachia.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Rocky Top day trip planner.

Jacksonville to Rocky Top is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Rocky Top when traveling from Jacksonville in August, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sevierville.

Things to do in Rocky Top

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Clinton
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Norris Dam State Park ©
Norris Dam State Park
Green McAdoo Cultural Center ©
Green McAdoo Cultural Center
Museum of Appalachia ©
Museum of Appalachia

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Sevierville

Sevierville ©
Lying at the foothills of the Great Smokies, Sevierville is a friendly tourist town with plenty of Southern charm.
You've now added Forbidden Caverns to your itinerary. On the 5th (Mon), explore the fascinating underground world of Forbidden Caverns, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tennessee Legend Distillery - Newport Hwy, and then learn about winemaking at Hillside Winery. On the next day, get a taste of the local shopping with Smoky Mountain Knife Works, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Panther Creek State Park, and then learn about winemaking at Spout Spring Estates Winery and Vineyard.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Sevierville trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Rocky Top to Sevierville in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Sevierville can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Sevierville

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Old Tennessee Distilling, Spout Spring Estates Winery and Vineyard, Panther Creek State Park
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Tennessee Legend Distillery - Newport Hwy ©
Zipline
Smoky Mountain Knife Works ©
Smoky Mountain Knife Works

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Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Smoky Mountain Popcorn Co., Pigeon Forge Gem Mine, Three Bears General Store, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): stop by The Old Mill Candy Kitchen, make a splash at Dollywood, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, thensee the interesting displays at Smoky Mountain Knife Works, and finally stop by Three Bears General Store.

Plan trip to Pigeon Forge with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Pigeon Forge is very close to Sevierville. In August, daily temperatures in Pigeon Forge can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Smoky Mountain Knife Works
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Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine ©
Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine
Dollywood ©
Dollywood
Parrot Mountain & Gardens ©
Parrot Mountain & Gardens

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Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
On the 9th (Fri), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get interesting insight from Tours, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, get to know the fascinating history of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin, take in the exciting artwork at Fowler's Clay Works, thenstop by Ole Smoky Candy Kitchen at The Village, and finally do a tasting at Tennessee Homemade Wines.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Gatlinburg trip itinerary maker.

Gatlinburg is very close to Pigeon Forge. In August, daily temperatures in Gatlinburg can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bryson City.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Zipline

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Bryson City

Bryson City
The location of an old Cherokee village, Bryson City embraces a quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains.
To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bryson City sightseeing tool.

You can drive from Gatlinburg to Bryson City in 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Gatlinburg in August: high temperatures in Bryson City hover around °F and lows are around °F. You will leave for home on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in Bryson City

Outdoors Parks Nature

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