8 days in Asheville & Gainesville Itinerary

8 days in Asheville & Gainesville Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Fort Myers, Florida
Fly:  3 h 45 min
1
Asheville
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  6 h 15 min
2
Gainesville
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
End: Fort Myers, Florida

4
nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kids will enjoy River Rafting & Tubing and Chimneys Picnic Area. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Asheville: Sugarlands Distilling Company (in Gatlinburg), Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Ramsey Cascades, Roaring Fork, &more) and Pigeon Forge (Four Sisters Old Time Photo, Pigeon Forge Snow, &more). There's much more to do: browse the exhibits of Biltmore, take in nature's colorful creations at The North Carolina Arboretum, view the masterpieces at New Morning Gallery, and make a trip to Chatlos Memorial Chapel.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Asheville holiday app.

Fort Myers to Asheville is an approximately 4- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Fort Myers in June, expect Asheville to be slightly colder, temps between 83°F and 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Gainesville.

Things to do in Asheville

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge, Sugarlands Distilling Company, River Rafting & Tubing
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Biltmore ©
Biltmore
River Rafting & Tubing
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area

3
nights
Gainesville

Gainesville ©
Kids will enjoy Florida Museum of Natural History and Lubee Bat Conservancy.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Gainesville road trip site.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Asheville to Gainesville in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Asheville in June, expect Gainesville to be somewhat warmer, temps between 90°F and 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Gainesville

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Carson Springs Wildlife Conservation Foundation ©
Butterfly Rainforest ©
Butterfly Rainforest
Florida Museum of Natural History ©
Florida Museum of Natural History

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