8 days in Gatlinburg, Myrtle Beach & Louisville Itinerary

8 days in Gatlinburg, Myrtle Beach & Louisville Itinerary

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Gatlinburg
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Myrtle Beach
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Louisville
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Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©

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 31st (Mon), cool off at Dollywood.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Gatlinburg trip planner.

Chicago to Gatlinburg is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, subway, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Gatlinburg is 1 hour. When traveling from Chicago in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Gatlinburg, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

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Dollywood ©
Dollywood

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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Myrtle Beach: North Myrtle Beach (Cherry Grove Pier & J & L Kayaks, LLC Kayak Tours and Rentals). Next up on the itinerary: experience the excitement of Myrtle Beach SkyWheel, see Ash Myrtle Beach ATV Tours, take a pleasant ride with Wampee Stables, and take in the waterfront at Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Gatlinburg to Myrtle Beach takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Gatlinburg in June, Myrtle Beach is a bit warmer at night with lows of 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Adventure

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Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum ©
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel ©
Myrtle Beach SkyWheel
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Break Out

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Louisville

Louisville ©

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 5th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at 21c Museum Hotel.

Before you visit Louisville, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from Myrtle Beach to Louisville takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Myrtle Beach in June since evenings lows in Louisville dip to 67°F. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Louisville

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21c Museum Hotel ©
21c Museum Hotel
The Belvedere ©
The Belvedere

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