8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Tampa
— 1 day
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Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
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Charleston
— 2 nights
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Asheville
— 2 nights

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Tampa

Tampa ©

Big Guava

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Tampa trip planning app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Tampa. In October, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Tampa

Theme Parks
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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay ©
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

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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.
Spend the 26th (Mon) exploring nature at Great Smoky Mountains National Park. There's much more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, explore and take pictures at Newfound Gap Road, learn about winemaking at Tennessee Homemade Wines, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Gatlinburg journey planning app.

You can fly from Tampa to Gatlinburg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Tampa in October, things will get little chillier in Gatlinburg: highs are around 74°F and lows about 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Fort Sumter National Monument, steep yourself in history at Nathaniel Russell House, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Battery & White Point Gardens. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable tour with Tours, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, and finally capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Charleston itinerary planner.

You can fly from Gatlinburg to Charleston in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Gatlinburg in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Charleston, with lows of 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Asheville.

Things to do in Charleston

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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours
Battery & White Point Gardens ©
Battery & White Point Gardens

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Asheville

Asheville ©

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): kick your exploration up a notch at Navitat Canopy Adventures - Asheville Zipline and then explore and take pictures at Blue Ridge Pkwy. On the next day, get a dose of the wild on Tumblestone Tours and Transportation, then learn the secrets of beer at BREW-ed, and then look for gifts at Instant Karma Asheville.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Asheville route planning site.

Getting from Charleston to Asheville by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Charleston in October: high temperatures in Asheville hover around 70°F and lows are around 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Navitat Canopy Adventures - Asheville Zipline ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy ©
Blue Ridge Pkwy
BREW-ed ©
BREW-ed

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