7 days in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg Itinerary

7 days in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg Itinerary

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Pigeon Forge
— 1 day
2
Gatlinburg
— 5 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): get in touch with nature with Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park, shop like a local with Smoky Mountain Knife Works, and then stop by Christmas Place.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Pigeon Forge tour planner.

Durham to Pigeon Forge is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and car. In August, daily temperatures in Pigeon Forge can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Sevierville
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Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park ©
Foxfire Mountain Adventure Park
Christmas Place ©
Christmas Place
Smoky Mountain Knife Works ©
Smoky Mountain Knife Works

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nights
Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Noah Bud Ogle Cabin and Little Greenbrier School will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to River Rafting & Tubing and Raft Outdoor Adventures. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gatlinburg: Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Clingmans Dome & Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, try for a hole-in-one at Hillbilly Golf, steep yourself in history at Walker Sisters' Cabin, and get a taste of the local shopping with Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Gatlinburg trip itinerary site.

Gatlinburg is just a stone's throw from Pigeon Forge. August in Gatlinburg sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Hartford
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River Rafting & Tubing
Raft Outdoor Adventures ©
Raft Outdoor Adventures
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail

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