6 days in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg Itinerary

6 days in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg Itinerary

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6 days in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg Itinerary

Durham
bus + Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
Pigeon Forge
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
Gatlinburg
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly + bus:  5​h
Durham

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take a memorable tour with Foxfire Mountain Adventures, examine the collection at Smoky Mountain Knife Works, and then look for gifts at Christmas Place.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Pigeon Forge travel itinerary creator.

Durham to Pigeon Forge is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Pigeon Forge are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

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Sevierville
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Foxfire Mountain Adventures
Foxfire Mountain Adventures
Smoky Mountain Knife Works ©
Smoky Mountain Knife Works
Christmas Place
Christmas Place

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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.
Get outdoors at Newfound Gap Road and River Rafting & Tubing. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Roaring Fork and Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gatlinburg: Outdoor Adventures, Inc. (in Hartford) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Clingmans Dome & Ramsey Cascades). There's still lots to do: take in the exciting artwork at Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community, steep yourself in history at Little Greenbrier School, play a few rounds at Ripley's Davy Crockett Mini-Golf, and admire the striking features of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Gatlinburg trip generator.

Gatlinburg is very close to Pigeon Forge. In July in Gatlinburg, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Hartford
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River Rafting & Tubing
Newfound Gap Road ©
Newfound Gap Road
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

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