12 days in Fort Myers & Gatlinburg Itinerary

12 days in Fort Myers & Gatlinburg Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chicago
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Fort Myers
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Gatlinburg
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Chicago

5
nights
Fort Myers

Bring the kids along to Fishing Charters & Tours and IMAG History & Science Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Fort Myers Beach (in Fort Myers Beach), Ted Sperling Park (in Sarasota) and Siesta Key (Crescent Beach & Siesta Beach).

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Fort Myers trip itinerary maker tool.

Chicago to Fort Myers is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Fort Myers. Traveling from Chicago in July, expect Fort Myers to be a bit warmer, temps between 91°F and 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Fort Myers

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Naples, Siesta Key, Fort Myers Beach, The Dali Museum, Ted Sperling Park
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Siesta Beach ©
Siesta Beach
Saint Pete Beach ©
Saint Pete Beach

6
nights
Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Bring the kids along to Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies and Zipline. Venture out of the city with trips to Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Ramsey Cascades & Hen Wallow Water Falls) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Hartford). There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Dollywood, test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Pigeon Forge, take a leisurely stroll along The Island in Pigeon Forge, and putt your heart out at Hillbilly Golf.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Gatlinburg travel planner.

Fly from Fort Myers to Gatlinburg in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Fort Myers in July, Gatlinburg is slightly colder at night with lows of 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Dollywood ©
Dollywood
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies ©
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

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