4 days in Franklin Itinerary

4 days in Franklin Itinerary

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— 3 nights


Franklin is a town in Franklin Township, Macon County, North Carolina, United States, within the Nantahala National Forest. Family-friendly places like River Rafting & Tubing and Rose Creek Mine will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Franklin side-trips: Pincu Pottery (in Bryson City) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Cades Cove & Clingmans Dome). There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Wayah Bald Lookout Tower, go deep underground at Mason's Ruby & Sapphire Mine, get your game on at The Factory Franklin, and admire the sheer force of Dry Falls.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Franklin trip planner.

In August, daytime highs in Franklin are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Franklin

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bryson City, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Highlands
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River Rafting & Tubing
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Cades Cove ©
Cades Cove