4 days in Great Smoky Mountains National Park & North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

4 days in Great Smoky Mountains National Park & North Carolina Mountains Itinerary

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 2 nights
2
Asheville
— 1 night

2
nights
Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©
Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park is known for wildlife, nature, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Chimneys Picnic Area, identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Clingmans Dome, and get to know the fascinating history of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park online road trip planner.

New York City to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from New York City in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Great Smoky Mountains National Park: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Asheville.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome

1
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Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 13th (Mon), do a tasting at Biltmore, thenview the masterpieces at Lexington Glassworks, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Asheville route builder website.

Take a bus from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Asheville in 3 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Asheville can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

Tours Museums Wineries
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Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Food Tours
Lexington Glassworks ©
Lexington Glassworks

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