4 days in Smoky Mountains & Cherokee Itinerary

4 days in Smoky Mountains & Cherokee Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Smoky Mountains & Cherokee holiday planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

— Few hours
— 3 nights


Brevard ©
Brevard is a city in Transylvania County, North Carolina, United States, with a population of 7,609 as of the 2010 Census. On the 12th (Thu), take in the exciting artwork at Local Color, learn about all things military at WNC Military History Museum, and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Crystal Mountain Gem Mine.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Brevard driving holiday planner.

Charleston to Brevard is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Charleston in November, things will get a bit cooler in Brevard: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cherokee.

Things to do in Brevard

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Crystal Mountain Gem Mine ©
Crystal Mountain Gem Mine
Local Color ©
Local Color
WNC Military History Museum ©
WNC Military History Museum


Cherokee ©
The center of Cherokee culture in the eastern part of the country, the town named after this Native American tribe serves as a base camp for hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains.
Get out of town with these interesting Cherokee side-trips: Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum (in Maggie Valley), Barber Orchard Fruitstand (in Waynesville) and Highlands (Bridal Veil Falls, Dry Falls, &more). And it doesn't end there: try to win big at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, view the masterpieces at Dogwood Crafters, and take in the dramatic scenery at Mingo Falls.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Cherokee online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Brevard to Cherokee in 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Cherokee

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Highlands, Maggie Valley, Barber Orchard Fruitstand, Dogwood Crafters
Highlights from your plan
Mingo Falls ©
Mingo Falls
Museum of the Cherokee Indian ©
Museum of the Cherokee Indian
Wheels Through Time Transportation Museum ©