58 days in United States Itinerary

58 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Murphy
— 35 nights
2
Helen
— 3 nights
3
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 3 nights
4
Blue Ridge
— 3 nights
5
Robbinsville
— 3 nights
6
Young Harris
— 2 nights
7
Pigeon Forge
— 3 nights
8
Knoxville
— 3 nights
9
Brasstown
— 2 nights

35
nights
Murphy

Murphy ©
Murphy is a town in and the county seat of Cherokee County, North Carolina, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Charles Hall Museum, Deckers Flea Market, Blue Ridge Olive Oil Company, and other attractions you added. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Murphy: Stinging Fork Falls (in Spring City), Tellico Plains (Conasauga Falls Trail, Cherohala Skyway, &more) and Purdy's Petting Zoo (in Sweetwater). And it doesn't end there: get a taste of life in the country at Two Crows Farm, admire the sheer force of Fire Creek Falls, find something for the whole family at Salty Dog Gem Mine, and do a tasting at Cherokee Cellars Winery.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Murphy trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Murphy. In October in Murphy, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. You'll set off for Helen on the 29th (Fri).

Things to do in Murphy

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Tellico Plains, Brasstown, Stinging Fork Falls, Purdy's Petting Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Hiwassee Dam ©
Hiwassee Dam
Two Crows Farm ©
Two Crows Farm
Charles Hall Museum ©
Charles Hall Museum

3
nights
Helen

Helen ©
A taste of Bavaria right in the heart of Georgia's "Historic High Country," Helen houses just 400 residents but hosts over 200 shops that sell everything from handmade sweaters to Christmas ornaments.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Anna Ruby Falls. On the 30th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Anna Ruby Falls, admire the majestic nature at Unicoi State Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Anna Ruby Falls, thenget interesting insight from Tours, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Dry Falls, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Brasstown Bald, and then see the interesting displays at Charlemagne's Kingdom.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Helen trip planner.

You can drive from Murphy to Helen in an hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Murphy in November since evenings lows in Helen dip to °F. On the 2nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Helen

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Brasstown Bald, Dry Falls
Highlights from your plan
Anna Ruby Falls ©
Anna Ruby Falls
Dry Falls ©
Dry Falls
Anna Ruby Falls ©
Anna Ruby Falls

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cades Cove as well as Clingmans Dome. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork, stroll through Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, appreciate the history behind Rockefeller Memorial, and admire the sheer force of Laurel Falls.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Great Smoky Mountains National Park travel planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Helen to Great Smoky Mountains National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Helen in December, things will get little chillier in Great Smoky Mountains National Park: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Blue Ridge.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Cades Cove ©
Cades Cove
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Cades Cove ©
Cades Cove

3
nights
Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge ©
A small resort town located in Georgia's "Historic High Country," Blue Ridge sits right on the national scenic trail that follows the Appalachian mountain range for over 3,300 km (2,100 mi).
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mercier Orchards as well as Long Creek Falls. On the 6th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Long Creek Falls, hike along Aska Trails, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, thenrelax in the rural setting at Mercier Orchards, and finally stop by Fly Shop Company. Keep things going the next day: learn about all things military at Tabor House and Civil War Museum, thenstroll around Vets Memorial Park, thenstroll through Long Creek Falls, and finally snap pictures at Toccoa River Swinging Bridge.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Blue Ridge vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Blue Ridge. Traveling from Great Smoky Mountains National Park in December, things will get a bit warmer in Blue Ridge: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Robbinsville.

Things to do in Blue Ridge

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ellijay, Amicalola Falls State Park
Highlights from your plan
Long Creek Falls ©
Long Creek Falls
Mercier Orchards ©
Mercier Orchards
Mercier Orchards ©
Mercier Orchards

3
nights
Robbinsville

Robbinsville is a town in Graham County, North Carolina, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cherohala Skyway as well as Santeetlah Lake. Get out of town with these interesting Robbinsville side-trips: Cherokee (Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee, Museum of the Cherokee Indian, &more) and Pincu Pottery (in Bryson City). There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, relax in the rural setting at Wehrloom Honey, delve into the lush surroundings at Nantahala National Forest, and head outdoors with Carolina Outfitters.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Robbinsville visit planner.

Traveling by car from Blue Ridge to Robbinsville takes 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Blue Ridge in December: high temperatures in Robbinsville hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Young Harris.

Things to do in Robbinsville

Outdoors Museums Nature

Side Trips

Cherokee, North Carolina Mountains, Bryson City, Carolina Outfitters
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Stoney Hollow Farm ©
Stoney Hollow Farm
Cherohala Skyway ©
Cherohala Skyway

2
nights
Young Harris

Young Harris ©
Young Harris is a city in Towns County, Georgia, United States. Crane Creek Vineyards has been added to your itinerary. On the 12th (Thu), immerse yourself in nature at Vogel State Park, trot along with a tour on horseback, thendo a tasting at Crane Creek Vineyards, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Old Jail Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Young Harris trip planner.

Traveling by car from Robbinsville to Young Harris takes 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Robbinsville in December; daily highs in Young Harris reach °F and lows reach °F. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Young Harris

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Blairsville, Old Jail Museum
Highlights from your plan
Vogel State Park ©
Vogel State Park
Crane Creek Vineyards ©
Crane Creek Vineyards
Horseback Riding Tours

3
nights
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.
Step out of Pigeon Forge with an excursion to Biltmore in Asheville--about 1h 35 min away. There's much more to do: sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, find something for the whole family at 7D Dark Ride Adventure, see the interesting displays at Titanic Museum Attraction, and test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Pigeon Forge.

To find photos and other tourist information, read Pigeon Forge day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Young Harris to Pigeon Forge takes 3 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Young Harris in December; daily highs in Pigeon Forge reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Knoxville.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Gatlinburg, Biltmore
Highlights from your plan
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Dollywood ©
Dollywood

3
nights
Knoxville

Knoxville ©
A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, identify plant and animal life at Ijams Nature Center, thendon't miss a visit to The Emporium Center for Arts and Crafts, thendon't miss a visit to Market Square, and finally go for a walk through Strong Alley (Graffiti Alley). Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the resident critters at Zoo Knoxville, steep yourself in history at Historic Southern Railway Station, thenlearn about winemaking at Blue Slip Winery, and finally stroll around World's Fair Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Knoxville trip builder.

Drive from Pigeon Forge to Knoxville in an hour. In December in Knoxville, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Brasstown.

Things to do in Knoxville

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Ijams Nature Center ©
Ijams Nature Center
Market Square ©
Market Square
Room Escape Games

2
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Brasstown

Brasstown ©
You've now added River's Rim Studio and Gallery to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): don't miss a visit to River's Rim Studio and Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at Highlander Gallery, thentake a memorable drive along Cherohala Skyway, and then make a trip to Clay's Corner.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, you can read our Brasstown trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Knoxville to Brasstown takes 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You'll set off for home on the 21st (Sat).

Things to do in Brasstown

Outdoors Scenic Drive Museums

Side Trip

Cherohala Skyway
Highlights from your plan
Cherohala Skyway ©
Cherohala Skyway
River's Rim Studio and Gallery ©
River's Rim Studio and Gallery
Highlander Gallery ©
Highlander Gallery