6 days in Tampa, Great Smoky Mountains National Park & Asheville Itinerary

6 days in Tampa, Great Smoky Mountains National Park & Asheville Itinerary

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1
Tampa
— 1 night
2
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 2 nights
3
Asheville
— 2 nights

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Tampa

Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
On the 14th (Tue), find something for the whole family at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sacred Heart Catholic Church and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampa online vacation maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Tampa. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Tampa

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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay ©
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Sacred Heart Catholic Church ©
Sacred Heart Catholic Church

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Rockefeller Memorial, thentrek along Alum Cave Trail, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, and finally walk around Chimneys Picnic Area. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Indian Creek Falls, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Ramsey Cascades, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Tampa to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Traveling from Tampa in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

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nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at New Morning Gallery, thenlet the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and then sample the tasty concoctions at New Belgium Brewing Company. Keep things going the next day: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, thentake in the exciting artwork at Asheville Gallery of Art, thenexplore the galleries of Biltmore, and finally get outside with Brookside Guides.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Asheville trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Asheville. In July, daily temperatures in Asheville can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

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Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Food Tours
New Belgium Brewing Company ©
New Belgium Brewing Company

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