7 days in Miami, Northeast Georgia Mountains & Great Smoky Mountains National Park Itinerary

7 days in Miami, Northeast Georgia Mountains & Great Smoky Mountains National Park Itinerary

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Miami
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Blairsville
— 1 night
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Helen
— 1 night
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Miami

Miami ©

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Bayside Marketplace, then enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, and then wander the streets of Lincoln Road.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Miami road trip planner.

Fort Lauderdale to Miami is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Miami are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Blairsville.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

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Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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Blairsville

Blairsville ©
Blairsville is a city in Union County, Georgia, United States. On the 12th (Sun), admire the majestic nature at Vogel State Park, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Brasstown Bald, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Helton Creek Falls.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Blairsville visit site.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Miami to Blairsville takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Miami in July, expect Blairsville to be a bit cooler, temps between 84°F and 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Helen.

Things to do in Blairsville

Nature · Parks
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Brasstown Bald ©
Brasstown Bald
Vogel State Park ©
Vogel State Park
Helton Creek Falls ©
Helton Creek Falls

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Helen

Helen ©

Georgia's Alpine Village

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then admire the sheer force of Anna Ruby Falls, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally get your game on at Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Helen vacation website.

Traveling by car from Blairsville to Helen takes an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Helen

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Nature
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Anna Ruby Falls ©
Anna Ruby Falls
Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf ©
Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf
River Rafting & Tubing

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©

A Wondrous Diversity of Life

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.
Get in touch with nature at Mount LeConte and Chimneys Picnic Area. There's still lots to do: hike along Alum Cave Trail, take in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome, admire the sheer force of Indian Creek Falls, and appreciate the history behind Rockefeller Memorial.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Helen to Great Smoky Mountains National Park with the Route module. In July in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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Indian Creek Falls ©
Indian Creek Falls
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

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