7 days in Tennessee Itinerary

7 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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1
Cookeville
— 1 night
2
Pigeon Forge
— 3 nights
3
Cosby
— 1 night
4
Ocoee
— 1 night

1
night
Cookeville

Cookeville ©
Cookeville is a city in Putnam County, Tennessee, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Window Cliffs State Natural Area, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tennessee Legend Distillery, and then immerse yourself in nature at Cummins Falls State Park.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Cookeville trip itinerary planning website.

Springfield to Cookeville is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. In August, daytime highs in Cookeville are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Cookeville

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Window Cliffs State Natural Area
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Window Cliffs State Natural Area ©
Window Cliffs State Natural Area
Cummins Falls State Park ©
Cummins Falls State Park
Tennessee Legend Distillery ©
Tennessee Legend Distillery

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Dollywood and Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies. There's lots more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, stroll through Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, find something for the whole family at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, and stroll around Metcalf Bottoms Picnic Area.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Pigeon Forge trip planner.

Drive from Cookeville to Pigeon Forge in 2.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in August, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cosby.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg
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Dollywood ©
Dollywood
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies ©
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
Zipline

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night
Cosby

Cosby is an unincorporated community in Cocke and Sevier counties in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then walk around Cosby Picnic Area.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Cosby trip app.

You can drive from Pigeon Forge to Cosby in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in August, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Ocoee.

Things to do in Cosby

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

Hartford, Cosby Picnic Area
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River Rafting & Tubing
Zipline

1
night
Ocoee

Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ocoee Outdoors, Inc..

To see photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Ocoee trip maker site.

You can drive from Cosby to Ocoee in 2.5 hours. August in Ocoee sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ocoee

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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River Rafting & Tubing

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