8 days in Franklin Itinerary

8 days in Franklin Itinerary

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— 7 nights


Franklin ©
Franklin is a town in Franklin Township, Macon County, North Carolina, United States, within the Nantahala National Forest. Wayah Bald Lookout Tower has been added to your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Franklin: Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Clingmans Dome, Cades Cove, &more), Yellow Branch Pottery & Cheese (in Robbinsville) and Mercier Orchards (in Blue Ridge). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Anna Ruby Falls, trek along Bartram Trail, try to win big at Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee, and discover the riches below the earth's surface at Old Cardinal Gem Mine.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Franklin trip site.

Expect a daytime high around 70°F in October, and nighttime lows around 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Franklin

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Helen, Casino at Harrah’s Cherokee, Brasstown Bald, Dry Falls
Highlights from your plan
Wayah Bald Lookout Tower ©
Wayah Bald Lookout Tower
Cades Cove ©
Cades Cove
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome