9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Pigeon Forge
— 1 night
2
Greensboro
— 1 night
3
Atlantic Beach
— 5 nights
4
Richmond
— 1 night

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night
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.
On the 17th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin, then find something for the whole family at 7D Dark Ride Adventure, and then find something for the whole family at Paula Deen's Lumberjack Feud.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Pigeon Forge day trip planning app.

Frankfort to Pigeon Forge is an approximately 7-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Frankfort in September, with highs in Pigeon Forge at 83°F and lows at 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Greensboro.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Theme Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

7D Dark Ride Adventure, Spas, Noah Bud Ogle Cabin
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Paula Deen's Lumberjack Feud ©
Paula Deen's Lumberjack Feud
Noah Bud Ogle Cabin ©
Noah Bud Ogle Cabin
Spas

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night
Greensboro

Greensboro ©
Greensboro is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): walk around Burlington Parks & Recreation.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Greensboro road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Pigeon Forge to Greensboro takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in September, and nighttime lows around 63°F. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sat) before leaving for Atlantic Beach.

Things to do in Greensboro

Parks

Side Trip

Burlington Parks & Recreation
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Burlington Parks & Recreation ©
Burlington Parks & Recreation

5
nights
Atlantic Beach

Atlantic Beach ©
Atlantic Beach is a town in Carteret County, North Carolina, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cape Lookout National Seashore and Rachel Carson Reserve. Take a break from the city and head to Hammocks Beach State Park and Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Atlantic Beach: Core Sound Waterfowl Museum & Heritage Center (in Harkers Island), Pine Cliffs Recreation Area - Neusiok Trail (in Havelock) and Riverfront Park, Swansboro, NC (in Swansboro). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at The Point, examine the collection at Aurora Fossil Museum, admire the majestic nature at Goose Creek State Park, and stroll through Hoop Pole Creek Nature Trail.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Atlantic Beach trip builder app.

Getting from Greensboro to Atlantic Beach by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Greensboro in September since evenings lows in Atlantic Beach dip to 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Richmond.

Things to do in Atlantic Beach

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Beaufort, Harkers Island, Swansboro, Fort Benjamin Park, Aurora Fossil Museum
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Rachel Carson Reserve ©
Rachel Carson Reserve
Hammocks Beach State Park ©
Hammocks Beach State Park
The Point ©
The Point

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Richmond

Richmond ©
The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): take a stroll through Fan District, stroll around Capitol Square Park, explore the landscape on two wheels at Virginia Capital Trail, wander the streets of Short Pump Mall, then trek along Deep Run Park, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Richmond online road trip planner.

You can drive from Atlantic Beach to Richmond in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Atlantic Beach in September, Richmond is little chillier at night with lows of 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Richmond

Parks · Neighborhoods · Outdoors
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Capitol Square Park ©
Capitol Square Park
Virginia Capital Trail ©
Virginia Capital Trail
Fan District ©
Fan District

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