Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Gatlinburg to Cincinnati. If you're planning a road trip to Cincinnati, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
11:00 am start in Gatlinburg
drive for about 1 hour
12:03 pm Knoxville
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:03 pm
drive for about 46 minutes
1:49 pm Pioneer
stay overnight and leave the next day around 11:00 am
day 1 driving ≈ 2 hours
11:00 am leave from Pioneer
drive for about 1.5 hours
12:44 pm Richmond (Kentucky)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:44 pm
drive for about 2 hours
3:35 pm arrive in Cincinnati
day 2 driving ≈ 3.5 hours
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Rhinegeist Brewery, which was mentioned 4 times.
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
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