Here's a sample itinerary for a pet-friendly drive from Gatlinburg to Indianapolis with your dog or cat. If you're planning a road trip to Indianapolis, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Find the best dog parks, pet-friendly accommodations and hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members and GoPetFriendly. Scroll down to see all the pet-friendly stops along the way.
11:00 am start in Gatlinburg
drive for about 2 hours
1:09 pm Crossville
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:09 pm
drive for about 2.5 hours
4:45 pm Mammoth Cave National Park
stay overnight at Mammoth Cave National Park - Maple Springs Equestrian Campground
leave the next day around 11:00 am
day 1 driving ≈ 5 hours
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11:00 am leave from Mammoth Cave National Park - Maple Springs Equestrian Campground
drive for about 3 hours
2:15 pm Waldron (Indiana)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:15 pm
drive for about 45 minutes
4:00 pm arrive in Indianapolis
stay at Mammoth Cave National Park - Maple Springs Equestrian Campground
day 2 driving ≈ 4 hours
Crossville (3 answers)
questions about Crossville:
Mammoth Cave National Park (14 mentions)
Mammoth Cave National Park (1 mention)
Dinosaur World - Kentucky (1 mention)
pet-friendly hotels around Mammoth Cave National Park:
Mammoth Cave National Park - Maple Springs Equestrian Campground
The Lodge at Mammoth Cave
Mammoth Cave National Park - Mammoth Cave Campground
Rock Cabin Camping
Singing Hills Campground and RV Park
Mammoth Cave Jellystone Park Camp Resort
Quality Inn Cave City
Masters Inn Cave City
Skyline Drive-In 3 (1 mention)
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Indianapolis.
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