7 Destinations Way Out East In Tennessee That Are So Worth The Drive

East Tennessee is one of the most stunning parts of the country, but because it’s full of mountains, valleys, and national parks, it can be a little bit of a drive to get to anything. That said, it’s always worth the drive, and these seven spots that we’ve highlighted here are the best of the best. They show off the natural beauty of the region while providing the most bang for your buck. So if you’re looking for a good payoff when it comes to the miles and hours you’ll spend driving the state, look no further than these East Tennessee destinations.

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While you’re out in East Tennessee, be sure to spend some time in this gorgeous small town that everyone should visit at least once.