Located just south of Virginia and west of North Carolina, and nestled against the hilly, green expanses of Cherokee National Park, Johnson City, Tennessee is a hidden gem with history and natural beauty to spare. Nearby Tri-Cities Regional Airport (TRI) serves Johnson City, Bristol, and Kingsport, bringing in those visitors clamoring for a taste of true mountain living. Whether it's the hiking, camping, or fishing, vacations in Johnson City will bring out the rugged outdoorsman in anyone.
Transportation from TRI
There are many hotels in Johnson City, especially along nearby I-26 and I-81, so you'll be able to get a good night's rest for your Johnson City adventures. Getting from Tri-Cities Regional Airport to your hotel is pretty simple. One option is to rent a car—there are a half-dozen rental companies located in the airport, with their service counters all situated conveniently next to the baggage claim area. If you prefer, the airport also has plenty of taxis waiting for visitors fresh off their Johnson City flights. Once you're on the move, it's only about a 17-mile drive south to downtown Johnson City.
Cheap airfare for flights to Johnson City can be easily found on Travelocity, allowing you to save money that you can use to splurge on things like tents, backpacks, and other outdoor gear. Once you're ready, you can tackle nearby Buffalo Mountain, Elk River Falls, or even the ultimate outdoor adventure—the Appalachian Trail, parts of which are a quick drive from Johnson City.
Explore Johnson City
For those craving the crisp air and rolling tree-covered hills that eastern Tennessee is famous for, find one of the many Johnson City flight deals on Travelocity, and get ready to take in the rugged yet pristine scenery of Johnson City and its environs. And don't forget that Travelocity can save you up to $537 when you book a hotel and flight at the same time.