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Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity) overview

Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity) is a friendly locale distinct for its museums and parks, and known for its historical sites and college atmosphere. You'll enjoy the ample café and dining choices, along with activities like rafting and fishing. Visitors can explore the campus and neighborhood around Tennessee Wesleyan College and Hiwassee College. A stop at places like Veterans Memorial Park and McMinn County Living Heritage Museum will create some memories. Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity) is a family-friendly destination while offering something for everyone.

Where to stay in Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity)

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity) has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity) with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity) hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity) hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity)

Fly in to Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), 42.1 mi (67.8 km) from downtown Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity). Chattanooga, TN (CHA-Chattanooga Metropolitan) is the next closest major airport, 44.2 mi (71.1 km) away.

What to see around Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity)

The area's museums and cultural sights stand out, and places to visit include:
  • • McMinn County Living Heritage Museum
  • • Sequoyah Birthplace Museum
  • • Museum Center at 5ive Points
  • • Fort Southwest Point
  • • Blount County Historical Museum
Its parks and hiking trails offer a glimpse of the natural beauty, and favorite spots for nature lovers include:
  • • Veterans Memorial Park
  • • McMinn Field
  • • Knox Park
  • • Heritage Park
  • • Regional Park
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir—or simply browse:
  • • Bradley Square Mall
  • • Foothills Mall
  • • Woodmere Mall Shopping Center
Enjoy the university setting or the collegiate vibe around the area of:
  • • Tennessee Wesleyan College
  • • Hiwassee College
  • • Bryan College
  • • Cleveland State Community College
  • • Lee University
Here are some favorite choices:
  • • Rock Springs Golf Course
  • • Cook Park
  • • Ridgewood Golf Club
  • • White Oaks Golf Course
  • • Lost Sea Adventure

When to visit Athens - Sweetwater (and vicinity)

If you're still deciding when to visit, here are the seasonal norms to help you plan:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 66°F day, 26°F night
  • April-June: 88°F day, 40°F night
  • July-September: 88°F day, 51°F night
  • October-December: 77°F day, 26°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 15.24 inches
  • April-June: 13.58 inches
  • July-September: 13.35 inches
  • October-December: 13.58 inches