11 days in Tennessee Itinerary

11 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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Nashville
— 1 night
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Maryville
— 1 night
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Gatlinburg
— 3 nights
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Chattanooga
— 2 nights
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Chattanooga
— 2 nights
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Memphis
— 1 night

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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 14th (Mon), see a show at Grand Ole Opry, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and then sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), steep yourself in history at Lotz House Museum, and then visit Downtown Nashville.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Nashville trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Nashville. In October, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Maryville.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville

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Maryville

Maryville ©
Maryville is a city and the county seat of Blount County, Tennessee, in the southeastern United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Abrams Falls Trail, identify plant and animal life at Cades Cove, then learn about winemaking at Blue Goose Farm and Vineyards, and finally admire all the interesting features of Foothills Parkway Southwest Parking.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Maryville online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Nashville to Maryville takes 3 hours. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October, daytime highs in Maryville are 74°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Maryville

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Cades Cove ©
Cades Cove
Foothills Parkway Southwest Parking ©
Foothills Parkway Southwest Parking
Abrams Falls Trail
Abrams Falls Trail

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Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Change things up with a short trip to Biltmore in Asheville (about 1h 30 min away). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, get in on the family fun at 7D Dark Ride Adventure, make a splash at Dollywood, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Gatlinburg journey site.

Getting from Maryville to Gatlinburg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in October, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge, Biltmore, Rockefeller Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Dollywood ©
Dollywood
Biltmore ©
Biltmore

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Chattanooga

Chattanooga ©
Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
On the 20th (Sun), explore the fascinating underground world of Raccoon Mountain Caverns, have fun and explore at Wayne-O-Rama, then partake in some friendly competition at Escape Experience - Chattanooga Escape Room Games, then stop by Moon Pie General Store, and finally snap pictures at Walnut Street Bridge. Keep things going the next day: take in the history at Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park and then explore the activities along Adventures Unlimited.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Chattanooga day trip app.

Traveling by car from Gatlinburg to Chattanooga takes 3 hours. In October, daytime highs in Chattanooga are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Adventures Unlimited
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Adventures Unlimited ©
Adventures Unlimited
Walnut Street Bridge ©
Walnut Street Bridge

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Chattanooga

Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Lookout Mountain, then explore the fascinating underground world of Ruby Falls, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Tennessee Aquarium. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take some stellar pictures from Rock City, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Chattanooga Whiskey Experimental Distillery, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, use the Chattanooga trip itinerary planning website.

Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Rock City
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ruby Falls ©
Ruby Falls
Lookout Mountain ©
Lookout Mountain

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Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 24th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Graceland, contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street, and finally stop by Lansky.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Memphis driving holiday planning website.

Fly from Chattanooga to Memphis in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Chattanooga to Memphis is minus 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Graceland
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
Lansky ©
Lansky

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