11 days in Tennessee Itinerary

11 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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Ocoee
— 1 night
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Nashville
— 2 nights
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Pigeon Forge
— 3 nights
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Memphis
— 2 nights

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Ocoee

Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore the activities along Ocoee Outdoors, Inc. and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Ocoee day trip planning site.

New York City to Ocoee is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Ocoee

Nature · Parks · Adventure

Side Trip

Benton Falls Hike
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River Rafting & Tubing
Benton Falls Hike ©
Benton Falls Hike

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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 8th (Wed), get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, see a show at Grand Ole Opry, and then visit Downtown Nashville.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Nashville road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Ocoee to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ocoee to Nashville. In July in Nashville, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 70°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Lost River Cave, Lotz House Museum
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Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe

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Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
Get in touch with nature at River Rafting & Tubing and Mount LeConte. There's lots more to do: sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, take in the waterfront at The Island in Pigeon Forge, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and find something for the whole family at Dollywood.

For maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Pigeon Forge online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Nashville to Pigeon Forge in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, subway, and car. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Sugarlands Distilling Company, Mount LeConte, River Rafting & Tubing
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Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
River Rafting & Tubing
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Memphis side-trips: Horseshoe Tunica (in Tunica) and Craighead Forest Park (in Jonesboro). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street, and appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Memphis online visit planner.

You can drive from Pigeon Forge to Memphis in 7.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car, bus, and subway. The time zone difference when traveling from Pigeon Forge to Memphis is minus 1 hour. In July in Memphis, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 74°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Fun & Games · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Horseshoe Tunica, Craighead Forest Park
Highlights from your plan
Graceland
Graceland
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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