15 days in Georgia & Tennessee Itinerary

15 days in Georgia & Tennessee Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States tour planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

15 days in Georgia & Tennessee Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly + taxi:  2​h 45​min
1
Savannah
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
2
Atlanta
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Nashville
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Maryville
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Gatlinburg
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
End: Charlotte


Learn more about your trip

1
night
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour and then take a stroll through Savannah Historic District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): make a trip to River Street Savannah, walk around Forsyth Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, then admire the striking features of Mickve Israel Temple, then stroll the grounds of Bonaventure Cemetery, and finally stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery.

Planning Savannah trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Charlotte to Savannah is an approximately 3-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Charlotte in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Savannah, with lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Ghost & Vampire Tours
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

2
nights
Atlanta

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Georgia Aquarium, examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola, and then admire the majestic nature at Chastain Park. Here are some ideas for day two: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Atlanta driving holiday planning app .

You can fly from Savannah to Atlanta in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Atlanta are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola

2
nights
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 15th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Graceland, then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, then contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks, and finally make a trip to Beale Street. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then try to win big at Horseshoe Tunica.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Memphis itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Memphis takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Atlanta to Memphis, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Horseshoe Tunica
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

3
nights
Nashville

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Nashville is known for nightlife, museums, historic sites, fun & games, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, explore the galleries of Andrew Jackson's Hermitage, take a stroll through Downtown Nashville, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Nashville trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Maryville.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Neighborhoods Tours

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

1
night
Maryville

Maryville ©
Maryville is a city and the county seat of Blount County, Tennessee, in the southeastern United States. On the 20th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Abrams Falls Trail, then cruise along Cades Cove, then learn about winemaking at Blue Goose Farm and Vineyards, and finally take a memorable drive along Foothills Parkway Southwest Parking.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Maryville trip itinerary planning app .

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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Maryville

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Highlights from your plan
Cades Cove ©
Cades Cove
Foothills Parkway Southwest Parking ©
Abrams Falls Trail ©
Abrams Falls Trail

4
nights
Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg ©
Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Venture out of the city with trips to Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park) and Biltmore (in Asheville). There's still lots to do: sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Pigeon Forge, make a splash at Dollywood, and examine the collection at Titanic Museum Attraction.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Gatlinburg online trip planner .

You can drive from Maryville to Gatlinburg in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Biltmore
Highlights from your plan
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Dollywood ©
Dollywood

Similar Plans

26 days in Georgia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in Tennessee BY A USER FROM BRAZIL January, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Tennessee & Louisville BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Tennessee BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Tennessee BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in New York City, Tennessee & Wyoming BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in Georgia & Tennessee BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 1 day in Tennessee BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Tennessee BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Tennessee BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Georgia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans