15 days in Nashville, Knoxville & Pigeon Forge Itinerary

15 days in Nashville, Knoxville & Pigeon Forge Itinerary

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Nashville
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Knoxville
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Pigeon Forge
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Nashville — 2 nights

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 27th (Mon), examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and then sample the fine beverages at Nelson's Green Brier Distillery. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery, sample the fine beverages at Tennessee Legend Distillery, then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Nashville trip itinerary app.

Windsor, Canada to Nashville is an approximately 4-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Windsor to Nashville. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Windsor in June: high temperatures in Nashville hover around 36°C and lows are around 22°C. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Knoxville.
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Knoxville

A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
On the 29th (Wed), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Knoxville tour planning website.

Drive from Nashville to Knoxville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. June in Knoxville sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Pigeon Forge.
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Pigeon Forge — 11 nights

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pigeon Forge: Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Clingmans Dome & Cades Cove) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Hartford). Pack the 1st (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at The Island in Pigeon Forge. Next up on the itinerary: make a splash at Dollywood, stroll around Chimneys Picnic Area, identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork, and see the interesting displays at Titanic Museum Attraction.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Pigeon Forge vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Knoxville to Pigeon Forge takes an hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.
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