21 days in Williamstown & Tennessee Itinerary

21 days in Williamstown & Tennessee Itinerary

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Williamstown
— 2 nights
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Gatlinburg
— 5 nights
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Chattanooga
— 3 nights
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Nashville
— 4 nights
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Jackson
— 3 nights
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Memphis
— 3 nights

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Williamstown

Williamstown ©
Williamstown is a home-rule-class city in Grant and Pendleton counties in the U.S. On the 8th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of William Arnold Log House and then shop like a local with Damselfly Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: sample the fine beverages at Hartfield & Co., get into the urban bustle at Cane Ridge Meetinghouse, and then examine the collection at Ark Encounter.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Williamstown online trip itinerary maker.

Austin to Williamstown is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Austin to Williamstown. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Austin in May, with highs in Williamstown at 75°F and lows at 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Williamstown

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Paris, The Edge of Appalachia Preserve System, EAT Gallery, Damselfly Gallery, John Rankin House
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Damselfly Gallery ©
Damselfly Gallery
Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter
John Rankin House ©
John Rankin House

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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.
Head to Fowler's Clay Works and Paul Murray Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Smoky Mountain Knife Works and Titanic Museum Attraction will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Gatlinburg side-trips: Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail & Clingmans Dome) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Hartford). And it doesn't end there: sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, contemplate the long history of Walker Sisters' Cabin, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Gatlinburg sightseeing app.

Drive from Williamstown to Gatlinburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. In May, daily temperatures in Gatlinburg can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge, Smoky Mountain Knife Works, River Rafting & Tubing
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Fowler's Clay Works ©
Fowler's Clay Works
River Rafting & Tubing
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at In-Town Gallery and Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields. Do your shopping at Hart Gallery Tennessee and Lodge Factory Store. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chattanooga: Ocoee (River Rafting & Tubing & Adventures Unlimited). There's still lots to do: cast your line with a fishing tour, sample the fine beverages at Chattanooga Whiskey Experimental Distillery, explore the engaging exhibits at Wayne-O-Rama, and admire the masterpieces at River Gallery.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Chattanooga trip planner.

Getting from Gatlinburg to Chattanooga by car takes about 3 hours. May in Chattanooga sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Ocoee, Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields, Lodge Factory Store, Signal Point
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Adventures Unlimited ©
Adventures Unlimited
Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields ©
Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields

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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.
Get some cultural insight at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and Belle Meade Plantation. Get some historical perspective at Lotz House Museum and Andrew Jackson's Hermitage. Get out of town with these interesting Nashville side-trips: Franklin (Carter House, Carnton, &more). There's much more to do: catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, view the masterpieces at Gallery 202, see the interesting displays at RCA Studio B, and stop by White's Mercantile.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Nashville road trip planner.

You can drive from Chattanooga to Nashville in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Chattanooga to Nashville is minus 1 hour. In May, daytime highs in Nashville are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Jackson.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Franklin
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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville

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Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson is the county seat of Madison County, Tennessee. Let the collections at Legends of Tennessee Music Museum at the Carnegie and Rusty's TV and Movie Car Museum capture your imagination. Step out of the city life by going to Shiloh National Military Park and Pinson Mounds State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Jackson side-trips: Parkers Crossroads (Parkers Crossroads Battlefield Tour & The Parker's Crossroads Battlefield Association). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Samuel T Bryant Distillery, do a tasting at Century Farm Winery, and stop by Carriage House Antique Market & Cafe'.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Jackson route app.

Traveling by car from Nashville to Jackson takes 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Jackson are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Jackson

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Parkers Crossroads, Shiloh National Military Park, Pinson Mounds State Park, Crown Winery
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Samuel T Bryant Distillery ©
Samuel T Bryant Distillery
Shiloh National Military Park ©
Shiloh National Military Park
Pinson Mounds State Park ©
Pinson Mounds State Park

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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 a sense of the local culture at Graceland and Sun Studio. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel and St. Peter Catholic Church. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, stop by Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid, see the interesting displays at Stax Museum of American Soul Music, and contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Memphis using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jackson to Memphis takes 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Memphis are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©
Graceland
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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