3 days in West Tennessee Itinerary

3 days in West Tennessee Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Memphis
— 1 night
2
Jackson
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Graceland, thenpause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and then contemplate the long history of Sun Studio. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, look for gifts at Memphis Music, thentry to win big at Horseshoe Tunica, and finally try to win big at Gold Strike Casino.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Memphis tour itinerary planner.

Springfield to Memphis is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Springfield in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Memphis: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Jackson.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trip

Tunica
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Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
Horseshoe Tunica ©
Horseshoe Tunica
Gold Strike Casino ©
Gold Strike Casino

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Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson is the county seat of Madison County, Tennessee. Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Rusty's TV and Movie Car Museum, thendo a tasting at Century Farm Winery, thensample the fine beverages at Samuel T Bryant Distillery, and finally contemplate the long history of Casey Jones Village.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Jackson trip app.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Jackson takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Memphis in August, Jackson is a bit cooler at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jackson

Wineries Museums Historic Sites
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Samuel T Bryant Distillery ©
Samuel T Bryant Distillery
Century Farm Winery ©
Century Farm Winery
Rusty's TV and Movie Car Museum ©
Rusty's TV and Movie Car Museum