5 days in Chattanooga, Nashville & Knoxville Itinerary

5 days in Chattanooga, Nashville & Knoxville Itinerary

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Chattanooga
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Nashville
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Knoxville
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Chattanooga

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.
On the 7th (Sat), observe the fascinating underwater world at Tennessee Aquarium, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lookout Mountain, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Ruby Falls.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Chattanooga vacation planner.

Atlanta to Chattanooga is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Chattanooga can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums
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Ruby Falls ©
Ruby Falls
Lookout Mountain ©
Lookout Mountain
Tennessee Aquarium ©
Tennessee Aquarium

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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.
Nashville is known for nightlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, see a show at Grand Ole Opry, steep yourself in history at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smith Creek Moonshine.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Nashville online itinerary planner.

Drive from Chattanooga to Nashville in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chattanooga to Nashville. In November, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Knoxville.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

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Knoxville

Knoxville ©
A gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville embraces music culture.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Old Tennessee Distilling, examine the collection at Smoky Mountain Knife Works, enjoy breathtaking views from Sunsphere Tower, then make a trip to Market Square, and finally make a trip to Strong Alley (Graffiti Alley).

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Knoxville trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Nashville to Knoxville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Knoxville due to the time zone difference. In November in Knoxville, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Knoxville

Shopping · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Smoky Mountain Knife Works, Old Tennessee Distilling
Highlights from your plan
Smoky Mountain Knife Works ©
Smoky Mountain Knife Works
Market Square ©
Market Square
Sunsphere Tower ©
Sunsphere Tower

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