5 days in Murfreesboro & South Padre Island Itinerary

5 days in Murfreesboro & South Padre Island Itinerary

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5 days in Murfreesboro & South Padre Island Itinerary

Start: Nashville
Drive:  45​min
1
Murfreesboro
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8​h
2
South Padre Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Nashville

1
night
Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro ©
Murfreesboro is a city in, and the county seat of, Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the history at Stones River National Battlefield, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then hike along Stones River Greenway.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Murfreesboro trip itinerary website .

Nashville to Murfreesboro is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. May in Murfreesboro sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to South Padre Island.

Things to do in Murfreesboro

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Stones River National Battlefield ©
Stones River National Battlefield
Room Escape Games

3
nights
South Padre Island

A vibrant resort town, South Padre Island sits on a barrier island of the same name, located just off the Texas Gulf Coast.
South Padre Island is known for wildlife, adventure, theme parks, classes, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Turtle, Inc., glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and admire the majestic nature at Isla Blanca Park.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our South Padre Island travel planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Murfreesboro to South Padre Island takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Murfreesboro in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in South Padre Island, with lows of 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in South Padre Island

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

South Padre Island Dolphin Research & Sea Life Nature Center
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Sea Turtle, Inc. ©
Sea Turtle, Inc.

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