5 days in Pittsburgh, Tennessee & Kentucky's Bluegrass Region Itinerary

5 days in Pittsburgh, Tennessee & Kentucky's Bluegrass Region Itinerary

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Pittsburgh
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Nashville
— 1 night
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Frankfort
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Pittsburgh

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City of Bridges

Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
You'll explore and learn at Bicycle Heaven and Cathedral of Learning. Get a sense of the local culture at Carnegie Museum of Art and Senator John Heinz History Center. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Randyland and take a stroll through Strip District.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Pittsburgh trip itinerary tool.

Erie to Pittsburgh is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Pittsburgh are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums · Neighborhoods
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Bicycle Heaven
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Nashville

Nashville ©

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take in the history at Carter House, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Downtown Franklin, and then see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Nashville.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Nashville holiday builder.

You can fly from Pittsburgh to Nashville in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Pittsburgh to Nashville, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Pittsburgh in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Nashville: temperatures range from 85°F by day to 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Frankfort.

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

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Battlefield
Carter House
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Specialty Museum
Madame Tussauds Nashville
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Historic Walking Area
Downtown Franklin
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Frankfort

Frankfort ©
Frankfort is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the seat of Franklin County. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Switzer Covered Bridge, then sample the fine beverages at Woodford Reserve Distillery, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Buffalo Trace Distillery.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Frankfort trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Nashville to Frankfort in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Frankfort due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Frankfort

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Historic Walking Area
Switzer Covered Bridge
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