5 days in West Tennessee Itinerary

5 days in West Tennessee Itinerary

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5 days in West Tennessee Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Shiloh
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Jackson
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Memphis
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Los Angeles

1
day
Shiloh

Shiloh ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): stop by Shiloh Museum and Gift Shop, examine the collection at Buford Pusser Home and Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Shiloh National Cemetery, and finally witness the site of a historic battle at Shiloh National Military Park.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Shiloh online road trip planner .

Los Angeles to Shiloh is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Los Angeles to Shiloh, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in March, things will get a bit cooler in Shiloh: highs are around 63°F and lows about 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Jackson.

Things to do in Shiloh

Shopping Museums Nature

Side Trip

Buford Pusser Home and Museum
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Shiloh National Military Park ©
Shiloh National Military Park
Buford Pusser Home and Museum ©
Buford Pusser Home and Museum

1
night
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson is the county seat of Madison County, Tennessee. On the 9th (Sat), examine the collection at Rusty's TV and Movie Car Museum, admire the majestic nature at Cypress Grove Nature Park, and then immerse yourself in nature at Pinson Mounds State Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Jackson sightseeing planning tool .

Traveling by car from Shiloh to Jackson takes 1.5 hours. March in Jackson sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 38°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Jackson

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pinson Mounds State Park
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Pinson Mounds State Park ©
Pinson Mounds State Park
Rusty's TV and Movie Car Museum ©
Rusty's TV and Movie Car Museum
Cypress Grove Nature Park ©
Cypress Grove Nature Park

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks, look for gifts at Memphis Music, then don't miss a visit to Beale Street, then pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and finally see the interesting displays at Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Graceland and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Memphis Zoo.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Memphis online route builder .

Drive from Jackson to Memphis in 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio