6 days in Memphis & Nashville Itinerary

6 days in Memphis & Nashville Itinerary

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Memphis
— 2 nights
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Nashville
— 3 nights

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Memphis

Memphis

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

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.
On the 23rd (Mon), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Pyramid Vodka and then contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street, examine the collection at Graceland, and then look for gifts at Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Memphis trip planner.

Baltimore to Memphis is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Baltimore to Memphis is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Baltimore in September, expect nights in Memphis to be about the same, around 68°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 87°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nashville.

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Graceland
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Sun Studio
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Nashville

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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.
Do your shopping at Hatch Show Print and The Avenue Murfreesboro. Downtown Nashville and Lotz House Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with a short trip to Jim Warren Park in Franklin (about 36 minutes away). There's still lots to do: catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and contemplate the long history of Andrew Jackson's Hermitage.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Nashville road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Memphis in September, Nashville is a bit cooler at night with lows of 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

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