6 days in Memphis & Pigeon Forge Itinerary

6 days in Memphis & Pigeon Forge Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tennessee tour planner

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Memphis
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Pigeon Forge
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Memphis

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Peabody Ducks, Graceland and Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid. On the 21st (Fri), don't miss a visit to The Peabody Ducks, make a trip to Graceland, look for gifts at Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid, then contemplate the long history of National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and finally steep yourself in history at Sun Studio.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Memphis holiday planner.

Dallas to Memphis is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 71°F. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll travel to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Pigeon Forge

— 2 nights

Center of Fun in the Smokies

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
On the 22nd (Sat), stop by Try My Nuts Company.

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Traveling by car from Memphis to Pigeon Forge takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus, subway, and car. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Memphis in June since evenings lows in Pigeon Forge dip to 66°F. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries

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