6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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Fly
1
Memphis
— 1 night
Drive
2
Franklin
— 1 night
Drive
3
Sevierville
— 3 nights
Fly

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1
night
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 27th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Graceland and then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio. On the 28th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks, then appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then take an in-depth tour of Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Memphis online holiday planner.

Denver to Memphis is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. In October, Memphis is a bit warmer than Denver - with highs of 77°F and lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Franklin.

Things to do in Memphis

Highlights from your trip
Sun Studio ©
Must see
Sun Studio
4.8
Graceland
Must see
Graceland
4.4

1
night
Franklin

More than just a charming Southern city, Franklin continues to receive accolades for its downtown Main Street district that has brings up words like "romantic," "small town," and "best place to visit" from numerous media sources.
Leiper's Fork has been added to your itinerary. On the 29th (Thu), shop like a local with David Arms Gallery, don't miss a visit to Leiper's Fork, take in the exciting artwork at The Copper Fox Gallery, then witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, and finally go on a hair-raising tour with Franklin on Foot.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Franklin travel planner.

Drive from Memphis to Franklin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. October in Franklin sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 52°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sevierville.

Things to do in Franklin

Tours · Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Leiper's Fork ©
Landmark
Leiper's Fork
4.0
Franklin on Foot ©
Ghost / Vampire Tour
Franklin on Foot
4.9
Lotz House Museum ©
Must see
Lotz House Museum
4.8

3
nights
Sevierville

Lying at the foothills of the Great Smokies, Sevierville is a friendly tourist town with plenty of Southern charm.
Get out of town with these interesting Sevierville side-trips: Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine (in Pigeon Forge), Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Newfound Gap Road, Rockefeller Memorial, &more) and Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse (in Gatlinburg). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 31st (Sat) at Dollywood. And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, catch some excitement at Rocky Top Mountain Coaster, see the interesting displays at Titanic Museum Attraction, and learn about winemaking at Tennessee Homemade Wines.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Sevierville day trip website.

Getting from Franklin to Sevierville by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Franklin to Sevierville is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in October, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sevierville

Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Dollywood ©
Must see
Dollywood
4.2
Titanic Museum Attraction ©
Specialty Museum
Titanic Museum Attraction
4.5

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