6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Ducktown
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Sevierville
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
End: New York City

1
night
Nashville

Nashville ©
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 17th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage, get engrossed in the history at Lotz House Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Plantation.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Nashville itinerary planner .

New York City to Nashville is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Nashville are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ducktown.

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
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Andrew Jackson's Hermitage ©
Andrew Jackson's Hermitage
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Belle Meade Plantation ©
Belle Meade Plantation

2
nights
Ducktown

Ducktown ©
Ducktown is a city in Polk County, Tennessee, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): experience rural life at Mercier Orchards and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Morganton Point Recreation Area and then admire the sheer force of Amicalola Falls State Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ducktown sightseeing planning app .

Traveling by car from Nashville to Ducktown takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Ducktown is 1 hour. Traveling from Nashville in July, expect nights in Ducktown to be about the same, around 66°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 84°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Sevierville.

Things to do in Ducktown

Parks Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Blue Ridge, Amicalola Falls State Park, River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
Amicalola Falls State Park ©
Amicalola Falls State Park
Morganton Point Recreation Area ©
Morganton Point Recreation Area
River Rafting & Tubing

2
nights
Sevierville

Sevierville ©
Lying at the foothills of the Great Smokies, Sevierville is a friendly tourist town with plenty of Southern charm.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museum of the Cherokee Indian, sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and finally catch some excitement at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork and then take in the dramatic scenery at Mingo Falls.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sevierville trip itinerary website .

Drive from Ducktown to Sevierville in 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Sevierville can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sevierville

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Gatlinburg, Cherokee, Roaring Fork, Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster
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Museum of the Cherokee Indian ©
Museum of the Cherokee Indian
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Mingo Falls ©
Mingo Falls

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