6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

Start: Charleston
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Nashville
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Charleston

3
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Downtown Franklin and Tennessee State Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Carter House and Lotz House Museum. When in Nashville, make a side trip to see Carnton in Franklin, approximately 30 minutes away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and admire the masterpieces at Frist Center for the Visual Arts.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Nashville travel itinerary creator.

Charleston to Nashville is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Charleston in January; daily highs in Nashville reach 49°F and lows reach 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
Lane Motor Museum ©
Lane Motor Museum
Carnton ©
Carnton
Carter House ©
Carter House

2
nights
Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©
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.
Head to Tanger Outlet Sevierville and Alewine Potteryfor plenty of shopping. Let the collections at Hollywood Star Cars Museum and Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Roaring Fork, cruise along Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook, examine the collection at Titanic Museum, and stop by The Apple Barn and Cider Mill.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Pigeon Forge custom trip planner.

Drive from Nashville to Pigeon Forge in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Traveling from Nashville to Pigeon Forge, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January in Pigeon Forge, expect temperatures between 47°F during the day and 29°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Gatlinburg, Sevierville, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Highlights from your plan
Tanger Outlets Sevierville ©
Tanger Outlets Sevierville
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Laurel Falls ©
Laurel Falls

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