6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

Start: Oklahoma City
Fly + taxi:  7​h
1
Gatlinburg
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Memphis
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Oklahoma City

3
nights
Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Visit Noah Bud Ogle Cabin and Walker Sisters' Cabin for their historical value. Take a break from the city and head to Roaring Fork and River Rafting & Tubing. There's much more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, steep yourself in history at Little Greenbrier School, look for gifts at Three Bears General Store, and take in the dramatic scenery at Ramsey Cascades.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Gatlinburg online travel planner .

Oklahoma City to Gatlinburg is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Oklahoma City to Gatlinburg is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Three Bears General Store, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork

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.
On the 14th (Fri), examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, then examine the collection at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, and then take a stroll through Downtown Nashville.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Nashville trip website .

Getting from Gatlinburg to Nashville by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Gatlinburg to Nashville is minus 1 hour. June in Nashville sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe

1
night
Memphis

Memphis ©
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 15th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, then pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street, and finally look for gifts at A. Schwab.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Memphis trip planner .

You can drive from Nashville to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Memphis are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Memphis

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
Beale Street ©
Beale Street

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