6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Drive:  6​h 30​min
1
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Nashville
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Sevierville
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  3​h
End: Atlanta

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art and then get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, then explore the galleries of Stax Museum of American Soul Music, and then contemplate the long history of Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Memphis attractions planner.

Atlanta to Memphis is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Memphis is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 91°F in July, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites
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2
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.
On the 8th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Lane Motor Museum, then admire the majestic nature at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, then examine the collection at Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally examine the collection at The George Jones. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Frist Art Museum, see the interesting displays at RCA Studio B, then take in the history at Stones River National Battlefield, and finally get engrossed in the history at Cooter’s Museum and Store Nashville.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nashville road trip planning site .

Drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Sevierville.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Stones River National Battlefield
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Lane Motor Museum ©
Lane Motor Museum
RCA Studio B ©
RCA Studio B
Stones River National Battlefield ©

1
night
Sevierville

Sevierville ©
Lying at the foothills of the Great Smokies, Sevierville is a friendly tourist town with plenty of Southern charm.
On the 10th (Wed), examine the collection at Christ in the Smokies Museum & Gardens, steep yourself in history at Mingus Mill, then steep yourself in history at Oconaluftee Indian Village, and finally admire the masterpieces at Cherokee Heritage Museum and Gallery.

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Traveling by car from Nashville to Sevierville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Sevierville is 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Sevierville can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sevierville

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cherokee, Christ in the Smokies Museum & Gardens, Mingus Mill
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Oconaluftee Indian Village ©
Oconaluftee Indian Village
Mingus Mill ©
Mingus Mill

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