6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

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6 days in Tennessee Itinerary

Start: Columbus
Fly:  3​h 15​min
1
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Memphis
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Sevierville
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Columbus

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Gallery 202, then stop by Country View Market, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary's of the Seven Sorrow Catholic Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Goodlettsville Antique Mall, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, explore the galleries of Lotz House Museum, view the masterpieces at David Arms Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at The Copper Fox Gallery, and finally get engrossed in the history at McLemore House.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Nashville trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Columbus to Nashville is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Columbus to Nashville, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Columbus in November: highs in Nashville hover around 62°F, while lows dip to 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Franklin, Goodlettsville Antique Mall, Country View Market
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Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country View Market ©
Country View Market

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.
On the 9th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Graceland, then contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, then contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks, and finally don't miss a visit to Beale Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Covington's Historic Square, then steep yourself in history at S.Y. Wilson and Company, then steep yourself in history at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter Catholic Church.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Memphis road trip planning app .

You can drive from Nashville to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in November, and nighttime lows around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Sevierville.

Things to do in Memphis

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

S.Y. Wilson and Company, Covington's Historic Square
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

1
night
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 11th (Mon): browse the different shops at Old Forge Plaza, take in the exciting artwork at Paul Murray Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at Fowler's Clay Works, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, and finally learn about winemaking at Tennessee Homemade Wines. On the next day, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, steep yourself in history at Little Greenbrier School, contemplate the long history of Walker Sisters' Cabin, then revel in the low prices at Tanger Outlets Sevierville, and finally examine the collection at Smoky Mountain Knife Works.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Sevierville road trip planner .

Getting from Memphis to Sevierville by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Memphis to Sevierville is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Memphis in November since evenings lows in Sevierville dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sevierville

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Old Forge Plaza
Highlights from your plan
Sugarlands Distilling Company ©
Sugarlands Distilling Company
Tennessee Homemade Wines ©
Tennessee Homemade Wines
Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine ©
Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine

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